An April 1, 2013, press release from the Department of Foreign Affairs: The Philippine Embassy in Lisbon would like to remind the public to be extra cautious in making transactions over the internet with spurious companies and individuals offering employment and issuance of entry/working visas for Portugal.
An April 1, 2013, press release from the Department of Agriculture: The Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PhilMech) will coordinate and provide technical assistance to the establishment of a total of 28 small to large-sized rice processing centers (RPC) costing approximately P421 million, which will help farmers reduce postharvest losses and become less dependent on private millers.
An April 1, 2013, press release from the Department of Foreign Affairs: The Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur said today that Malaysia has imposed new guidelines for barter traders in Sabah and Labuan, notably requiring Filipinos and other foreigners to have passports or seaman’s books in order to enter these areas.
A March 30, 2013, press release from the Department of Foreign Affairs: The Department of Foreign Affairs-Overseas Absentee Voting Secretariat (DFA-OAVS) finished recording a video appeal to encourage Filipinos here and abroad to do their part in in ensuring clean and honest elections in May 2013, in furtherance of last year’s signed agreement between DFA-OAVS and ABS-CBN Corporation to promote overseas absentee voting in support of the network’s campaign “Bayan Mo, iPatrol Mo: Tayo Na!”
An April 1, 2013, press release from the Department of Labor and Employment: Department of Labor and Employment Regional Office No. 6 Regional Director Ponciano M. Ligutom yesterday reported to Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz that the regional office has released P140,000 in grants to the Aklan State University-Ibajay Campus for the livelihood projects of 14 agriculture students under the Department of Labor and Employment’s DOLE’s Youth Entrepreneurship Support (YES) Program.
An April 1, 2013, press release from the Department of Labor and Employment: Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday commended the DOLE Regional Office No. 6 for successfully resolving the retirement benefit claim of a rice mill worker in only about three hours through the Single Entry Approach (SEnA) 30-day conciliation-mediation mechanism.