DOLE issues pay rules on November 25 in Bohol

Pursuant to Resolution No. 9804 promulgated on October 24, 2013, by the Commission on Elections postponing and resetting the October 28, 2013, Barangay Election Day in the entire Province of Bohol to November 25, 2013, Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday issued Labor Advisory No. 9, series of 2013, setting the guidelines on the correct payment of wages for private sector workers in the said province during this day.

DOLE warns illegal OFWs in Saudi against con men

After receiving reports that certain individuals have been posing and misrepresenting themselves as personnel of the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) or of the Philippine Embassy and volunteering to facilitate the repatriation or correction of stay of illegal workers, Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday warned these illegal Filipinos in Saudi Arabia from transacting business with these con men, and urging them to report their criminal activities to Philippine Embassy or POLO officials, or to Saudi authorities.

DILG directs LGUs in Bicol, Eastern Visayas, and MIMAROPA to activate local DRRMCs, monitoring systems

Secretary of Interior and Local Government Mar Roxas today directed all governors and mayors in the Bicol Region, Eastern Visayas and MIMAROPA to activate their local disaster risk reduction and management councils (LDRRMC) and disaster monitoring systems in preparation for a cyclone that may have the makings of a super typhoon.

Librarian Licensure Examination results released in two working days

Republic of the Philippines PROFESSIONAL REGULATION COMMISSION Manila LIBRARIAN LICENSURE EXAMINATION RESULTS RELEASED IN TWO (2) WORKING DAYS The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 382 out of 834 passed the Librarian Licensure Examination given by the Board for Librarians in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cebu, Davao and Legazpi this November 2013. The members […]

PHL Embassy in Tokyo concludes Consular Outreach Program 2013 in Okinawa

The Philippine Embassy in Tokyo successfully concluded its 2013 consular outreach program with the conduct of mobile passport and other consular services held in Okinawa from October 11 to 12. Services ranging from 141 passport renewal applications, three notarization and other consular services, as well as 20 consultations were rendered during said mission.

PCW to conduct GAD Planning and Budgeting Forum for government agencies

From the Philippine Commission on Women The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) will hold a two day back-to-back Gender and Development (GAD) Planning and Budgeting Forum on November 7-8 at the Professional Development Center Auditorium, Commission on Audit in Quezon City. The primary objective of the GPB forum is to orient national line agencies, attached […]