DOLE extends P3-M livelihood aid to poor Guimaras fishermen

News Release Department of Labor and Employment November 12, 2020 DOLE extends P3-M livelihood aid to poor Guimaras fishermen They used to paddle their wooden bancas when fishing. Now, poor fishermen in Guimaras are sporting motorized boats to harvest the bounties of the seas after receiving P3 million in livelihood assistance from the government. A total continue reading : DOLE extends P3-M livelihood aid to poor Guimaras fishermen

DOLE grants livelihood to marginalized in CAR  

News Release Department of Labor and Employment November 8, 2020 DOLE grants livelihood to marginalized in CAR   In support of the Duterte administration’s objective to end insurgency, the Department of Labor and Employment continues to provide assistance to individuals and marginalized groups in so-called communist infiltrated areas. Just recently, some P3.084 million worth of livelihood continue reading : DOLE grants livelihood to marginalized in CAR  

Jobs set for displaced tourism workers of Samal Is.

News Release Department of Labor and Employment October 24, 2020  Jobs set for displaced tourism workers of Samal Is. Workers heavily relying on tourism industry severely affected by the pandemic were given opportunities by the labor department to engage in alternative jobs and income-generating undertakings. The DOLE Davao regional office adopted the CARESS program or Caring continue reading : Jobs set for displaced tourism workers of Samal Is.

Qatar junks kafala; benefits OFWs

News Release Department of Labor and Employment September 23, 2020 Qatar junks kafala; benefits OFWs The government of Qatar has abolished the “kafala” system in the hiring and employment of migrant workers, a move described by the labor department as “a giant step towards improving the work condition of Filipino workers” in the Arab state. continue reading : Qatar junks kafala; benefits OFWs