DOLE sees resurgence of BPOs

News Release Department of Labor and Employment June 14, 2020 DOLE sees resurgence of BPOs The labor department is seeing the resurgence of the business process outsourcing industry in the country in the coming months with big players already posting thousands of additional seats to fill up their manpower requirements. Labor Secretary Silvestre H. Bello continue reading : DOLE sees resurgence of BPOs

Double pay on Independence Day

News Release Department of Labor and Employment June 11, 2020 Double pay on Independence Day As the country commemorates the 122nd Philippine Independence day, workers who will render duties on the regular holiday should get paid twice their regular daily wages, the labor department reminded employers. The double pay scheme is prescribed in Labor Advisory continue reading : Double pay on Independence Day

Statement of Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III on the April Labor Force Survey

Statement On the April Labor Force Survey Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III 5 June 2020 Before the COVID pandemic, the Philippine employment situation was vibrant, expanding at 4.0 percent or 1.6 million net employment generated. When the global pandemic hit, we feared that employment will be impacted badly. We expected these results given that health continue reading : Statement of Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III on the April Labor Force Survey

POEA intensifies online legal assistance

News Release Department of Labor and Employment Philippine Overseas Employment Administration 2 June 2020 POEA intensifies online legal assistance Amid the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) intensifies its anti-illegal recruitment campaign through the online legal assistance program. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, clients personally go to the POEA office continue reading : POEA intensifies online legal assistance