Carpenter gets financial assistance

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National Conciliation and Mediation Board

Regional Branch No. V

September 27, 2018

 

Legazpi City – A carpenter who sought the intervention of the regional branch through its Single Entry Approach (SEnA) program gets financial assistance and SSS payments from his former employer who contracted out his services when the company was still in its initial stages of building the establishment.

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LAMIPA-OGMA CONDUCTS JOINT 3RD QUARTER MEETING AT RCMB 5  

PRESS RELEASE

National Conciliation and Mediation Board

Regional Branch No. V

September 27, 2018

 

The Labor and Management Industrial Peace Advocates (LAMIPA) and the Organization of Grievance Machinery Advocates (OGMA) conducted a Joint Officers Meeting at the National Conciliation and Mediation Board Regional Branch 5 Office on September 25, 2018.

The purpose of the meeting is the finalization of the plans for the conduct of area-wide seminar on October 2018 and the General Assembly and Election of Officers updates.  A total of 10 participants attended the meeting which was presided by LAMIPA President Dante L. Encinas.

Issues raised during the meeting were about the conduct of the General Assembly and Election of Officers which is still on hold and will still be decided by the Board of Trustees as they plan to invite members first during the planned area wide seminar to make the association bigger and stronger. The officers will also review the Constitution and By-Laws of the LAMIPA-Bicol.

After some discussions and consultations the LAMIPA and OGMA Officers agreed to conduct the Area Wide Seminar on October 26, 2018 to be held here in Legazpi City with the topic on “Equality and Diversity in the Workplace”.

 

Submitted by:                                                                APPROVED FOR RELEASE

 

HAZEL G. CAROCHE                                               REYNALDO S. FONCARDAS

LEO III                                                                             Regional Branch Director

DIRECTOR FONCARDAS GRACE THE CONCLUSION OF THE CBA OF PGPC & PGIEU  

GOOD NEWS

National Conciliation and Mediation Board

Regional Branch No. V

September 27, 2018

 

Legazpi City- Director Reynaldo S. Foncardas of the Regional Conciliation and Mediation Board V (RCMB-V) was invited on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Hotel St. Ellis to grace the conclusion of the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) between  Philippine Geothermal Production Company (PGPC) and Philippine Geothermal Inc. Employees’ Union (PGIEU).

 

During his opening remarks at the signing ceremony, Director Foncardas said that signing of CBA is very important in terms of industrial relationship between management and union because it determines the terms and condition of employment as well as cause of party mechanism to resolve problems arising from interpretation and implementation of CBA as well as the company rules and regulation. In reality, he said that the moment one asks the intervention of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) the management often sees it as meddling, that’s the implication.

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RCMB-5 CONDUCTS SEMINAR ON RECENT POLICY DEVELOPMENT AND DISPUTE SETTLEMENT MECHANISM WITH LMC CONVERGENCE PROGRAMS

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National Conciliation and Mediation Board

Regional Branch No. V

August 29, 2018

 

Legazpi City- In line with Department of Labor and Employment’s (DOLE) priority plan and the Branch’s advocacy to intensify campaign on labor laws compliance, security of tenure, productivity incentive schemes and other labor relations strategies, the Regional Conciliation and Mediation Branch V (RCMB-V) conducted a seminar on August 3, 2018 at Ninong’s Hotel, Legazpi City titled “Recent Policy Development and Settlement Mechanism with LMC Convergence Programs”. Continue reading