DOLE ups aid to quake victims

News Release Department of Labor and Employment November 5, 2019 DOLE ups aid to quake victims The labor department raised to P200 million the initial employment assistance for workers affected by last week’s earthquakes in Mindanao. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III also requested the board of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) to approve the continue reading : DOLE ups aid to quake victims

Response teams to quake-hit areas

News Release Department of Labor and Employment October 31, 2019 Response teams to quake-hit areas Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III has dispatched senior labor officials and quick response teams to areas in Mindanao hardly hit by the 6.5 magnitude earthquake Thursday morning. Bello said the teams will assess the extent of destruction in workplaces and continue reading : Response teams to quake-hit areas

November holidays: Rules out

News Release Department of Labor and Employment 29 October 2019 November holidays: Rules out There are three holidays in the month of November, the subject of the latest advisory of the labor department prescribing proper payment of wages for private sector workers nationwide. In Labor Advisory No. 11 issued by Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III, continue reading : November holidays: Rules out

More OSH trainers accredited by DOLE

News Release Department of Labor and Employment 29 October 2019 More OSH trainers accredited by DOLE To facilitate the compliance of companies with the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) law, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III issued Labor Advisory 10 series of 2019 identifying three more institutions aside from the Professional Regulation Commission that can provide continue reading : More OSH trainers accredited by DOLE

DOLE expands internship coverage

News Release Department of Labor and Employment 26 October 2019 DOLE expands internship coverage To encourage more individuals to pursue a career in government service, the labor department has expanded the coverage of the Government Internship Program or GIP. In Department Order No 204-A series of 2019, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III allowed individuals aged continue reading : DOLE expands internship coverage

5k jobs in Europe for Pinoys

News Release Department of Labor and Employment 21 October 2019 5k jobs in Europe for Pinoys Fresh job opportunities are being made available for Filipino workers in southern central Europe, the labor department reported yesterday. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said Slovenia is seeking Philippine approval for the deployment of between 2,000 to 5,000 skilled continue reading : 5k jobs in Europe for Pinoys