GSIS Programs and Services Orientation for NCMB Personnel

Press Release
National conciliation and Mediation Board
February 28, 2017

The National Conciliation and Mediation Board (NCMB) conducted an orientation seminar on GSIS Programs and Services at the NCMB Central Office 5th Floor Conference Room, Arcadia Building, Quezon Avenue, Quezon City on February 17, 2017. It was attended by the officials and employees of NCMB Central Office, Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branches NCR, III, IV-A and IV-B.

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NCMB INVITES PARTNERS TO JOIN LAUNCHING OF SEARCH FOR 2017 OUTSTANDING LMCs FOR INDUSTRIAL PEACE

PRESS RELEASE
NATIONAL CONCILIATION AND MEDIATION BOARD
27 FEBRUARY 2017

National Conciliation and Mediation Board Executive Director Shirley M. Pascual invites social partners to the launching of the 2017’s Search for Outstanding LMC Awards for Industrial Peace on 3 March 2017 at the Labor Governance Learning Center (LGLC), DOLE Building, Intramuros, Manila.

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REQUEST FOR ASSISTANCE SETTLED IN ONE SITTING

GOOD NEWS
Regional Conciliation Branch No. IV B
February 21, 2017

Intramuros, Manila. A bakeshop helper who was assigned in a well-known bakeshop (referred to as the client of the responding party), received the amount of P4,561.00 representing his unpaid salary and corresponding 13th month pay, after an amicable settlement was reached between him and the responding party.

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ELECTRICIAN SEAMAN GETS 1.7 M IN SETTLEMENT OF HIS DISABILITY BENEFITS

GOOD NEWS
National Conciliation and Mediation Board
February 27, 2017

The complaint of William Filosopo Arcilla for disability benefits based on his employment contract was settled after the issue was submitted to conciliation and mediation on November 28, 2016.

In the Branch’s report to Executive Director Shirley M. Pascual, Arcilla filed a SENA/Request for Assistance (RFA) against his manning agency and Manila Shipmanagement & Manning, Inc. before the Regional Conciliation and Mediation Board- National capital region, alleging non-payment of disability benefits.

Conciliator-mediator Cresencia M. Pawingi handled the request. After a series of conferences, Pawingi was able to settle the case on February 9, 2017. With the settlement, Arcilla received P 1,730,750.00.00 as disability benefits.

Arcilla expressed his gratitude to the Branch prompt action to address his grievances. Once again, conciliation-mediation services proved to be fair, fast, non-litigious and economical to both parties.

Pascual commended Pawingi for her efforts in facilitating the settlement of the request.

Arcillas held the position of an electrician on board MV “ST. MYTHOS” until his repatriation to the Philippines sometime March 2016 due to injury.

Manila Shipmanagement & Manning , Inc. is a POEA licensed maritime personnel provider.- Renato R. Canutal

748 employees of Faremo International, Inc. receives P34.6 M in settlement

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National Conciliation and Mediation Board
Regional Branch No. IV-A
17 February 2017

IMUS, CAVITE – “Faremo International, Inc. (Faremo) and its union agreed to resolve its dispute before the Regional Conciliation and Mediation Board IV-A with a settlement of P36,668,821.57 benefitting 748 workers,” NCMB Executive Director Shirley M. Pascual announced today, citing reports from RCMB IV-A Dir. Feliciano R. Orihuela, Jr.

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416 WORKERS BENEFITTED IN SETTLEMENT OF 352 SENA CASES

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National Conciliation and Mediation Board
07 February 2017

The National Conciliation and Mediation Board awarded P6,934,138.97 in total monetary benefits to some 416 workers through the settlement of 352 Requests for Assistance received by the Board through the Single Entry Approach (SEnA) Program for January 2017, NCMB Executive Director Shirley M. Pascual announced today.

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