DOLE, Cebu hotel group called to monitor lifeguard compliance at pools

Morexette B. Erram 05/19/2018

The Cebu City Council called on government agencies and the Hotels, Resorts and Restaurants Association of Cebu (HRRAC) to monitor resorts and hotels for their compliance to a city ordinance that required assigning lifeguards at pools. City…

DOLE suspects 42 companies of labor-only contracting

Futch Anthony Inso 05/03/2018

THERE are 42 commercial establishments in Central Visayas being monitored by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) for being suspected of being engaged in labor-only contracting (LOC). ‚ÄúThis is based on the result of inspections conducted…

42 businesses engage in labor-contracting: DOLE

Futch Anthony Inso 05/03/2018

About 42 businesses were found to be practicing labor only contracting arrangements, the regional office of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-7). DOLE-7 Information Officer Luchel Taniza said they may complete their list of labor-only contracting…

DOLE to assist displaced Boracay workers find new jobs

Jessa Mae O. Sotto and Futch Anthony Inso 04/28/2018

ERVIN Canlas, 26, left the famous tourist destination Boracay Island in Aklan last Wednesday (April 25) with a heavy heart. The six-month closure of the island for rehabilitation gave him no choice but to return to his…

Capitol to set up help desk for OFWs

Morexette B. Erram 01/22/2018

A help desk for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) will soon open in the Capitol Compound. This after the Cebu Provincial Government and the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) to set up…

DOLE to join BPO, mall check

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/17/2018

  THE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) regional office will now conduct fire safety inspections on malls and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) companies to see for themselves if fire safety requirements are being followed. DOLE Director…

DOLE offers livelihood programs for displaced Metro workers

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/07/2018

THE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-7) will meet with the management of Metro Ayala today to discuss the situation of the more than 500 employees displaced by the fire at Metro Ayala. DOLE-7 Director Cyril Ticao…

DOLE orders halt on mall construction

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/06/2018

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-7) ordered a halt to the construction of the mall in N. Bacalso Ave. in Barangay Pahina-Central, Cebu City, after three workers were injured on site. DOLE-7 Information Officer Luchel Taniza…

DOLE to employers: Give 13th month pay

Victor Anthony V. Silva 12/18/2017

AMID the holiday season, the Department of Labor and Employment in Central Visayas (DOLE-7) reminded employers to give their workers their 13th month pay. DOLE-7 OIC-Regional Director Cyril Ticao said questions commonly lodged before their 24/7 hotline…

Violations addressed: DOLE lifts stop work order on MCIA terminal 2

Futch Anthony Inso 09/28/2017

WORK at the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) Terminal 2 project has now resumed, five days after Department of Labor and Employment in Central Visayas (DOLE-7) stopped operations at the construction site last Sunday due to work violations…

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