The government has assured financial assistance and other benefits to the families of the two overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who were killed in a gas explosion at a restaurant in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on Monday.
Anyare? Overseas Workers Welfare Administration OWWA admits no data on success rate of livelihood programs for OFWs
Magandang balak! Imee Marcos: Landbank money ibigay sa repatriated OFWs
Risa Hontiveros says 40K sea-based OFWs out of work due to COVID-19
Pauwiin sila! Thousands of distressed Overseas Filipino Worker OFWs still awaiting repatriation, Joel Villanueva says
Sinabi ni Senate Committee on Labor and Employment Chairman Senador Joel Villanueva na base sa survey na ginawa ng Ateneo umaabot sa 400,000 Overseas Filipino Workers ang nawalan ng trabaho dahil sa pandemya dulot ng COVID-19.
Sa isinagawang pagdinig ng Senate Committee on Labor ukol sa kalagayan ng mga Overseas Filipino Workers ngayong panahon ng pandemya sinabi ni Committee Chairman Senador Joel Villanueva na bago ang pandemya ng Covid 19 nasa vulnerable ng kalagayan ang mga OFWs dahil sa mga nararanasang pang-aabuso sa ibayong dagat.
Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro “Teddyboy” Locsin Jr. showed his soft side Monday (August 17) as he turned emotional while talking about President Rodrigo Duterte.
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has approved the release of additional P5 billion for the repatriation and assistance to overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) affected by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) announced on Sunday.
Pabor si Senadora Nancy Binay bilang Chair ng Committee on Tourism sa pag lift ng gobyerno sa travel ban sa pag-alis ng mga OFWs.
President Rodrigo Duterte has answered the plea of overseas Filipino workers by slashing their Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) premiums to more affordable rates.
Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto has scored the lousy treatment being rendered to repatriated Overseas Filipino Workers who were recently displaced due to the global health crisis brought by the coronavirus pandemic.
Malacañang asked the public to exercise precautionary measures while travelling.
An official of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines-Episcopal Commission on Migrants and Itinerant People (CBCP-ECMI) on Thursday appealed to Filipinos in the United States not to panic amid several protests across the nation.
Senator Leila de Lima says no amount of inflated data pushed by COVID testing czar Vince Dizon and Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque can hide the government’s snail-paced testing rate which put to waste the world’s longest lockdown.
Let arriving overseas Filipino workers return to their home provinces,President Rodrigo Duterte reminded local government units in a speech late Monday.
The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) may not be a government agency, but it’s responsible for conducting 45 percent of the COVID-19 tests in the country.
Some foreign workers wishing to be repatriated from crisis-hit Lebanon will be able to do so from next week, security forces said Friday, after many saw their salaries slashed in recent months.
In one of the world’s most expensive cities, thousands of people lined up Saturday for free food, as the COVID-19 crisis casts a spotlight on Geneva’s usually invisible poor.
Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are raising a howl over the Philhealth’s announcement that their premium contributions will be raised to three percent of their salaries starting this year.
House Deputy Speaker Mikee Romero has called out the certain national agencies over the supposed slow distribution of financial to farmers and overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) displaced by the coronavirus pandemic.
Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez has urged the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) and the Overseas Workers’ Welfare Administration (OWWA) to provide transportation to workers and students stranded in Luzon due to the extended lockdown brought by the coronavirus pandemic.
Kinumpirma ni Department of Labor and Employment ( DOLE) Secretary Silvestre Bello III na agad dadalhin ang mga iuuwing OFWs mula China sa Fort Magsaysay Nueva Ecija para mai-quarantine ng 14 days bago makauwi sa kanilang mga pamilya upang matiyak na hindi positibo sa kinatatakutang novel corona virus.
The House of Representatives will tackle on Monday, January 13, through a special meeting, the situation of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Iraq and other countries in the Middle East, particularly the repatriation efforts amid tensions between Iran and the United States.