The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 2,986 out of 3,615 passed the Medical Technologist Licensure Examination given by the Board of Medical Technology in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cebu and Davao this September 2014.
Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday offered her congratulations to the government of South Korea on the occasion of the 10th anniversary celebration of the Employment Permit System (EPS), a government-to-government arrangement whereby Korean employers who fail to hire local workers are allowed to employ foreign workers in certain Korean industries.
“The data highlights presented by the Human Resource Development Korea (HRD Korea) covering all 15 countries participating in the EPS place the Philippines in a very positive light,” said Philippine Overseas Employment Administration chief Hans Leo J. Cacdac in his report.
Kagayan Evangelical Disaster Response Network (KEDRN), a non-government organization (NGO) in Cagayan de Oro City, built lofts for free as an added feature to the core shelter units constructed by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) for survivors of Typhoon Sendong.
Tacloban City – Regional Director Elias A. Cayanong of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Regional Office No. 8 yesterday reported to Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz that 60 local jobseekers were hired-on-the-spot for local employment in a job fair the regional office conducted last week as part of its employment facilitation program.
Promoting awareness about labor standards and preventing violations of existing labor laws go hand-in-hand in fostering a culture of voluntary labor laws compliance.
In view of a recent report that some Filipino nurses in Saudi Arabia have been exposed to the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday issued a memorandum directing all Philippine Overseas Labor Offices (POLOs) to re-establish their respective daily monitoring systems on MERS-CoV and to undertake measures to ensure the protection of OFWs against the deadly virus.
The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 2,218 out of 2,730 passed the Physician Licensure Examination given by the Board of Medicine in the cities of Manila, Cebu and Davao last August 2014.
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is constructing a new bridge in Kalibo, Aklan that will support the national government program of providing good quality infrastructure that will further give boost to the promotion of trade and tourism.
Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz, joined by her team of undersecretaries, assistant secretaries, and heads of bureaus, services, and attached agencies, yesterday expressed confidence after the Joint Foreign Chambers (JFC) of the Philippines, in a meeting at the DOLE, commended theDepartment’s performance on its Arangkada Philippines Report.