The Philippine and Kuwaiti governments are set to sign this month the memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the protection of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).
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Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio has thumbed down the idea of running for senator, but instead endorsed two female candidates she said are competent to serve the public.
Senator Nancy Binay has sought a probe on the total ban imposed by President Duterte on the deployment of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to Kuwait.
Only four social welfare officers have been deployed by the government to attend to the needs of the more than two million overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).
The appointment of Iglesia Ni Cristo Executive Minister Eduardo Manalo as special envoy for the concern of migrant workers does not violate the separation of church and state, Malacañang said Thursday (February 15).
Subok na sa kalinga! Duterte names Iglesia ni Cristo’s Eduardo Manalo special envoy for OFW concerns
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President Rodrigo Duterte has named Iglesia Ni Cristo Executive Minister Eduardo Manalo as his special envoy for the concerns of overseas Filipino workers.
Senator Manny Pacquiao on Tuesday has proposed a Senate inquiry into the death Joanna Daniela Demafelis who was found lifeless in a freezer, and other reported abuses against migrant Filipino workers in Kuwait.
For helping the economy afloat, the government is under obligation to reciprocate the sacrifice of overseas Filipino workers in Kuwait “with prompt care.”
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Senator Manny Pacquiao wants Kuwaitis who are abusive towards overseas Filipino workers executed.
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Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III will announce on Monday (February 12) a ban on the deployment of overseas Filipino workers to Kuwait.
The suspension of the deployment of overseas Filipino workers to Kuwait will remain, President Rodrigo Duterte said.
It is the obligation of the government to take care of the millions of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) by providing them with standard printed information, Sen. Manny Pacquiao said on Monday.
There is no partnership between the Senate and digital currency firm Digital Currency Co., Ltd (DCC) to release a virtual currency dubbed Philippine Global Coin (PGC), Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said Monday.
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After threatening to ban overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Kuwait following reports of abuse, President Rodrigo Duterte is mulling to send them instead to China.
Senator Joel Villanueva on Saturday urged the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) to prepare a contingency plan for the overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who may be affected by the impending deployment ban to Kuwait.
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President Rodrigo Duterte is prepared to ban the deployment of overseas Filipino workers to the Middle East if incidents of abuse against them continue.
Senator Richard Gordon on Thursday backed President Duterte’s call on government of Kuwait to ensure the protection of rights of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in their country.
Fed up with reports of female overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) getting raped and committing suicide in Kuwait, President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened he will ban the deployment of OFWs to the Middle Eastern country if there is one more…
President Rodrigo Duterte has asked Kuwait and other Middle Eastern countries to treat overseas Filipino workers there well or he will order a ban on deployment.
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President Rodrigo Duterte is considering imposing a total ban on the deployment of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to Kuwait following reports of sexual abuse.
Amid the proliferation of fake news and attacks on members of the mainstream media by rabid administration supporters, one senator acknowledged the role of legitimate media practitioners in carrying out their mandate.
Prospective workers should carefully scrutinize private job offers in Libya, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) warned on Friday, as it noted existing employment ban in the state.
The overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) deserve all the care they can get from the government since they insulate the domestic economy from external shocks because of their “steady” supply of dollars to the system.