THE ROLE OF TRAINING IN DEALING WITH EMERGENCIES

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National Conciliation and Mediation Board
Regional Conciliation and Mediation Board VIII
24 April 2017

“It is inevitable to fall in a state of panic during calamities however we can condition ourselves to stay calm and focused by coming up with a disaster preparedness plan and undergoing continuous training,” Commander of the Civil Disaster and Emergency Management Team Arseñito Colaba said during the orientation lecture on Adapting to, Bearing on, Coping up, and Dealing with Emergencies (ABCDE) held at the NCMB Conference Room of the Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branch VIII on March 31, 2017.

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Sumi Wiring System’s Labor Management Committee KASUMI takes oath

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National Conciliation and Mediation Board
Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branch III
24 April 2017

“If we combined our talents and work together, we get more ideas, and better results. Two and two are not always equal to four; in teamwork they can equal to six or eight.” Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branch III Director Edgar G. Aquino said in his inspirational message before the management and workers of Sumi Wiring Systems Corporation during the Ka-Sumi Oath Taking Ceremony held on March 31, 2017.

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RCMB2 CELEBRATES GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY

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National Conciliation and Mediation Board
April 7, 2017

A groundbreaking ceremony took place for the construction of the building of the National Conciliation and Mediation Board – Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branch No. 2 (NCMB-RCMB2) located at the Regional Government Center, Carig, Tuguegarao City in front of a small crowd, which included local government officials, heads and staff of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), Employer and Employee representatives, and several people from the media.

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RCMB IX STAFF ENHANCE THEIR CONCILIATION AND MEDIATION SKILLS

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National Conciliation and Mediation Board
April 24, 2017

Officer-in-Charge Director Rogen S. Cumba and Supervising LEO Grace Joy Bautista of RCMB IX participated the orientation on Department Order No. 174 or the new “Rules Implementing Articles 106 to 109 of the Labor Code, as Amended” conducted by DOLE IX and the Bureau of Labor Relations at Zamboanga City on April 17, 2017.

The Department Order was signed by DOLE Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III on March 16, 2017 and took effect on April 3, 2017. It was issued as part of the Department’s three-fold action plan, for the Review of Department Order No. 18-A, in relation to the Administration’s policy against contracting (ENDO or 55).

Considering that a number of cases and RFAs filed at the Branch with concerns and issues related to the legitimacy of contracting arrangements the orientation provides significance in the light of the Boards conciliation and mediation services and the SEnA program. It gives enlightenment on the persistent confusion of what are or are not permissible contracting arrangement. – Shirley M. Calletor

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67 Establishments in CAR attend labor laws and regulations learning session

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National Conciliation and Mediation Board
Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branch CAR
26 April 2017

Sixty Seven (67) establishments in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) attended the learning session on DOLE programs, labor laws, and regulation entitled “ensuring compliance to regulations and equality in the workplace” facilitated by the Regional Conciliation and Mediation Board- CAR (RCMB-CAR) at the Hotel Supreme in Baguio City on March 24, 2017.

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SLU and UFESLU Sign CBA

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National Conciliation and Mediation Board
March 28, 2107

The Saint Louis University (SLU) headed by Rev. Fr. Gilbert B. Sales and the Union of Faculty and Employees of Saint Louis University (UFESLU), led by Mr. Roy G. Revilla finally signed their Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) on February 3, 2017 at the Baguio Country Club, Baguio City.

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