• DOLE Sec. Silvestre H. Bello III & PH Ambassador to Norway H.E. Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia discuss the working conditions & problems encountered by Filipinos in the Nordic country, during the envoy's courtesy call at the DOLE Central Office.

  • The DOLE Chief presents a token to Israel Ambassador to the PH, H.E. Rafael Harpaz, as the PH govt's appreciation to Israel for hosting about 25,000 Filipinos in their country, during the latter's courtesy call at the OSEC.

  • Fifteen newly promoted & appointed employees of the department, who will be deployed to overseas posts, take their oaths of office before the DOLE Secretary during a ceremony at the DOLE Central Office.

  • Pres. Duterte hands-over to Labor Sec. Bello III the signed RA No. 11058, or "An Act Strengthening Compliance with Occupational Safety & Health Standards" at the Malacañan Palace. Also in photo are ES Medialdea & House Speaker Arroyo (partly hidden).

  • Pres. Duterte, along with ES Medialdea, House Speaker Arroyo, DOLE Sec. Bello III, & TUCP Party List Rep. Mendoza, are joined by Labor & Mgmt Sector leaders during the presentation of landmark law, RA 11058, at the Malacañan Palace.

  • DOLE Sec. Bello III, Pol. Adv. Sec. Tolentino, TUCP Party-List Rep. Mendoza, DOLE Asec. Aragon & OSHC ED Binag, are joined by Labor & Management Sector leaders during the presentation of RA 11058 at the Malacañan Palace.

  • The DOLE Secretary welcomes Seafarers' Rights Int'l Exec. Dir. Deirdre Fitzpatrick & her delegation during a courtesy call at the OSEC. They discussed activities to be conducted for the 1st Regional Meeting on the Fair Treatment of Seafares in Asia.