Labor and Employment officers Kempee Royce Cruz and Rio Fe del Valle from the Bureau of Local Employment (BLE) were proclaimed as this year’s Labor Statistics Quiz Champion.
The BLE team bested 22 other DOLE agencies during the competition held on 23 October 2013 at the Ople Hall, DOLE Executive Building, Intramuros, Manila.
Cruz and del Valle gave the BLE its second championship trophy in the DOLE’s Annual Labor Statistics Quiz. Dunhill D. Alcantara and Jayla N. Bitudio from the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration claimed first runners-up, followed by Ma. Bernadette O. Agna and Zydney Lanz C. Cresino of the Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns, second runners-up; Jameson M. Miralles and Reynon E. Arlan of DOLE-National Capital Region, third runners-up; and Atty. Anna Patricia P. Jacobo and Atty. Rene Francis P. Battala of the DOLE-Legal Service, fourth runners-up.
The annual Labor Statistics Quiz, which started in 2002, is anchored on the celebration of the yearly National Statistics Month in October.
The 24th National Statistics Month highlights the vital roles that data and statistics play in the everyday life of the Filipino, as evidenced by this year’s theme, “Statistics that Matter to Every Filipino:.
The DOLE’s annual statistics quiz is organized by the Bureau of Labor and Employment Statistics (BLES).