72 entries vie for recognition in public employment service

The Bureau of Local Employment reports that it received a total of 72 entries for the Secretary’s Bayanihan Service Awards II. A continuation of last year’s commendation of Public Employment Service and Job Placement Offices (PESOs, JPOs) for exemplary efforts and initiatives in their localities amid the pandemic, the BSA II is held in lieu of the Search for Best PESO Awards which was deferred in 2021 due to the pandemic.

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 Region IV-A Workers Organization and Development Program (WODP) Center in Calamba City, Laguna. In her welcome message, Celia Arriola, Chief of the Technical Services and continue reading : BLE orients CALABARZON reps on local recruitment and placement policies

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), the event featured webinars on data privacy and digital transformation. The theme aligns itself with the Department of Information and Communications Technology’s (DICT) theme of continue reading : BLE celebrates 2022 ICT Month

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 III, Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan Administrator Emmanuel D. Pineda, Subic-Clark Alliance for Development Executive Director Carminda Z. Fabros, Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority continue reading : Visa, permit application processes to be simplified for Economic Zones

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 Sunday, June 12. Of this number, 2,405 applicants were assured of immediate employment, while close to 9,537 others were considered as near-hires, Labor Secretary Silvestre continue reading : 28k jobseekers flock to Kalayaan job fairs offering 151k vacancies

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 Program (GALP) Session on 26 May 2022. Said session, which was moderated by Former DOLE Secretary Nieves R. Confesor, gave a refresher on the basics continue reading : DOLE capacitates LUCs to help address gaps in the changing world of work

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 2022 at Nurture Wellness Village, Pulong Sagingan, Barangay Maitim II, West Luzon, Tagaytay. The Wellness Camp is part of the CES Board’s advocacy to promote continue reading : DOLE Asec. Rubia-Tutay joins the 2022 CES Executive Leadership and Wellness Camp

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 Executive Service Officer (CESO) Rank from CESO Rank III to CESO Rank II effective 03 March 2022. ASec. Rubia-Tutay joined 15 career officers who were continue reading : DOLE Asec. Rubia-Tutay receives adjustment in Career Executive Service rank