In Metro Manila, DOLE awards P1M to 125 parents to keep their children away from child work

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) National Capital Region Director Alex Avila yesterday reported to Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz that the regional office has awarded last week livelihood grants worth P1 million to 125 parents of child laborers in five Metro Manila barangays to enable them to earn income, and thus keep their children from working as child laborers.


Results of the technical evaluation for upgrading as Professional Electronics Engineer, October 2014

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 1 passed the technical evaluation for the upgrading as Professional Electronics Engineer given by the Board of Electronics Engineering in Manila this October 2014.


DOLE confident of a productive national public employment congress

Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday expressed utmost confidence the 14th National Public Employment Service Office (PESO) Congress, which opened here in a colorful note, will be productive and achieve its goal of preparing the country’s network of PESOs for the opportunities and challenges of the ASEAN integration.


Results of Electronics Engineer Licensure Examination (Middle East), October 2014

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 8 out of 73 passed the Electronics Engineer Licensure Examination and 13 out of 17 passed the Electronics Technician Licensure Examination given by the Board of Electronics Engineering in: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; Al-Khobar and Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and in Doha, Qatar this October 2014.


DOLE: Get experience and skills; join Christmas season job fairs

Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday bared more job fair schedules nationwide for the fourth quarter of 2014, which promise thousands of decent job matching opportunities for graduates and other jobseekers during the Christmas season.


POEA Governing Board bans deployment of OFWs to Yemen

Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday announced that the Governing Board of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration, of which she is the Chairperson, has approved a resolution imposing a total ban on the processing and deployment of all overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) to Yemen, both returning and newly-hired, effective immediately.


75 ambulant vendors, 83 OFW returnees receive P1.3-M livelihood grant

For someone who belongs to a poor family, sustaining a small livelihood activity like vending is a challenge. This is truly so for Alma Timkang, a 36-year old mother from Magsingal, Ilocos Sur, who has been a vendor most of her life but now is brimming with hope for a better life in the future, thanks to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).


Results of technical evaluation for the upgrading as Professional Mechanical Engineer, October 2014

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 35 passed the Technical Evaluation for the Upgrading as Professional Mechanical Engineer given by the Board of Mechanical Engineering in Manila this October 2014.