The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) have recommended to the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) to exempt medical workers who have completed their overseas requirements as of Aug. 31 from the existing deployment ban on health workers.
The Philippine Overseas Employment Agency (POEA) has banned doctors and other health care workers from leaving the country as hospitals’ resources are strained due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak.
Hinikayat ni Senador Joel Villanueva ang DOLE, POEA at OWWA na pag-aralan na tuluyan ng ipagbawal ang pagpapadala ng household service workers sa Kuwait.
President Duterte has appointed the brother of Health Secretary Francisco Duque to the Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA)
Returning workers are allowed to go back to Libya even as the total deployment ban on newly-hired workers was imposed by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA).
Filipinos seeking work in the Middle East should think twice when told to shell out $10 for a supposed online registration system operated by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Ministry of Health.
Having sexual relationships is considered a crime in the United Arab Emirates.
ACTS-OFW partylist Rep. John Bertiz III said dropping the axe on government agencies serving duplicate or overlapping functions for overseas Filipino workers will lead to savings of between P7 billion and P8 billion annually.
The plight of several overseas Filipino workers stranded in Saudi Arabia should be a reminder against falling for fake online job orders, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said.
The National Prosecution Service (NPS) of the Department of Justice (DOJ) will be a fair bunch under its new head, Prosecutor General Victor Sepulvida despite his being a close buddy of President Rodrigo Duterte’s.
Filipino seafarers can soon benefit from a universal ID system being worked out by the Department of Labor and Employment, DOLE Secretary Silvestre Bello III said.
An employee of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration was fired for serious dishonesty in his work, the Department of Labor and Employment said.
Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte refuted the claims of Rep. Abigail Binay that her father was treated as a punching bag by the administration allies.…