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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -Pampanga, through DOLE’s One-Stop-Shop Services, participants included the Phil
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted yesterday
Pampanga, through DOLE’s One-Stop-Shop Services, participants included the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration, Overseas Workers Welfare Administration, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, Regional Tripartite Wages and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Filipino workers cited in Qatari labor awardsSCREENGRAB from The Peninsula Qatar In celebration of Labor Day on Sunday, the
Filipino workers cited in Qatari labor awards
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
SCREENGRAB from The Peninsula Qatar In celebration of Labor Day on Sunday, the efforts of the Filipino workers in Qatar were recognized in the Labor Welfare Awards held during the third annual Labor Rights Protection Conference at The St. Regis... Read more
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Pilipino Star
OWWA adds new courses to seafarer training programMANILA, Philippines - The Overseas Workers' Welfare Administration (OWWA) has a
OWWA adds new courses to seafarer training program
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines - The Overseas Workers' Welfare Administration (OWWA) has added traiing courses to its Seafarer's Upgrading Program in an effort to update and improve programs to help Filipino seafarers meet International Maritime Organization... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Recto: Next admin should put up 24-hour call centers for gov't agenciescommon transactions like getting passports and permits. In a statement over th
Recto: Next admin should put up 24-hour call centers for gov't agencies
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
common transactions like getting passports and permits. In a statement over the weekend, Sen. Ralph Recto urged the next administration to consider pooling the resources of the 10 government agencies with the most clients to put up a common... Read more
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Sun Star
Hundreds spent Labor Day looking for jobs abroadstill need documentation from various government agencies such as Philippine Ov
Hundreds spent Labor Day looking for jobs abroad
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
still need documentation from various government agencies such as Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA), Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA), and Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), among others. Ardosa said that 17... Read more
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Rappler
How presidential bets plan to empower OFWsfor a migrant and overseas resource center Create dedicated Department of OFWs
How presidential bets plan to empower OFWs
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
for a migrant and overseas resource center Create dedicated Department of OFWs. The Philippine Overseas Employment Agency, Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA), Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) will be attached agencies. Assign... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH losing Filipinos abroad by default, says Opleneed to be laser-focused,” she said. Ople, president of Blas F. Ople Policy Ce
PH losing Filipinos abroad by default, says Ople
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
need to be laser-focused,” she said. Ople, president of Blas F. Ople Policy Center, also vowed to institute reforms in the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration and fight age discrimination in the workplace. “All my life, every breath and every... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Toots Ople seeks creation of OFW departmentibang problema, ‘yun ‘yung nagiging balakid sa pag-unlad natin eh,” she said.
Toots Ople seeks creation of OFW department
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
ibang problema, ‘yun ‘yung nagiging balakid sa pag-unlad natin eh,” she said. Ople also vowed to institute reforms in the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration and fight age discrimination in the workplace Asked how she would rate the... Read more
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Sun Star
Processed workers down by 6% in Q1processing center management committee here is composed of the Philippine Overs
Processed workers down by 6% in Q1
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
processing center management committee here is composed of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA), Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (Owwa), Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda), and National... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Businesswill be among the employers participating in the activity. On the other hand, o
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
will be among the employers participating in the activity. On the other hand, other government agencies, such as the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration and the city's Public Employment... Read more
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Rappler
Presidential bets promise OFWs: Better economy to keep you homeworld. Binay, for his part, said that he will ensure that OFWs will have a pens
Presidential bets promise OFWs: Better economy to keep you home
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
world. Binay, for his part, said that he will ensure that OFWs will have a pension plan by the time they retire, and free Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) fees. ‘Red carpet treatment’ Poe and Duterte both want a specific department... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Binay vows to create pension plan, road map for OFWsthe OFWs, under my leadership, there will be a pension plan,” Binay said. He a
Binay vows to create pension plan, road map for OFWs
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
the OFWs, under my leadership, there will be a pension plan,” Binay said. He also promised to “fix membership fees at the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (Owwa).” The Vice President, vowing to create a roadmap to ensure permanent jobs for... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Santiago on working overseas: ‘It is a choice, not a necessity.’Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago’s list of solutions started with an assistance
Santiago on working overseas: ‘It is a choice, not a necessity.’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago’s list of solutions started with an assistance fund for the OFWs, a hotline for the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration where OFWs can ask for immediate help, trained consuls-general to assist the OFWs,... Read more
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Rappler
Ople: With current conditions in PH, 'labor migration here to stay'Montaño, a labor lawyer, said the government should clarify the mandate of both
Ople: With current conditions in PH, 'labor migration here to stay'
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
Montaño, a labor lawyer, said the government should clarify the mandate of both the Department of Foreign Affairs and the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration so that OFWs will not be confused where to run to whenever they face problems. He... Read more
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The Manila Times
OFW retrenchment in Mid East continuesis implemented through Assist WELL Centers manned by representatives of the Phi
OFW retrenchment in Mid East continues
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
is implemented through Assist WELL Centers manned by representatives of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration, Overseas Workers Welfare Administration, National Reintegration Center for OFWs, Technical Education and Skills Development... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Escudero lays down programs to combat povertythe statement said, P487 million was allocated for the Philippine Overseas Empl
Escudero lays down programs to combat poverty
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
the statement said, P487 million was allocated for the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration; P1.86 billion for the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration, and P5.2 billion for the Department of Foreign Affairs’ Foreign Policy Services,... Read more
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Rappler
The Leader I Want: Sherwin Gatchalian’s to-fix list for 2016approved, this will be facilitated by the Inter-Agency Council Against Traffick
The Leader I Want: Sherwin Gatchalian’s to-fix list for 2016
Rappler / Posted 20 days ago
approved, this will be facilitated by the Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (Council). He is also pushing for the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Act. Peace process in Mindanao Gatchalian believes that the proposed... Read more
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Rappler
#OFWVote: Presidential bets on solving illegal recruitment, abuseand also while they are abroad, through provisions of free legal and social ser
#OFWVote: Presidential bets on solving illegal recruitment, abuse
Rappler / Posted 25 days ago
and also while they are abroad, through provisions of free legal and social services. Through the POEA, together with Overseas Workers Welfare Administration(OWWA), intensify public information programs on migration and distribute... Read more
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Rappler
The Leader I Want: Susan Ople’s to-fix list for 2016Bill 6195 which sought the imposition of a $50-contribution from OFWs, their em
The Leader I Want: Susan Ople’s to-fix list for 2016
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
Bill 6195 which sought the imposition of a $50-contribution from OFWs, their employment agencies, or their employers to the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Emergency Repatriation Fund. She is part of a coalition of OFW groups that... Read more
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Rappler
POEA slaps P3.6-M fine on recruitment agencyas such, the latter has no more communication with them,” it added. Cacdac sai
POEA slaps P3.6-M fine on recruitment agency
Rappler / Posted 1 months ago
as such, the latter has no more communication with them,” it added. Cacdac said the POEA resolution was served to Al-Masiya on Monday, March 28. He added that the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration is currently working to repatriate the 8 OF... Read more
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The Manila Times
Combat the menace that is wasting the lives of some OFWsthe Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and its diplomatic posts, and the Phili
Combat the menace that is wasting the lives of some OFWs
The Manila Times / Posted 1 months ago
the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and its diplomatic posts, and the Philippine Overseas Labor offices (POLOs) and the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) offices abroad, both adjunct agencies to the Department of Labor and... Read more

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