The Department of Labor and Employment – National Capital Region (DOLE-NCR) disbursed a total of Php 961,510,000.00 cash aid for 192,302 formal sector workers in Metro Manila under the COVID-19 Adjustment Measures Program (CAMP) in their final report dated May 15, 2020.

It also said that the regional office registered a total of 5,215 CAMP-granted establishments on a flexible work arrangement or temporary closure.

From the said number of establishments that received a one-time 5,000 financial aid, there were 2,170 employers from micro enterprises that benefitted 10,407 workers; 2,643 small enterprises that benefitted 71,936 workers; 192 from the medium enterprises that benefitted 23,906 workers; and 210 from large establishments that benefitted 86,053 workers.

The list of CAMP-approved establishments can be accessed at http://campinfo.dole.gov.ph/.

DOLE-NCR closed the receipt of applications for CAMP on April 15, 2020 with the remaining funds exhausted on May 11, 2020.

Establishments that received e-mail “Notices of Non-Accommodation of CAMP” from DOLE-NCR were also previously told to seek other financial assistance provided by other government agencies, such as the Small Business Wage Subsidy (SBWS) Program of the Department of Finance (DOF).

END / HAquino