DOLE 9 holds webinar for Safety Officers on DOLE-DTI Interim Guidelines

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Capitalizing on the latest technology to effectively implement its programs and services, the Department of Labor and Employment 9 (DOLE 9) staged a series of webinars to 134 Safety Officers in Region 9 using Zoom, a teleconference app.Dubbed as “Coping with the New Normal”, the Capacity Building Webinar for Safety Officer 1 continue reading : DOLE 9 holds webinar for Safety Officers on DOLE-DTI Interim Guidelines


DOLE 9 grants livelihood assistance to Kampung Islam Fisherfolk

ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Department of Labor and Employment 9 (DOLE 9) thru its Zamboanga City Field Office (ZCFO) released a check amounting to Php 999,203.00 representing livelihood assistance to 54 members of the Kampung Islam Fisherfolk Association on August 13, 2020.DOLE 9 Regional Director Atty. Roy L. Buenafe said that the Barangay Kampung Islam continue reading : DOLE 9 grants livelihood assistance to Kampung Islam Fisherfolk


DOLE, DTI 9 monitors Workplace Prevention and Control of COVID-19 in Fishing & Canning Companies

ZAMBOANGA CITY— The Department of Labor and Employment IX (DOLE9) and Department of Trade and Industry IX (DTI9) continue to monitor various private establishments to ensure the compliance to the interim guidelines on workplace prevention and control of COVID-19. DOLE 9 Regional Director Atty. Roy L. Buenafe said that to date, a total of 930 continue reading : DOLE, DTI 9 monitors Workplace Prevention and Control of COVID-19 in Fishing & Canning Companies


Project HOPE Agricultural Cooperative receives financial assistance from DOST 9

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Project HOPE Agricultural Cooperative (PHAC), a DOLE-initiated and assisted livelihood project, received financial assistance from the Department of Science and Technology IX (DOST 9) during a short program held on July 24, 2020 at Project HOPE DEMO Farm, San Ramon, Talisayan Zamboanga City.The check amounting to Php 345,735.00 will be used to continue reading : Project HOPE Agricultural Cooperative receives financial assistance from DOST 9


DOLE 9 to conduct Capacity Building Webinar for Safety Officer 1: Coping with the New Normal

ZAMBOANGA CITY — The Department of Labor and Employment 9 (DOLE 9) in partnership with the DOLE Regional Coordinating Committee 9 will conduct a 2-day free Capacity Building Webinar for Safety Officer 1 dubbed as “Coping in the New Normal” starting August 11, 2020. Regional Director Atty. Roy L. Buenafe shared that this training activity continue reading : DOLE 9 to conduct Capacity Building Webinar for Safety Officer 1: Coping with the New Normal


DOLE 9 assists 393 returning Filipinos from Sabah, Malaysia

 ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Department of Labor and Employment-IX (DOLE 9) together with the members of the Inter-Agency Task Group Western Mindanao –Management of Returning Filipinos from Sabah (IATG-MReFS) welcomed 393 Filipinos during the arrival of the 2nd Batch via M/V Antonia of Aleson Shipping Lines on July 29, 2020 at the Zamboanga International Seaport.According continue reading : DOLE 9 assists 393 returning Filipinos from Sabah, Malaysia



DOLE helps Paraiso Women’s Bakeshop expand business thru DILP

ZAMBOANGA CITY— Members of Paraiso Women’s Bakeshop in Kalawit, Zamboanga del Norte received additional funds of Php 423,325.00 from the Department of Labor and Employment 9 (DOLE 9) for the enhancement of their cake and pastries business. DOLE 9 Regional Director Roy L. Buenafe said that the assistance was made possible under DOLE’s Integrated Livelihood continue reading : DOLE helps Paraiso Women’s Bakeshop expand business thru DILP


La Paz Bakeshop in Naga, Zamboanga Sibugay receives livelihood assistance from DOLE 9

ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Department of Labor and Employment 9 (DOLE 9) thru its Zamboanga Sibugay Field Office turns over a check amounting to PhP 425,905.00 to La Paz Women’s Association for the enhancement of La Paz Women’s Bakeshop in Naga, Zamboanga Sibugay on July 7. DOLE 9 Regional Director Roy L. Buenafe said that continue reading : La Paz Bakeshop in Naga, Zamboanga Sibugay receives livelihood assistance from DOLE 9


DOLE IX provides assistance to returning Filipinos from Sabah, Malaysia

ZAMBOANGA CITY — The Department of Labor and Employment Regional Office IX (DOLE9) provided assistance to 97 returning Filipinos (ReFs) from Sabah, Malaysia on July 5, 2020 at the Zamboanga Port. DOLE9 joined the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration Regional Unit IX (OWWA IX) and the members of the Inter-Agency Task Group Western Mindanao – Management continue reading : DOLE IX provides assistance to returning Filipinos from Sabah, Malaysia


DOLE provides livelihood assistance to dependents of AFP and PNP KIA

ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Department of Labor and Employment Region 9 (DOLE 9) released a check amounting to 540,339.00 pesos representing livelihood assistance to 29 dependents of soldiers killed-in-action (KIA) during the siege in Marawi City, explosions in Lamitan City and rebel encounters in Jolo, Sulu. The said assistance will be in the form of continue reading : DOLE provides livelihood assistance to dependents of AFP and PNP KIA