DOLE expects more OFWs from KSA to return home

Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday said she is confident that more OFWs who have been staying in Saudi Arabia illegally can soon return home to the Philippines after she received a report saying that the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) in Jeddah, headed by Labor Attache Jainal Rasul, had endorsed another 1,481 undocumented OFWs in the region to the Saudi General Service Center (GSCenter) for processing and issuance of exit visas.

DOLE sets up 24/7 information assistance center on donations and volunteers for typhoon relief and recovery

Following the instruction of the President, Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday announced the set-up of a 24/7 information assistance center at the Fourth Floor of Cargohaus, Brgy. Vitalez, NAIA Complex, Paranaque City, to answer queries from the public on the on-going relief and recovery efforts in the wake of the destruction wrought by typhoon Yolanda.

DOLE orders OWWA to assist and care for families of OFWs affected by quake

Days after a 7.2-magnitude earthquake devastated large areas of Bohol and some parts of Cebu, Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz reported that the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA), working quickly to locate families of OFWs who were affected by the earthquake, had identified a total of 15,494 members who would need immediate assistance.

DOLE Wage Order No. NCR-17, s. 2012

REGIONAL TRIPARTITE WAGES and PRODUCTIVITY BOARD NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION Republic of the Philippines Department of Labor and Employment 2/F. 1650 DY International Building cor. San Marcelino Street and Gen. Malvar Street, Malate, Manila Telefax: 527-51-55/400-6765 WAGE ORDER No. NCR-17 PROVIDING A COST OF LIVING ALLOWANCE (COLA) AND INTEGRATING THE EXISTING COLA OF P22 INTO THE […]