147 displaced musicians in Zamboanga City benefit from DOLE TUPAD #BKBK

ZAMBOANGA CITY – With bars, local pubs and restaurants closing down in an effort to stop the spread of the COVID-19, hundreds of musicians and entertainers in Zamboanga City found themselves jobless.  This led the Department of Labor and Employment IX (DOLE 9) through the Zamboanga City Special Economic Zone Authority (ZAMBOECOZONE) to provide emergency continue reading : 147 displaced musicians in Zamboanga City benefit from DOLE TUPAD #BKBK


Women dressmakers in Zamboanga City receive Kabuhayan Starter Kits

ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Department of Labor and Employment in Region IX (DOLE 9) continues to empower and give assistance to skilled women in Zamboanga City for better income generating opportunities.  Regional Director Atty. Roy L. Buenafe said that DOLE 9 released the amount of PHP 479,125.00 to Las Brillas Mujeres Association to jumpstart the continue reading : Women dressmakers in Zamboanga City receive Kabuhayan Starter Kits


Informal sector workers in Sibuco, Zamboanga del Norte receive emergency employment

  ZAMBOANGA CITY – Some 25 informal sector workers in Barangay Malayal, Sibuco, Zamboanga del Norte whose livelihoods are affected by the imposed community quarantine against COVID-19 received emergency employment from the Department of Labor and Employment IX (DOLE 9).  Barangay Malayal is considered a small barangay with a general population of less than 4,000 continue reading : Informal sector workers in Sibuco, Zamboanga del Norte receive emergency employment


151 returning Filipinos from Sabah arrive in Zamboanga City

ZAMBOANGA CITY, November 13 (DOLE) – A total of 151 Returning Filipinos from Sarawak, Malaysia comprising the sixth batch arrived in Zamboanga City yesterday afternoon at the Zamboanga International Airport (ZIA) aboard Malaysian Airlines.Based on the data released by the Department of Social Welfare and Development, of the returning Filipinos, 34 are from Zamboanga City, continue reading : 151 returning Filipinos from Sabah arrive in Zamboanga City





Project HOPE’s Chilicious Products sold at Kadiwa & Cosechas Fair

  ZAMBOANGA CITY – Beneficiaries of the DOLE-assisted Project HOPE (Helping Others Prosper Economically) Agricultural Cooperative (PHAC) showcased various “Chilicious” Chili products at the Kadiwa on Wheels Mobile Market and Cosechas de Zamboanga from September 4 to October 23, 2020. Both activities were joint initiatives of the Department of Agriculture (DA), Department of Trade and continue reading : Project HOPE’s Chilicious Products sold at Kadiwa & Cosechas Fair


DOLE 9 leads Project HOPE Common Service Facility Inauguration

  ZAMBOANGA CITY – Project HOPE Agricultural Cooperative (PHAC) member-beneficiaries can now manufacture and process more super hots chili products as the new Common Service Facility (CSF) was formally inaugurated yesterday morning at the Demo Farm in Zamboanga Ecozone and Freeport Authority, Talisayan, Zamboanga City. Regional Directors Atty. Roy L. Buenafe of Department of Labor continue reading : DOLE 9 leads Project HOPE Common Service Facility Inauguration



Parents of child laborers in Isabela City Basilan receive DOLE Kabuhayan Starter Kits  

  ZAMBOANGA CITY — Amidst the COVID19 Pandemic, the Department of Labor and Employment IX (DOLE 9) in partnership with the Nagdilaab Foundation, Inc. (NFI), an accredited co-partner (ACP), turned-over Kabuhayan Start Kit to thirty-two (32) individuals who are parents of child laborers in Isabela City on September 18, 2020 at the Isabela City Gymnasium, continue reading : Parents of child laborers in Isabela City Basilan receive DOLE Kabuhayan Starter Kits