“Last year, there was a huge reduction in the number of Filipinos who have illegally stayed in Korea after their EPS stint, from 30.6 percent in 2012 to only 22.7 percent in 2013. This is a good sign that our aggressive strategy of addressing the issue of illegal staying EPS workers in South Korea is bearing fruit,” said Baldoz
Secretary Baldoz: “The 65 job fairs will be simultaneous nationwide. These will be held in different venues in 16 regions under the overall supervision of the DOLE.”
“While there is no travel restriction or deployment ban to Middle East countries relative to the MERS-CoV, we deem it proper and timely to issue an advisory on precautionary measures so that our OFWs can be guided on the proper steps they need to take to protect themselves,” said Secretary Baldoz.
Secretary Baldoz: “[The DOLE-IBPAP agreement and action plan] is a proactive step to ensure the rights and benefits, including the safety and health, of workers in the information technology and business process management (IT-BPM).”
Republic of the Philippines PROFESSIONAL REGULATION COMMISSION Manila CRIMINOLOGIST LICENSURE EXAMINATION RESULTS RELEASED IN NINE (9) WORKING DAYS The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 4,688 out of 13,873 passed the Criminologist Licensure Examination given by the Board of Criminology in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Tuguegarao […]
Republic of the Philippines PROFESSIONAL REGULATION COMMISSION Manila CHEMICAL ENGINEER LICENSURE EXAMINATION RESULTS RELEASED IN ONE (1) WORKING DAY The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 242 out of 438 passed the Chemical Engineer Licensure Examination given by the Board of Chemical Engineering in Manila this April 2014. The members of the Board of Chemical […]
“This is the highest recorded turn-over rate since the fourth quarter of 2010,” said Baldoz, citing the results of the Labor Turnover Survey (LTS) of the DOLE’s Bureau of Labor and Employment Statistics.
Regional Director of the DOLE Regional Office No. 2 Sixto T. Rodriguez, Jr. yesterday reported to Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz that he and officials of the regional office had met with 33 bus drivers and conductors of the suspended bus transport company, GV Florida Bus Transport, to inform them of the DOLE’s readiness to assist them with their livelihood project.
Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday announced that the DOLE has over 150 job fairs in store for new graduates, the youth, and other job seekers in Metro Manila and other regions this April, May, and up to June 2014. The DOLE has conducted 107 job fairs in March.
There are four regular holidays in the months of April and May, 9 April, a Wednesday, which is Araw ng Kagitingan; 17 April, Maundy Thursday; 18 April, Good Friday; and 1 May, a Thursday, which is Labor Day,” said Baldoz.