DOLE, DOT ink deal on Philippine Tourism Job Fair

DOLE, DOT ink deal on Philippine Tourism Job Fair

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the Department of Tourism (DOT), on Tuesday, 30 August 2022, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the conduct of the “Trabaho, ...
BLE welcomes new OIC-Director in handover ceremony

BLE welcomes new OIC-Director in handover ceremony

28 July 2022 — A handover ceremony was held at the DOLE where Assistant Secretary and former BLE Director Dominique Rubia-Tutay turned over the documents of the agency to her successor, ...

BLE orients CALABARZON reps on local recruitment and placement policies

On 7 July 2022, the Bureau of Local Employment (BLE) oriented DOLE CALABARZON focal persons on the labor department’s policies on local recruitment and placement of workers at the DOLE ...

BLE celebrates its 40th Founding Anniversary

Committed to promoting decent and productive work for Filipino workers, the Bureau of Local Employment (BLE) celebrated its 40th founding anniversary this June 2022. The month-long celebration was filled with ...

BLE celebrates 2022 ICT Month

29 June 2022 – The Bureau of Local Employment held its Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Month celebration via Zoom. With the theme “Dagitab” (Filipino word for electricity or spark), ...

Visa, permit application processes to be simplified for Economic Zones

In pursuit of providing efficient, simplified, and harmonized rules and procedures for the processing of visas and permits for foreign nationals in the Freeport Zones, Labor Secretary Silvestre H. Bello ...

28k jobseekers flock to Kalayaan job fairs offering 151k vacancies

Over 28,600 jobseekers took advantage of the 151,000 local and overseas employment opportunities during the nationwide Trabaho Negosyo Kabuhayan Job and Business Fair in observance of Araw ng Kalayaan on ...

DOLE capacitates LUCs to help address gaps in the changing world of work

Labor Assistant Secretary and Concurrent BLE Director Dominique Rubia-Tutay joined Deputy Director General Rosanna Urdaneta (TESDA) during the Commission on Higher Education – Asian Institute of Management’s Global Academic Leadership ...

DOLE Asec. Rubia-Tutay joins the 2022 CES Executive Leadership and Wellness Camp

Labor Assistant Secretary and Concurrent BLE Director Dominique Rubia-Tutay joined other government executives in the 2022 Career Executive Service (CES) Executive Leadership and Wellness Camp on 25 to 27 May ...

DOLE Asec. Rubia-Tutay receives adjustment in Career Executive Service rank

The Career Executive Service Board (CESB), in their letter dated 07 March 2022, informed Labor Assistant Secretary Dominique Rubia-Tutay that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has signed the adjustment in Career ...

DOLE to implement online application for Alien Employment Permit

The DOLE, through the Bureau of Local Employment, conducted a nationwide face-to-face capacity building on the implementation of the Alien Employment Permit Management System (AEPMS) in Clark, Pampanga on May ...

DOLE supports national survey for HR needs of the IT-BPM Sector

Labor Assistant Secretary and Concurrent BLE Director Dominique Rubia-Tutay served as one of the panel reactors during the Trade and Industry Development (TID) Talks for the IT-BPM Sector on 13 ...

BLE holds Zumba dance workout

12 May 2022 – The Bureau of Local Employment (BLE) Employee Welfare Team (EWT) launches its Zumba dance workout to promote work-life balance in the office and encourage personnel to be ...

DOLE: skills framework for human capital development will sustain recovery efforts

Labor Assistant Secretary and Concurrent BLE Director Dominique Rubia-Tutay expressed the Department of Labor and Employment’s support for the development and advancement of the Philippine Skills Framework (PSF), particularly for ...

BLE highlights DOLE services for employment of PWDs

The Bureau of Local Employment joined the Resources for the Blind, Inc. (RBI) in its webinar titled “Employment Summit for People with Visual Impairment” on 6 May 2022. The Bureau ...

DOLE to improve alien employment regulation by accrediting agents

The Bureau of Local Employment aims to improve alien employment regulation in the Philippines by allowing accredited agents and authorized representatives to process Alien Employment Permits or AEPs and other ...

DOLE supports bills on lifelong learning development

The Bureau of Local Employment (BLE), on behalf of the Department of Labor and Employment, participated in technical discussions called by the Senate Committee on Higher, Technical and Vocational Education ...

DOLE-BLE recertified to ISO 9001:2015 Standard

Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III proudly announced to the DOLE Central Office, including the DOLE-Bureau of Local Employment, through a Memorandum dated 22 July 2021 the agency’s re-certification to the ...

DOLE on Sustaining Recovery Measures for the Tourism Sector

In view of the continuous concerns faced by the tourism sector during the pandemic, the Department of Labor and Employment was invited by the Tourism Congress of the Philippines (TCP) ...

Access to LMI improves youth career optimism

A study assessing the work expectations of Filipino Generation Z students finds positive links between access to labor market information (LMI) and career optimism. The survey, conducted by the Far ...