TACLOBAN CITY – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Regional Office 8 convened the employers and some employees from the hotel and restaurant industry last May 18, 2018 at the Leyte Park Hotel, this city.
The one-day activity dubbed as “Orientation on Effective Techniques on how to comply with Labor Laws, Rules and Regulations” was attended by more than 40 participants representing 13 hotels and 27 restaurants and food chains in Tacloban City.
OIC-Regional Director Cyril L. Ticao of DOLE 8 welcomed the participants and gave the overview of the activity.
He expressed his gratitude to all the employers and employees’ representatives and likewise sought their cooperation and support to the agency’s efforts to respond to the call of regularization.
“With this orientation, we intend to assist you on how you’ll be able to comply with our labor laws putting emphasis on security of tenure and regularization”, said Ticao during his opening remarks.
Aside from the discussion on the different issuances of the department such as D.O. 174, 178 and 184, presentations on inspection forms and preparation of action plan were also provided. Moreover, participants were informed about the Skills Registry System and Public Employment Information System (PEIS).
The session was capped off with an open forum wherein questions and concerns were answered and addressed. (PR)