A total of 80 representatives from various locators in this Freeport recently participated in a two-day Information and Education Campaign (IEC) Webinar spearheaded by Clark Development Corporation (CDC).
With its theme “Bagong Kaalaman, Bagong Benepisyo tulong sa Empleyado sa Panahon ng Pandemya”, the IEC webinar aims to inform and update the participants regarding the programs undertaken by various government agencies in the time of pandemic.
CDC, through its External Affairs Department (EAD) headed by CDC- AVP Rommel Narciso, partnered with Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth), Government Service Insurance System (GSIS), Social Security System (SSS), Home Development Mutual Fund (Pag-IBIG Fund), LandBank, and Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) to further educate the locators on the latest processes and initiatives being carried out by each agency under the new normal.
Participants, who are mostly human resources practitioners of locator companies here, were also informed about the new online procedures of PhilHealth, SSS, and Landbank.
Meanwhile, DOLE discussed Employment Preservation while GSIS talked about their Insurance process and PAG IBIG Fund shared some details regarding their programs.
The roster of speakers during the said webinar include PhilHealth Accounts Information Management Specialist (PAIMS) Joven Liwanag, Chief Social Insurance Officer Annabelle Bautista-Imana, Local Health Insurance Officer (LHIO) Rowena T. Luciano, GSIS Marketing Manager Ma. Rosanna A. Sanchez, SSS Branch Head for Angeles City Normita M. Cruz, SSS Junior Analyst Francielyn Cuevas, and Acting Social Security Officer III Sigfred Manuel.
PAG IBIG Fund Branch Head for Angeles City Liberty C. Guerrero with Accounts Management Specialist Kathlyn Salas, Member Services Officer III Aaron Josef Nucum, LandBank Marketing Officer Valene Therese Torrecampo, and DOLE Officer-in- Charge Jose Roberto L. Navata were also among the presenters during the webinar.
Some of the locator companies who took part in the said event are Outback Five Star Clark Phils. Inc., Philexcel Business Park, Inc., Beepo, Inc., Converge ICT Solutions, Inc., Federal Express Corporation, Fontana Development Corporation, Foton Motor Philippines Inc., Genesis Transport Service, Inc., Global Gateway Development Corporation, Jamco Philippines, Inc., JB Cresta Corp., Mercedes-Benz Group Services Phils., Inc., Metro Clark Waste Management Corp., Mimosa Cityscapes Inc., Pishon Clark Philippines Inc., SIA Engineering (Phils.) Corporation, Sun Valley Clark Hub Corporation, Sutherland Global Services Philippines Inc., Tanika (Philippines) Corporation, The Medical City Clark, Inc., UPS International, Inc., Xenia Hotel Corporation, Yokohama Tire Philippines, Inc., Yokoisada (Phils.) Corporation, and Federal Express Pacific, LLC among others.
The IEC is an annual activity facilitated by CDC-EAD. This event is also part of the various programs of the state-owned firm designed to help its locators on government statutory requirements and facilitate ease of doing business in the Freeport.