Boost employment assistance through PESOs – Bello 

News Release Department of Labor and Employment February 4, 2021 Boost employment assistance through PESOs – Bello  National and local government units must work together to boost employment facilitation and upskill and re-tool workers, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said on Wednesday. Leading the inauguration of the Bulacan Public Employment Service Office (PESO) building in Malolos, continue reading : Boost employment assistance through PESOs – Bello 

DOLE safety training is now free

News Release Department of Labor and Employment January 31, 2021 DOLE safety training is now free The mandatory occupational health and safety training in workplaces will be offered to workers and enterprises for free starting this year, the labor department said on Sunday. The new policy is pursuant to the directive of Labor Secretary Silvestre continue reading : DOLE safety training is now free

POEA extends balik-manggagawa online evaluation

News Release Department of Labor and Employment 20 January 2021 POEA extends balik-manggagawa online evaluation Amid the on-going community quarantine, returning workers or Balik Manggagawa (BM) are advised to take advantage of the BM Online Evaluation for an efficient transaction on securing their travel exit clearance, or Overseas Employment Certificates (OEC), the Philippine Overseas Employment continue reading : POEA extends balik-manggagawa online evaluation

400k OFWs sent home  

News Release Department of Labor and Employment January 17, 2021 400k OFWs sent home   More than 400,000 overseas Filipino workers affected by the Covid 19 pandemic had been brought home by the government, the labor department reported on Saturday. Latest figures from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration showed that 8,273 OFWs were transported to their continue reading : 400k OFWs sent home  

ECC: Funds for workers’ benefits remain available

News Release Department of Labor and Employment January 8, 2021 ECC: Funds for workers’ benefits remain available Funds to pay for claims for employees’ compensation benefits for all workers in the public and private sectors who suffered from work-related contingencies, such as sickness, injuries, or death, remain available. This was clarified by Employees’ Compensation Commission continue reading : ECC: Funds for workers’ benefits remain available