Malacañang assured on Friday the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) will pay its debt to hotel establishments accommodating overseas Filipino workers as quarantine facilities.
The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) is reportedly squeezing hotel owners for money even as they struggle to remain afloat amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Around 24,028 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) have returned to their hometowns as of May 31, Malacañang said.
Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Mocha Uson has become the subject of an investigation by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) over alleged fake news.
The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) on Tuesday will look into an incident involving two of its officials who allegedly violated the ban on mass gatherings in a resort in Batangas.
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.
Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Silvestre Bello III said on Saturday he has ordered the immediate suspension of a Philippine labor official assigned in Dubai involved in an incident with an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) that went viral on social media.
Over 4,000 Filipinos are set to arrive home in the next three weeks as cruise lines bear the brunt coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) crisis.
Ethel Booba has taken up the cudgels for Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto after Overseas Workers Welfare Administration deputy executive director Mocha Uson bashed him for allowing tricycles on the streets despite the ongoing ban on public transportation.
Netizens rushed to Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto’s defense after an administrator of Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) deputy executive director Mocha Uson’s Facebook page called him “pabebe.”
The 441 crew members of the MV Diamond Princess cruise ship have been provided cash and transportation assistance by the government and their manning agency during their send-off on Thursday, the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) reported on Friday.
After she failed to clinch a party-list seat in the last elections, President Duterte has appointed his avid supporter Mocha Uson as an official of…
The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration’s (OWWA) Balik-Pinas, Balik Hanapbuhay (BPBH) program was flagged for the lack of supporting documents required under law.
Health Secretary Francisco Duque is no stranger to anomalies.
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is looking to reimpose a ban on the deployment of household service workers (HSWs) to Kuwait, following the death of another overseas Filipino worker (OFW) in the host country early this week.
Senatorial aspirant Bong Go reiterates his proposal to create a Department of OFW (Overseas Filipino Workers), to streamline the process of providing service and assistance to Filipinos working abroad.
Senator Nancy Binay on Tuesday called on concerned government agencies to “activate” emergency hotlines where families of Filipino workers in Libya can call and be updated of the status of their relatives in the said country.
Reelectionist Senator Sonny Angara brought his “Alagang Angara” platform to Hongkong over the weekend.
By Prince Golez Malacanang on Wednesday wished Arnel Ignacio luck as the singer-host-actor resigned from his post as deputy administrator of the Overseas Workers Welfare…
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) must provide aid to Filipino migrant workers who were gravely affected by the recent “chaos” at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).
A partylist solon on Sunday warned overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) against receiving fake Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) cards after the government security printer prematurely released thousands of copies.
Senator Joel Villanueva on Wednesday stressed the importance of mental health among overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who are experiencing depression due to long-term separation from their families.
Facebook, the world’s biggest social networking platform, is teaming up with the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration to hold digital literacy seminars for overseas Filipino workers and their families.
Senator Sonny Angara on Wednesday urged the government to strengthen its programs for families of overseas Filipino workers (OFW) to recognize the valuable contribution of the so-called “modern heroes.”