DOLE Conducts Assist WELL Job Fair for Filipino Repatriates from Libya

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The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) conducted Assist WELL Job Fair on 28 August 2014 held at the Ichikawa Hall, Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC), Diliman, Quezon City.

Assist WELL is a government program for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) who need to go back to the Philippines due to emergency situations such as war, epidemic, and other similar situation.


Davao City Congressman Nograles Commends more User-Friendly Phil-JobNet

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The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) headed by Undersecretary Danilo P. Cruz, Bureau of Local Employment (BLE) Director Dominique R. Tutay, and Financial and Management Service (FMS) Director Nenita O. Garcia, welcomed Congressman Karlo Alexei B. Nograles, Chair of the House Committee on Labor and Employment of the 16th Congress of the Philippines, in his courtesy visit to the BLE on 17 March 2014.  The visit was to accommodate Congressman Nograles’ call for an orientation meeting on the Enhanced Phil-JobNet (E-PJN), the country’s official job search and labor market information portal. 

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DOLE Meets with Private Sector Companies to Explore Partnerships on LMI 

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) conducted meeting with partners from the private sector companies to discuss potential partnership on 22 July 2014 at Midas Hotel in Pasay City.

Through the Bureau of Local Employment (BLE), DOLE together with the SFI Group of Companies, Career Hub Network Corporation, JobStreet Select Inc., and Quantum X, Inc. have come up with common agreements related to expansion of access to career guidance and improvement of Phil-Job.Net for a more responsive LMI system.

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BLE Conducts 2014 National Consultation Workshop on the SPES Online Database System

The Bureau of Local Employment (BLE) conducted the 2014 National Consultation Workshop on Special Program for Employment of Students (SPES) Online Database System on 25-27 June 2014 at the Bayview Park Hotel in Manila.

The Workshop focused on the proposed development of the SPES Online and Offline Database System. It involved the participation of Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Regional Directors, Technical Support and Services Division (TSSD) Chiefs, SPES Focal Persons in regions, and PESO Managers


JOBNET LogoDOLE Sustains Program Thrust on Job-Skills Matching 

“The year 2013 saw the huge efforts made by the Aquino administration in our nationwide struggle towards overcoming what we deem as the ‘core’ labor and employment issue... the widening gap and disparity on available jobs and needed skills in the Philippine labor market,” Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Rosalinda-Dimapilis Baldoz expressed the commitment of the government in developing measures to address job and skill mismatch in the country.

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SPES AppsBLE Conducts Regional Visits for DOLE ROs with In-House SPES Database System

The Bureau of Local Employment (BLE) has conducted visits in five (5) DOLE Regional Offices (ROs) with existing in-house Special Program for Employment of Students (SPES) Database System from February to March. BLE conducted consultations with DOLE RO III last 29 January, while DOLE RO IV-A, VII, XI and XII were consulted from 4-7 and 11-12 of March.


Tac JFDOLE Conducts Local Employment Job Fair in Tacloban City

More than one thousand job applicants trooped the Local Employment Job Fair organized by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), in partnership with the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) and ABS-CBN Regional Office of the typhoon-hit city. The job fair was conducted at the DOLE-Tacloban City Compound on 20 February 2014.


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