The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) invites jobseekers and employers to join the nationwide virtual Trabaho, Negosyo, Kabuhayan (TNK) Job and Business Fair on June 12, 2021 in celebration of the 123rd Philippine Independence Day.
For the second time around, the DOLE regional office in the National Capital Region (NCR) collaborated with JobQuest.ph and the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) to help facilitate the employment opportunities in local and overseas, through their official websites, respectively: https://jobquest.ph and http://onlineservices.poea.gov.ph/OnlineServices/POEAOnline.aspx.
The PESO Association of Metro Manila (PAMM) and industry partners such as the Philippine Association of Legitimate Service Contractors (PALSCON), Hospital Industry Tripartite Council (HITC), and IT and Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) will also take part in the online job fair under the “Trabaho” component.
Under the “Negosyo” component, the regional office also partnered with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) to provide, among others, an entrepreneurship advocacy that will feature successful local entrepreneurs and product catalogs; business opportunities specific to the region; government assistance in starting a business, including registration and e-commerce; and business advisory and counseling services.
The “Kabuhayan” component will highlight the labor department’s livelihood program advocacies as directly facilitated by DOLE-NCR together with the Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns (BWSC). The regional office will also feature their accredited co-partners who were provided with livelihood assistance and to showcase their products via DOLE-NCR’s virtual platform.
The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) is also anticipated to provide virtual skills training enhancement programs and provision of training vouchers.
The virtual event will also engage the assistance of the following agencies for the One-Stop-Shop Pre-Employment Documentation and Advisory Services: National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), Social Security System (SSS), PhilHealth, Pag-Ibig Fund, and Employees’ Compensation Commission (ECC).
DOLE-NCR is still coordinating with partner agencies and employers, with updates in the coming days via their official website at https://bit.ly/NCRKalayaanDayTNKFair2021 or Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/ncrdole.
For inquiries, please contact TSSD-Employment Promotion & Workers’ Welfare (EPWW) Division via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
END / Hershey Aquino with report from Genevieve De Castro