Secretary Baldoz: “The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority’s assessment and certification results for 2013 shows that of the 901,682 candidates certified by the agency, 50.6 percent, or 456,582, were female, surpassing by 11,482, or two percent, the certified males at 445,100,”
The Department of Foreign Affairs – Office of Consular Affairs (DFA-OCA) wishes to inform the public that DFA NCR-Northeast (Ali Mall, Cubao) is still accepting walk-in passport applications until February 28, 2014.
In the official results of The Heritage Foundation and The Wall Street Journal’s Index of Economic Freedom, the Philippines now ranks 89th out of 178 countries, improving from last year’s 97th out of 177 countries.
Memorandum issued by the Office of the Solicitor General on the deputation of private lawyers and special attorneys
Secretary of Foreign Affairs Albert F. del Rosario and Secretary of Trade and Industry Gregory L. Domingo will meet with their Australian counterparts, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb, to discuss regional and global developments and priorities, areas of mutual interest, and cooperation in international relations and trade.
The Bureau of Customs warns the public against internet scams where victims are befriended online and then promised packages containing gifts and even money that they will be sent and received in exchange for payment of supposedly customs duties and taxes.
The National Statistics Office has released a calendar of the expected release dates of government statistics for 2014.
In accordance with its constitutional mandate to adopt measures to promote morale, efficiency, integrity, responsiveness, and courtesy in the civil service, as well as to strengthen the merit and awards systems, the Civil Service Commission (CSC) administers an annual, nationwide Honor Awards Program (HAP).
Do you know someone you believe is an outstanding public servant; someone you think is worthy to be called a Lingkod Bayani? The Civil Service Commission (CSC) is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Search for Outstanding Public Officials and Employees.
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), through the Philippine Consulate General repatriated more than 4,167 Filipinos from Jeddah and spent close to P70.5 million in assisting distressed overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in 2013, a year best defined as a crisis period due to the mass repatriation and the rush in legalization of work status in the Kingdom Saudi Arabia.