— Winning Recognition for Efforts toward ‘Achieving Excellence through Ethical Recruitment in the Service of Overseas Filipino Workers’ —
TOKYO—Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) today announced that its group seafarer manning company, Magsaysay MOL Marine, Inc. (*, Magsaysay-MOL) has received the Award of Excellence from the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA). Philippine President Benigno Simeon Aquino III attended the award ceremony, held on February 10 at Malacanang Place.
The award is given to the companies that earn high evaluations for expanding overseas employment opportunities for Filipino workers, service quality, compliance, leadership, and corporate social responsibility (CSR).
Magsaysay-MOL received recognition for its efforts on promotion of transparency, good faith, and accountability and the highest standards of ethical recruitment and deployment of Filipino workers for overseas employment.
The MOL Group continually strives to provide a pleasant working environment for all employees including Filipino seafarers, while providing ample opportunity for education and training.
Magsaysay MOL Marine, Inc. is an MOL seafarer manning company in Manila. It was jointly established by MOL and its partner in the Philippines, Magsaysay Maritime Corporation, in March 1997.
**The picture’s caption: Back row: Magsaysay-MOL President Francisco D. Menor is third from the left. Front row: Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) Administrator Hans Leo J. Cacdac is eighth from the left; Secretary of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz is ninth from the left; and Philippine President Benigno Simeon Aquino III is tenth from the left.