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									                              RECRUITMENT AGREEMENT


                                         BETWEEN


                              (FOREIGN COMPANY NAME)

                                              and

     INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS FOR TECHNICAL SUPPORT SERVICES, INC.


        This Recruitment Agreement entered into between _________________. located in
_________________________KUWAIT, represented by its ____________, _________________,
hereinafter referred to as the Employer/ Foreign Principal and INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS
FOR TECHNICAL SUPPORT SERVICES, INC., located in 3400 HEN. LIM ST. CORNER,
RODRIGUEZ ST., BRGY. BANGKAL, MAKATI CITY, PHILIPPINES, represented by its
ASST. MANAGER, MS. JACQUELINE YUMANG, hereinafter referred to as Legal
Representative, set forth the following purpose, terms and stipulations.

I.      GENERAL PROVISIONS:

     1) The employer /Foreign Principal shall utilize facilities and services of
        INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS FOR TECHNICAL SUPPORT SERVICES,
        INC. for the purpose of pre-selecting, recruiting, processing and documenting
        Filipino workers hired through the said legal representative for its operation in
        Kuwait. It shall also avail of such services and facilities for the rehiring of the
        workers, as appropriate.

     2) The legal representative shall make available to the employer, pre-screened applicants
        as requisitioned. As may be agreed upon by the parties. The employer shall have the
        final authority or the selection shall satisfy the requirements of the employer for all
        intents and purposes.

     3) The services of the said Representative shall include, but not limited to medical
        examination, processing, documentation, mandatory briefing/orientation on the
        working and living conditions at the country of employment facilitating
        documentation for travel like security and police clearance, passport, etc. The
        representative shall also, when authorized in writing in the principal, sign the
        individual employment agreement which shall be binding for all parties.

        The representative shall also provide facilities and services for the processing of
        workers rehired by the principal under such terms and conditions as may be agreed
        upon by the parties.
      As may be appropriate and agreed upon by the parties, an additional clause may be
      incorporated as to read as follows:

        THE PRINCIPAL approves and fully concurs with the imposition by the
COMPANY/ REPRESENTATIVE of fees against the hired workers in accordance with the
rules of Department of Labor and Employment. It is understood that no other fees in
whatever form, manner shall be imposed upon the workers shall be covered by appropriate
receipts.

II. FEES AND TERMS OF PAYMENT:

   1) The Employer shall pay to the legal representative the sum of __________________
      (---US$) per selected worker as minimum mobilization fee (MMF) for the pre-
      selection, documentation and processing in accordance with rules and regulations
      issued by the Department of Labor and Employment such payment shall not in any
      manner be levied on the accepted applicants by either the representative of the
      principal.

   2) A service fee of (N/A) per selected workers and (N/A) per hires shall also be paid by
      the representative.

   3) The Employer shall pay as well in advance the Insurance Policy for each of their
      selected worker. It is amounting to One Hundred Fifty U.S. Dollars Only
      (150.00 US$).

III. TRAVEL ARRANGEMENT:

       The employer shall be solely responsible for the expenses of securing entry visa/ or
work permits of accepted workers and their ticketing including the payment of the cost,
request its legal representative to arrange for the travel of the workers.

IV. EMPLOYMENT:

      The recruits shall take up employment under the Master Contract Of Employment
(MEC) herein attached the wage schedule as attached, which forms an integral part if this
agreement, which are subject to approval by the Department of Labor and Employment.

        In case of renewal of Employment contract, the employee may be entitled to a
reasonable adjustment in salary and benefits in accordance with the company’s pay scale and
practices.

V. AUTHORITY, JOINT AND SOLIDARY LIABILITY OF LEGAL
REPRESENTATIVE:

       The employer/Foreign Principal authorizes the Legal Representative as its sole
representative in all matters involving the recruitment and hiring of Filipino workers for its
overseas projects.
       By virtue of said authority, the Legal Representative is granted the following powers
and obligations:

       1) To represent the Employer / Principal before any and all government and private
          offices/ agencies in the Philippines.

       2) To enter into any and all contract with any persons, corporation, institution or
          entity in any joint venture or as partner in the recruitment, hiring and placement of
          Filipino workers for overseas employment.

       3) To sign, authenticate and deliver all documents necessary to complete any
          transaction related to such recruitment and hiring, including making necessary
          steps to facilitate the departure of the recruited workers in accordance with the
          labor code as amended and its rules and regulations.

       4) To bring suit, defend and enter into any compromise for and in behalf of the
          employer/Principal in litigation involving their hiring and employment of Filipino
          workers for said Principal.

       5) To assume jointly and solidarily with the foreign principal any liability that may
          arise in connection with the recruitment and hiring of the workers including the
          full implementation of the employment contract.

VI. REMITTANCE OF FOREIGN EXCHANGE EARNINGS:

        The Employer and his Legal representative shall undertake the remittance of at least
(N/A) for their beneficiary in the Philippines through normal banking channels as mandated
by the Central Bank Circular No. 364 and Rule V. Section. 14 (h) of the Rules and
regulations implementing the labor code as amended. The Employer and its representative –
shall provide the necessary facilities to effect such remittance in the easiest and most
effective way possible and assist in the monitoring of the hired workers foreign exchange
earnings. It is understood that the principal assumes primary responsibility in the undertaking
however, the Legal Representative shall be hold jointly liable with the Principal and shall
immediately assume payment thereof upon orders of the Ministry in case of failure or
unnecessary / unexplained delay in the remittance of that portion of the salary intended for
his duly designated beneficiary.

VII. RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE EMPLOYER:

        The Employer will exert all possible efforts to enhance the welfare and protect the
rights of Filipino workers hired under this Agreement in accordance with the laws of the
Philippines, his country of domicile and international covenants on expatriate employment
and in accordance further with the best possible treatment already extended to other hired
workers at its work site.
        Except for reasons caused by the default of the employee, forced majeure or flight
delay, the employer shall transport the worker to the work site within 30 days (30) from date
of scheduled departure as specified by the employer upon filing of job requisition. Should the
Employer failed to do so for no valid or justifiable reason, he shall pay the worker reasonable
compensation as may be determined of the delay. Payment made under this provision will be
made to the worker through the purpose. Should the employer cancel the employment
contractor if the delay al ready exceeds two (2) months and the employer elects to cancel the
said employment contract. The Employer shall pay the employee additional amount of
compensation as may be determined by the appropriate authorities.

       In case of termination of the worker’s employment for cased as results of death or
serious injury, the employer shall immediately inform the Philippines Embassy /Labor
Attaché nearest the of employment and or the P.O.E.A. and the Employer’s Legal
Representative about said event.

VIII. SETTLEMENT OF DISPUTES:

       In case of dispute arising from the implementation of the employment contract
between the employer and the worker, all effort shall be made to settle them amicably. If
necessary, such negotiation shall undertaken in cooperation and with participation of the
Philippine Labor Attaché / Consulate nearest the site of employment

       In case the amicable settlement fails, the matter shall be submitted to the competent or
appropriate body in the country of employment. During the process of settlement or while the
case is pending, the pending worker shall ensure that such endeavor to fulfill his /her
contractual obligation and the employer shall ensure that such obligation shall be undertaken
without duress or recrimination.

        In case of disputes involving this recruitment agreement, the parties thereto must
attempt to resolve them amicably. If efforts to amicably settle fail, then the dispute shall be
referred to the International Chamber of Commerce for hiring and adjudication or to
whatever administrative bodies courts where the parties agree to have the dispute settled.

IX. TERMINATION OF AGREEMENT:

        This Recruitment Agreement shall be in effect for a minimum period of one (1) year
from the date appearing herein below sooner terminated by either party after thirty (30) days
completion of the last employment contract signed with the recruited workers and the rights
of the workers recruited under this agreement must be strictly adhered to and complied with.
Unless, either party so notifies the other of its termination, this agreement shall be
automatically extended or renewed for another year.
X. LANGUAGE OF AGREEMENT:

      This Agreement is both written in English and official language of the country of
employment and copies shall be deemed binding on the parties.

XI. GOVERNING LAW:

        This Contract shall be the law between parties and shall be interpreted in with
Accordance with laws of the Philippines but not of the exclusion of and prejudice to the laws
of the country of employment international laws, covenants and practices.


IN WITNESS OF LAW:

         We have hereunto set our hands this _day of___________2010 Manila, Philippines.


Signed


_________________________________________                  MS. JACQUELINE YUMANG
_____________________                                      Asst. Manager
_____________________                                      International Experts for
Employer/ Principal                                        Technical Support Services, Inc.
                                                           Philippine Recruitment Agency




Note: Notarized by a Lawyer in PHILIPPINES

								
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