The Philippine Embassy in Tokyo conducted consular missions in Sendai and Hamamatsu from May 16 to 17. The consular missions were done in order to deliver consular and overseas absentee registration services to the Filipino community.
The DOLE Secretary lauds an SC en banc resolution that denied the motion of GAMCA to stop the DOH from implementing the prohibition of the medical referral “decking system.”
For a safer Pampanga, 18 new PNP patrol jeeps arrive in the province on Wednesday, May 20.
Bataan is the first province in the country to have all its economic zones certified labor laws-compliant, under the new Labor Laws Compliance System.
Labor Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz directed POEA chief Hans Leo J. Cacdac to strictly enforce its HSW Reform Package Policy for departing OFWs to Lebanon, and Labor Attache Nilong to coordinate POLO action with the Philippine Embassy in keeping a tight lid in the approval of job orders for HSWs in Lebanon.
This morning, President Benigno S. Aquino III received the World Trade Organization for a courtesy call at the Music Room in Malacañan Palace. In the afternoon, the President received the credentials of the Ambassador of New Zealand, the Ambassador of Laos, the Ambassador of Saudi Arabia, and the Ambassador of Thailand, at the Music Room.
Signed on May 21, 2015: Directing the Formation of a Technical Working Group to study the Proposed Revocation of Proclamation Nos. 111 and 112 (s. 2001)
Signed on May 21, 2015: Creating and designating a building, which stands on two parcels of land, located at 2310 Chino Roces Extension, Makati City, as an Information Technology Center, pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Signed on May 21, 2015: Creating and designating a building, which stands on several parcels of land, located at Doña Remedios Trinidad Highway, Baliwag, Bulacan, as an Information Technology Center, pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916 , as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Signed on May 21, 2015: Designating eight parcels of land, located at Barangay Makiling, Calamba City, Laguna, as an inclusions to the existing YTMI Realty-Special Economic Zone, pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916 as amended by Republic Act No. 8748