DOLE wants employers to help workers open bank accounts

DOLE wants employers to help workers open bank accounts

The Department of Labor and Employment called on employers to assist their workers in opening bank and e-money issuer accounts for the sake of promoting “financial inclusivity.” “Paying wages and monetary benefits of workers the digital way helps the...
DOLE wants employers to help workers open bank accounts

DOLE assures aid for families of Abu Dhabi blast casualties

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Wednesday vowed to provide financial aid to the families of the two overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) killed in a gas explosion in Abu Dhabi. The blast occurred on Aug. 31 in a KFC restaurant at Sheikh Rashid Bin Seed...
OFWs may be recalled by former employers — labor chief

OFWs may be recalled by former employers — labor chief

Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello said on Saturday the reopening of economies around the world could lead to the re-hiring of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) by their former employers. “Many governments went ahead of us in easing restrictions. Their industries are...