Saudi Arabia warned Sunday it would retaliate against any sanctions imposed on the oil-rich kingdom over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as the Riyadh stock market plunged on growing investor jitters.
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Malacañang said there was still no fixed date as to when President Rodrigo R. Duterte will visit Kuwait.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has no plans of staying long in Kuwait even if he's dead set on visiting the Gulf state out of gratitude.
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President Rodrigo Duterte plans to go to Kuwait to thank the Kuwaiti officials for signing the agreement for the protection of Filipino migrant workers.
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Senator Joel Villanueva on Tuesday urged the government to upgrade the skills of domestic helpers being deployed overseas so that they will not be treated as “slaves” by their employers.
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Senator Sonny Angara is hopeful that the signing of the memorandum of agreement (MOA) would lead to better working conditions and "more humane" treatment of Filipino workers in Kuwait.
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Kuwait and the Philippines signed a deal on Friday to regulate domestic workers, after a dispute between the two countries led to a ban on Filipino workers in the Gulf state.
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In a speech in Cebu City Tuesday (May 1), Duterte urged Filipino workers in the Gulf state to come home if they wish.
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The Philippine government is trying to "normalize" diplomatic relations with Kuwait despite President Rodrigo Duterte's appeal to Filipino workers in the Gulf state to come home, Malacanang said Monday (April 30).
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Saturday said he wanted all Filipino workers out of Kuwait and back home, noting that he could no longer take the abuses against them in the Gulf state.
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President Rodrigo Duterte will no longer lift the ban on deploying Filipino workers to Kuwait amid the worsening diplomatic row between the Philippines and the Gulf state.
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano is standing by the conduct of a rescue mission in Kuwait despite the worsening diplomatic row between the Philippines and the Gulf state.
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Bruce Rivera didn't mince any words bashing Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano over the Philippines' diplomatic row with Kuwait as the crisis continues to escalate.
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano finds Kuwait's expulsion of Philippine Ambassador Renato Villa "deeply disturbing" considering the assurances given to him by Kuwaiti Ambassador Saleh Ahmad Althwaikh.
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Manila demanded an explanation Thursday after its ambassador to Kuwait was expelled, shocking Philippine authorities and deepening a diplomatic row over the treatment of domestic workers in the Gulf state.
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President Rodrigo Duterte and Kuwait's ambassador to the Philippines "parted even closer as friends" following their meeting in Davao City where they discussed, among others, the Filipino officials' alleged lack of coordination in the…
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Kuwait will recruit Ethiopian nationals to make up for a "deficit" in domestic workers, authorities said Tuesday, following the grisly murder of a Filipina maid in the Gulf state.
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Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Monday stood against the lifting, even partially, of the total deployment ban of Filipino workers to the Gulf State.
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday said he added some “mandatory provisions” that would be included in the final draft of the agreement between the Philippines and Kuwait that will protect overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in the Gulf…
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Philippine officials are headed to Kuwait on Thursday to seek greater protection for migrant workers after a diplomatic row over the alleged mistreatment of Filipinos in the Gulf state.
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The protection of overseas Filipino workers (OFW) must be the “primordial” concern of government, Sen. Win Gatchalian said on Tuesday.
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There should be bilateral talks between the Philippines and Kuwait to seek justice for the families of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) maltreated, and worse, allegedly killed by their foreign employers.