Selected corporate organizations were awardedthe Good Corporate Citizenship award on Friday atthe Ela Beach Hotel in Port Moresby.
Selected Corporate Organizations were awardedthe Good Corporate Citizenship award on Friday atthe Ela Beach Hotel in Port Moresby.
This initiative was taken up bythe Department of Labour andIndustrial Relations. The Government’supported this initiative as part of showing appreciation tothese organizations for their service tothe people oPNG.
Government has also signed an agreement withthe Melanesian Spearhead Groups to enable recruitment from Pacific island nations.
A total of 30 Corporate Organizations were present to receivetheir Good Corporate Citizenship, or GCC awards. Panel members who were responsible for the selection ofthese awardees were also presented with trophies.
The GCC award is a Legislation Requirement underthe Employment of Non-Citizens ActoSection 52, and Employment of Non-Citizens Regulations, Section 17, which is issued every two years.
Department of Labour andIndustrial Relations Executive Manager, Pius Lahari, explainedthe initiative of presenting such awards.
Mr Lahari also elaborated on its expanding of relations with ther Pacific nations.
This program withinthe Pacific Region will commence next year, 2014.