dole office

Translations

dole office

n (British)agence f pour l'emploidole queue (British) n
to join the dole queue (= become unemployed) → grossir le nombre des chômeurs
lengthening dole queues (= increased unemployment) → l'augmentation du taux de chômage
The dole queues are lengthening → Le nombre de chômeurs augmente.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
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The labor department said Ebarle met with Dayag's daughter, Lovely Jane, at the DOLE office and handed over financial assistance amounting to P120,000 from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration and P200,000 from various recruitment agencies and associations.
'Of course before they needed to go to the mainland province to file their complaint before the DOLE office in Tagum City,' DOLE XI Communications Officer Eduardo Monreal told TIMES on Monday.
However, in case the child in the documentary material is engaged in child labor, the rule requires the producer to refer the child to the nearest Dole office for the necessary services needed by the child and family.
I believe Mr Cameron and Mr Osborne can be contacted via the Westminster dole office.
But he said when he went to sign on at the "dole office" he heard a familiar voice shout towards him and saw Connors, his son, Patrick, and a third man.
Funny as it may have been in the context of a dole office in 1981, it's not half as funny as this Government calling a long-overdue increase in the minimum wage to PS7.20 an hour for over-25s a "living wage".
He was warned if he didn't find a job soon he'd be offered work cleaning at his local dole office.
In 1978 when unemployment was approaching the one million mark the Tories put out a poster headed 'Labour isn't working' depicting a queue of unemployed people (actually they were working actors) winding up to the dole office. This caused the Labour government to postpone the General Election until the following year, but they lost it anyway.
BY STEPHEN MAGUIRE A MAN is to appear in court after thousands of euro worth of damage was caused to a dole office.
This is the time of year when players are battling to retain their playing rights and when Mark Roe and Richard Boxall, with the utmost pathos, will decree that the six-footers facing any number of golfers this week will be the difference between a caviar and champagne lifestyle, invites to the Masters and a hot tub with Cheryl Cole, or a trip down the dole office.
It's as if a conveyor belt has been built from the playground to the dole office.