A Dubai court overturned the conviction of a Filipina and two others who were accused of locking up five Filipina maids in a building housing a recruitment firm in the United Arab Emirates.
House Minority Floor Leader Bienvenido Abante has been barred by authorities in Dubai from boarding a commercial flight bound for Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
President Rodrigo Duterte has issued Administrative Order 17, constituting the Philippine Organizing Committee (POC) for the Expo 2020 Dubai.
A maths and physics teacher from a secondary school in a remote village in Kenya’s Rift Valley has won the $1 million Global Teacher Prize for 2019, organisers have said.
“The Church has to reform.”
It seems Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri and his family are having the best time of their lives as they enjoyed a one-of-a-kind adventure in the…
Interpol must accept the resignation of its Chinese boss, who is detained in China on charges of accepting bribes, the organisation’s secretary general said Thursday.
Thailand’s junta wants Britain to extradite ousted leader Yingluck Shinawatra, according to a recent request seen by AFP, in a move denounced as “political”.
At least three senators have called for the excise taxes imposed by the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law on fuel stopped as prices of goods continue to climb up.
Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo Puyat has delivered an epic burn about her predecessor, Wanda Teo, as she starts reviewing the trips made by Department of Tourism (DOT) officials before she assumed office.
Not all employers in the Middle East are abusive. Some are kindhearted enough, even to shoulder their workers’ hospital bills.
The Dubai International Film Festival, the top cinematic event in the Arab world, has been cancelled for 2018 but will be staged from 2019 every two years, organisers said Thursday.
Senator JV Ejercito on Friday appealed to the government to heed the sentiment of the Senate against deploying household workers in countries where their rights “are violated.”
Senator JV Ejercito on Friday urged the government to heed his colleagues’ collective sentiment on the imposition of total ban in the deployment of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to countries where their rights are violated and their welfare denied.
Briton Andria Zafirakou, who works in a school in one of the UK’s poorest areas, on Sunday won the $1 million Global Teacher Prize for 2018 at a star-studded ceremony in Dubai.
Saudi Arabia will stage its first European Tour golf event in 2019 as the conservative kingdom opens its doors a little more to professional sport, it was announced on Thursday.
Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo has denied bringing a makeup artist on her official trips abroad.
Filipinos working in Macau will have to think twice before accepting supposed job offers from a recruitment “agency” there, the Department of Labor and Employment said.
Sen. Grace Poe is worried over the reported decline in English proficiency of Filipino students which has slumped to lower than the proficiency target set for high school students in Thailand and competency requirement for taxi drivers in Dubai.
The former chief-of-staff of Iran’s armed forces said Tuesday that Western spies had used lizards which could “attract atomic waves” to spy on the country’s nuclear programme.
The makeup assistant of Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo and several rank and file employees of her agency got the chance to tour the world thanks to her, The Philippine Star has reported.
Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao said on Friday he has opened talks to fight mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor in April when he takes a break from his legislative duties.
Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) who are currently employed have been warned again to be more careful in accepting jobs from other countries.
On any night of the week, residents of cosmopolitan Dubai can get a taste of reclusive North Korea’s culture at Okryu-gwan, a satellite of Pyongyang’s massive national canteen.