Bureau of Immigration (BI) Commissioner Jaime Morente has warned human traffickers not to take advantage eased travel restrictions for Filipinos.
MANILA – Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on Friday extended PHP200,000 cash assistance to the Filipino household worker who experienced maltreatment in the hands of her employer, Philippine Ambassador to Brazil Marichu Mauro.
President Rodrigo Duterte called for swift passage of the bill creating the Department of Overseas Filipinos.
Kayod marino! Risa Hontiveros: Dedikasyon ng mga Pinoy seafarers hindi matatawaran
Land-based and sea-based overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) will be allowed to leave for abroad, Malacañang said.
Elanel Egot Ordidor, the OFW in Taiwan who criticized Pres. Duterte online, will not say sorry to the Chief Executive. Taiwan has rejected the Philippines’ request to deport her. Taiwan said Ordidor has the right to free speech.
Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are up in arms over the Philippine Health Insurance Corp.’s (PhilHealth) new policy which compels them to contribute three percent of their monthly salary.
It’s time to protect, not harass, Filipino workers abroad amid the global outbreak of the new coronavirus disease. Senator Risa Hontiveros issued this reminder to…
The decision to deport a Filipino caregiver in Taiwan who allegedly criticized the Philippine government’s response to the coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis is with the Taiwanese government, Malacañang said Wednesday.
Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) deputy administrator Mocha Uson has denied violating the quarantine regulations when she met a group of overseas Filipino workers in…
Protect, not harass, OFWs. Senator Nancy Binay has slammed the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) for reportedly asking Taiwan to deport a Filipino worker…
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Friday said it was ready to repatriate overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who were displaced due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
The Duterte administration is bracing itself for a massive influx of jobless overseas Filipino workers arising from the global recession due to the corona pandemic.
When President Rodrigo Duterte ordered local government officials to “stand down”, he was not referring to Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto whose only transgression was to allow tricylces to ferry health and food workers during the lockdown (which he stopped after being told to abide by the suspension of all public transportation).
Nababahala si Senador Richard Gordon na posibleng masira ang integridad at reputasyon ng mga Overseas Filipino Workers ( OFWs) dahil sa ginagawa ng pamilya Rodriguez
Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III on Friday apologized to the Dubai government in the United Arab Emirates for announcing that the death of a female overseas Filipino worker (OFW) in the city was due to the 2019 novel coronavirus (nCoV).
Quezon City Rep. Precious Castelo has called on the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) to immediately release its emergency funds for the livelihood of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) facing repatriation.
Senator Joel Villanueva has expressed hope that no Filipino in Iraq will be left behind in the mandatory evacuation ordered by the government.
The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) on Wednesday assured the government has enough funds to repatriate Filipino workers in Middle East amid the escalating tension between the United States and Iran.
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Tuesday slammed the reported death of another overseas Filipino worker (OFW) in Kuwait.
Malacañang is “concerned” over the abduction of at least 11 Filipino seafarers in West Africa.
House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano on Tuesday said the bills proposing a Department of Overseas Foreign Workers (OFWs) will not be a cure-all for ills facing migrant workers but will be a giant step in the right direction.
The Filipina, who was recently deported along with her son, had been overstaying in Israel for 12 years, a violation under Israeli law, the Israeli embassy in Manila said on Tuesday.
Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano is banking on the generosity of overseas Filipino workers (OFws) because big businessmen have refused to contribute to his senatorial campaign.