• Sec. Bello III, along with Asec. Benavidez, former LabSec Roque, & Asec. Aragon, briefs media of an agreement between DOLE & ECOP for the implementation of a National Voluntary Regularization Plan.

  • POEA Adm. Bernard Olalia signs a Cooperation Agreement with Kristin Dadey, Chief of Mission from the IOM PH, & Dr. Maruja Asis, Exec. Dir. of the Scalabrini Migration Ctr., on the conduct of policy research & risk assessment on direct hiring of OFWs.

  • The DOLE Chief welcomes Sen. Richard Gordon at the Build Build Build Jobs Caravan in Subic Bay Freeport Zone. The one-day fair was meant for Hanjin workers who lost their jobs, as well as other jobseekers in Central Luzon.

  • Labor Sec. Bello III & BLE Dir. Dominique Tutay talks with one of the hired-on-the-spot jobseekers at the Build Build Build Jobs Caravan in Subic. A total of 186 jobseekers, 99 of them former Hanjin workers were immediately hired.

  • Sec. Bello III encourages employers at the Build Build Build Jobs Caravan in Subic to hire qualified applicants, especially the displaced Hanjin workers.

  • The DOLE Secretary & OIC Asec. Benjo Benavidez, assures Hanjin workers of assistance in the form of livelihood & re-employment in various construction firms in the country during their dialogue at the OSEC.

  • Sec. Bello III administers the oath of office to Atty. Dione ( Undersecretary); Joel Maglunsod (NMP ED); Salome Siaton (RO6 RD); Lilia Estillore (RO7 ARD), & Lilia Paralla (RO10 ARD), during a ceremony at the DOLE Conf. Rm.