DOLE Assisted Livelihood Project.

Through the initiative of Governor Jerry Singson, the Department of Labor and Employment brought livelihood programs to the residents of Ilocos Sur known as the DOLE Assisted Livelihood Project. The program provided support to 14 individuals in the form of various livelihood assistance opportunities including frozen retailing, rice retailing, sari-sari store packages and goat raising.

Kadiwa ng Pangulo as part of the 122nd Labor Day celebration.

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Sur recognized the hard work of the farmers by providing them platform to sell their produce directly to the buyers without any layers to ensure cheaper trading prices in the two-day Kadiwa ng Pangulo as part of the 122nd Labor Day celebration. Thirty-four farmers’ cooperatives, associations and enterprises participated in continue reading : Kadiwa ng Pangulo as part of the 122nd Labor Day celebration.

MSMEs will be an avenue for promoting and showcasing the products of Ilocos Sur.

The Department of Trade and Industry together with some of the Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the province met with Governor Jerry Singson to seek his support for their participation in the upcoming Manila Fame in October which is an international fair for non-food products. The participation of the province’s MSMEs will be continue reading : MSMEs will be an avenue for promoting and showcasing the products of Ilocos Sur.

Department of Labor and Employment turned over livelihood assistance.

The Office of Senator Allan Peter Cayetano and Senator Pia Cayetano through the Department of Labor and Employment turned over livelihood assistance to identified parents of child laborers who are residents of Vigan City and Sinait. The assistance included a sari-sari store package, rice retailing project, frozen foods, and goat-raising production. The Sinait Garlic Growers continue reading : Department of Labor and Employment turned over livelihood assistance.