Signed on April 30, 2015: Declaring Friday, 19 June 2015, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Laoag, Province of Ilocos Norte
Signed on April 30, 2015: Declaring Friday, 8 May 2015, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Camiling, Province of Tarlac
Statement: Secretary of Labor and Employment on the first quarter 2015 SWS survey on adult joblessness
The SWS survey notes that unemployment in the first quarter is the lowest in four-and-a-half years under the administration of the Aquino III administration and describes as “very high” the optimism of those surveyed (38 percent) about the prospects of job availability in the next 12 months.
Interior and local government secretary Mar Roxas personally handed the checks to LCEs representing the nine LGUs of Albay.
Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply.
For public safety reasons and barring unforeseen circumstances, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has moved the partial re-opening of the bridge to light vehicles by mid-May to full opening on June 11 due to the complexity of the rehabilitation activities on the bridge’s superstructure and retrofitting works on its substructure.
“We have the tools and strategies to do this. All we need is focus and serious will to implement the preventive measures we have set in place. We need, for example, to train more trainers who can help us implement our Trafficking in Persons (AIRTIP) Seminars and Capability Enhancement Training (CET) for local community officials,” said Labor Secretary Baldoz.
“RI [Rotary International] District 3800 will continue to actively participate in shaping the direction of the peace process through service projects and public campaigns,” the district resolution reads.
The PNP now has 210 brand new, multi-role patrol jeeps that will be used for law enforcement and disaster response operations.