The labor dispute between Agumil Philippines Incorporated and the Agumil Philippines Incorporated Workers Union- NAFLU-KMU concerning CBA deadlock has reached settlement after seeking the assistance of NCMB-CARAGA. The settlement resulted in the conclusion and signing of the CBA at the NCMB CARAGA Office.
The National Conciliation and Mediation Board (NCMB), in coordination with the Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB), recently held a three-day seminar-workshop on Republic Act No. 9184 known as the Government Procurement Reform Act (GPRA) and its 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) held at Robbinsdale Residences in Quezon City on July 24-26, 2019.
In an effort to strengthen the capacity of gender focal point systems and their alternates in all regional branches across the country, the NCMB conducted a seminar-workshop on gender analysis with emphasis on the use of the Harmonized Gender and Development Guidelines (HGDG) and Gender Mainstreaming Evaluation Framework (GMEF) in Quezon City last July 8 – 10, 2019.
The Regional Conciliation Mediation Branch (RCMB–9) in partnership with the Department of Labor and Employment Regional Office – 9 (DOLE) conducted a 2-day Basic Cum Enhancement Single Entry Approach (SEnA) Training for Single Entry Assistance Desk Officers (SEADOs).
The training aims to capacitate and educate new SEADOs on Department Order No. 151-16, the Single Entry Approach Implementing Rules and Regulations (SEnA IRR) which outlines the 30-day mandatory conciliation mediation of labor disputes. It also intends to enhance the skills, knowledge and attitude of the existing SEADOs in DOLE offices and attached agencies.
The seminar was held at Marcian Garden Hotel , Zamboanga City, on June 26-27, 2019, and attended by 24 participants from DOLE and attached agencies.
OIC, Deputy Executive Director Teresita E. Audea provided an overview of the SEnA Program and Procedures, Conciliation and Mediation Techniques while Director Maria Cristina O. Mangaliman discussed Communication and Ethics in Conciliation and Mediation. DOLE, NLRC & ECC also provide some insights on their respective laws, rules and policies on labor-related topics.
NCMB conducts Archives and Records Management Information System Users’ Training
In coordination with the Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT), the Board conducted a 2-day Users’ Training on Archives and Records Management Information System (ARMIS) held at Brentwood Suites on May 2-3, 2019. The users’ training is part of the Board’s ISSP for this year aimed to improve the management of the Board’s digital documents.
2019 Search for Outstanding LMC for Industrial Peace
Acclaims well established Labor Management Committees or Councils that have enhanced labor-management relations, job satisfaction, quality, profitability and productivity in both organized and unorganized companies.
2019 Search for Outstanding Grievance Machinery for Industrial Peace
Showcase the best practices in resolving workplace grievances that have resulted in enhanced labor-management relations and tangible improvement in the company and its employees.
NCMB and TVAAC holds Continuing Education Seminar for Accredited Voluntary Arbitrators
The National Conciliation and Mediation (NCMB) in coordination with the Tripartite Voluntary Arbitration Advisory Council (TVAAC) has recently conducted a two-day capability building seminar for Accredited Voluntary Arbitrators (AVAs) aimed to equip AVAs in coping with the emerging challenges of the Voluntary Arbitration program. Continue reading
National Conciliation and Mediation Board
Date: September 28, 2018
Through SENA employee receives financial assistance
Cebu City—Through SENA, an employee received a financial assistance after the parties reached a compromise agreement recently, Director Edmundo T. Mirasol said. Continue reading
NATIONAL CONCILIATION AND MEDIATION BOARD
REGIONAL BRANCH NO. XIII
P90.29 Million CBA Package inked by THPAL and their Union
Butuan City – Taganito HPAL Nickel Corp. (THPAL), a multinational processing plant in Surigao Del Norte and its union officially signed a P90.29 Million Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) package through the assistance of RCMB-Caraga at the Lime & Zest, Watergate Hotel in Butuan City on 10 May 2018. Continue reading