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Pilipino Star
Programs readied for displaced OFWsMANILA, Philippines – Falling oil prices may cost Overseas Filipino workers (OF
Programs readied for displaced OFWs
Pilipino Star / Posted 51 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – Falling oil prices may cost Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) their jobs, and the government is preparing to absorb those who decide to return home for good. Programs are in place to allow returning OFWs to choose between local... Read more
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The Manila Times
Govt braces for 1M OFWs facing job lossFebruary 10, 2016 9:08 pm by NELSON S. BADILLA, REPORTER The Philippine gover
Govt braces for 1M OFWs facing job loss
The Manila Times / Posted 4 hours ago
February 10, 2016 9:08 pm by NELSON S. BADILLA, REPORTER The Philippine government is fully prepared in helping the more than one million overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who would be displaced in the Middle... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Dole partners with big local companies to provide jobs for displaced OFWs The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is now pursuing new partnership
Dole partners with big local companies to provide jobs for displaced OFWs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 hours ago
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is now pursuing new partnerships with large local firms to provide assistance to overseas Filipino workers (OFW), who may be... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Kin of OFWs killed in Iraq fire assured of aidLabor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO LABOR Secretary Rosalind
Kin of OFWs killed in Iraq fire assured of aid
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO LABOR Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz has directed the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (Owwa) to facilitate the release of the death benefits and other assistance due the families of the 13... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Hope fades for more survivors; 110 still missing in Taiwan quake Taipei – The death toll from Saturday’s earthquake in southern Taiwan rose to
Hope fades for more survivors; 110 still missing in Taiwan quake
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Taipei – The death toll from Saturday’s earthquake in southern Taiwan rose to 40 Tuesday with more than 110 people still missing as the critical 72-hour “golden window” for finding... Read more
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Sun Star
Dole continues to monitor OFWs after massive Taiwan earthquakeAMID the aftershocks being experienced in Taiwan, the Department of Labor and E
Dole continues to monitor OFWs after massive Taiwan earthquake
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
AMID the aftershocks being experienced in Taiwan, the Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) assured families of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) there that there is continued monitoring being conducted by the government. In a statement released... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Señeres dies of cardiac arrestMANILA, Philippines - OFW Family Club party-list Rep. Roy Señeres yesterday die
Señeres dies of cardiac arrest
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - OFW Family Club party-list Rep. Roy Señeres yesterday died of cardiac arrest, three days after he announced his withdrawal from the May 9 presidential race. He was 68. According to his lawyer Candy Rivas, family members were... Read more
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Sun Star
Dole assures benefits for OFWs killed in Iraq fireTHE government assured Monday that all benefits due the 13 female overseas Fili
Dole assures benefits for OFWs killed in Iraq fire
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
THE government assured Monday that all benefits due the 13 female overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), who were killed in the Capitol Hotel fire in Kurdistan, Iraq last week, will be given to their loved ones. In an interview, Labor Secretary Rosalinda... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessMANILA -- The �no work, no pay� policy will apply during the Chinese New Year c
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA -- The �no work, no pay� policy will apply during the Chinese New Year celebration today, which has been declared by Malacañang as a special non-working holiday, the Department of Labor and Employment said yesterday. Labor and Employment... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t girds for OFW crisisLabor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz INQUIRER FILE PHOTO An estimated 1.5 million
Gov’t girds for OFW crisis
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz INQUIRER FILE PHOTO An estimated 1.5 million Filipinos classified as temporary workers in the Middle East are likely to be the first to be displaced if the region’s oil industry starts to shed personnel idled by... Read more
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The Manila Times
Labor chief favors SSS pension hikeFebruary 7, 2016 9:55 pm by NELSON S. BADILLA, REPORTER The entire Aquino Adm
Labor chief favors SSS pension hike
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
February 7, 2016 9:55 pm by NELSON S. BADILLA, REPORTER The entire Aquino Administration is not at all opposed to increasing the monthly pension of retired Social Security System (SSS) members. Labor Secretary... Read more
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Sun Star
Dole: 'No work, no pay' on Chinese New YearTHE “no work, no pay” policy will apply on Monday, February 8, Chinese New Year
Dole: 'No work, no pay' on Chinese New Year
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
THE “no work, no pay” policy will apply on Monday, February 8, Chinese New Year, which was declared by Malacañang as a special non-working holiday, an official from the Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) said. Dole Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz... Read more
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Sun Star
Dole chief: Qatar demand for OFWs remain highAMID the uncertainty surrounding the fate of Filipino engineers and architects
Dole chief: Qatar demand for OFWs remain high
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
AMID the uncertainty surrounding the fate of Filipino engineers and architects in Qatar, there remains to be a high demand for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), according to the Department of Labor and Employment (Dole). Citing records from the... Read more
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Sun Star
800 distressed OFWs await repatriationEIGHT hundred distressed overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are still waiting to
800 distressed OFWs await repatriation
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
EIGHT hundred distressed overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are still waiting to be brought home by the Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) from the different Migrant Workers and other Filipinos Resource Center (MWOFRC) abroad. Based on Dole --... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Hundreds of OFWs to be repatriatedMANILA, Philippines – Hundreds of distressed overseas Filipino workers are awai
Hundreds of OFWs to be repatriated
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Hundreds of distressed overseas Filipino workers are awaiting repatriation from various countries. Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz yesterday said the Philippine Overseas Labor Offices (POLOs) in 18 countries are processing the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
OFWs not barred from going to Zika areasThe deployment of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to Brazil and 27 other Latin
OFWs not barred from going to Zika areas
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
The deployment of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to Brazil and 27 other Latin American countries affected by the mosquito-borne Zika virus continues despite the rapid spread of the virus blamed for brain damage in babies. Labor Secretary Rosalinda... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Ombudsman dared to back up word with actions thru Kentex survivors’ case – Bulatlat“We dare Carpio-Morales to investigate the said officials and file charges of r
Ombudsman dared to back up word with actions thru Kentex survivors’ case – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 7 days ago
“We dare Carpio-Morales to investigate the said officials and file charges of reckless imprudence resulting in homicide and physical injury, as well as negligence of duty.” MANILA – Labor center Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) today February 3 challenged... Read more
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Sun Star
Dole: No deployment ban yet to countries hit by Zika virusTHE Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) said Wednesday that there is no d
Dole: No deployment ban yet to countries hit by Zika virus
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
THE Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) said Wednesday that there is no deployment ban in countries hit by the Zika virus despite the declaration of a global emergency by the World Health Organization (WHO). In an interview, Labor Secretary... Read more
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Sun Star
Dole assures job openings for Iran, Saudi OFWsTHE Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) assured Tuesday overseas Filipino
Dole assures job openings for Iran, Saudi OFWs
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
THE Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) assured Tuesday overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Iran that there are job openings for them in case they opt to return home and avoid the escalation of conflict between... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Employers reminded of Feb. 8 holiday paySTREET CELEBRATION Students mimic the lion’s movements in this traditional danc
Employers reminded of Feb. 8 holiday pay
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
STREET CELEBRATION Students mimic the lion’s movements in this traditional dance performed in Binondo, Manila, to usher in the Chinese New Year on Feb. 8. NIÑO JESUS ORBETA THE DEPARTMENT of Labor and Employment has reminded employers in the private... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Workers to get extra pay on Chinese New YearMANILA, Philippines – Workers who will opt to work on Chinese New Year will rec
Workers to get extra pay on Chinese New Year
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Workers who will opt to work on Chinese New Year will receive holiday pay, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) announced yesterday. Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz said the DOLE has issued pay rules for the Chinese... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DOLE: More than 230,000 jobs await OFWs displaced by crisis in Middle East More than 230,000 jobs await Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW), who may be disp
DOLE: More than 230,000 jobs await OFWs displaced by crisis in Middle East
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
More than 230,000 jobs await Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW), who may be displaced in the Middle East due to political or economic crisis, the Department of Labor and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Zika ‘spreading explosively’OFW deployment to affected Lat-Am countries continues – DOLE The Department of
Zika ‘spreading explosively’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
OFW deployment to affected Lat-Am countries continues – DOLE The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said yesterday the deployment of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Latin American (Lat-Am) countries with cases of Zika Virus Disease (ZVD)... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace says OFWs not likely to lose jobs in Qatar The government is optimistic that migrant Filipino engineers and architects w
Palace says OFWs not likely to lose jobs in Qatar
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
The government is optimistic that migrant Filipino engineers and architects would not lose their jobs following the Qatar government’s new labor requirement for foreign workers. Presidential... Read more
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Sun Star
Gov't monitors situation of OFWs in QatarTHE Philippine government is closely monitoring the situation of overseas Filip
Gov't monitors situation of OFWs in Qatar
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
THE Philippine government is closely monitoring the situation of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Qatar following the implementation of a new labor policy on education requirements, a Palace official said Sunday. The Qatar's Supreme Education... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace official: Gov’t closely monitoring situation of OFWs in Qatar Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Herminio Colom
Palace official: Gov’t closely monitoring situation of OFWs in Qatar
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said on Sunday that the government is closely monitoring the situation of overseas Filipino... Read more
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The Manila Times
Govt braces for OFWs’ displacementJanuary 28, 2016 9:58 pm by CATHERINE S. VALENTE, REPORTER The government is
Govt braces for OFWs’ displacement
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
January 28, 2016 9:58 pm by CATHERINE S. VALENTE, REPORTER The government is ready to put in place measures to help Filipino workers in the Middle East who may be displaced because of sliding oil prices, Malacañang... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Emperor, empress visit Filipino workers bound for JapanJapan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko arrive at the Sofitel Philippine Pl
Emperor, empress visit Filipino workers bound for Japan
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
Japan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko arrive at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza, Pasay City on January 28, 2016 during a meeting with Japanese residents. The emperor and empress were in the country for five days to mark the 60th anniversary of the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace: Falling oil prices unlikely to affect OFWs’ jobs in MEPalace: Falling oil prices unlikely to affect OFWs’ jobs in ME Malacanang on T
Palace: Falling oil prices unlikely to affect OFWs’ jobs in ME
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
Palace: Falling oil prices unlikely to affect OFWs’ jobs in ME Malacanang on Thursday allayed fears of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) that the falling oil prices will affect OFWs’ jobs in the Middle East. Presidential Communications Secretary... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Akihito gets red-carpet welcome in Malacañang President Aquino laid out a red-carpet welcome to Japan’s emperor and empress
Akihito gets red-carpet welcome in Malacañang
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
President Aquino laid out a red-carpet welcome to Japan’s emperor and empress Wednesday, including full State Honors, in a sign of the blossoming ties of the Asian nations territorially at odds with... Read more
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Sun Star
Japanese Imperial couple welcomed in MalacanangPRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III welcomed Wednesday Japan's Emperor Akihito and Emp
Japanese Imperial couple welcomed in Malacanang
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III welcomed Wednesday Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko at Malacanang Palace. The Japanese Imperial couple arrived around 10:30 a.m. and was greeted by the President and presidential sister Aurora Corazon "Pinky"... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOLE helps 50 kin of 44 slain SAF troops get jobsMANILA, Philippines — The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has provide
DOLE helps 50 kin of 44 slain SAF troops get jobs
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has provided employment assistance to the direct families of the 44 members of the Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) troops who were killed in the Jan. 25,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Doing what is right for SSS membersOne of our biggest character flaws as Filipinos is the desire for instant grati
Doing what is right for SSS members
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
One of our biggest character flaws as Filipinos is the desire for instant gratification – wanting something to be done at once without looking at the whole picture or taking into consideration the possible consequences later on. Such is the situation... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Japan to hire more Filipino nurses, seafarers, caregivers, housekeepers Japanese Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Manila Kazuhide Ishi
Japan to hire more Filipino nurses, seafarers, caregivers, housekeepers
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
Japanese Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Manila Kazuhide Ishikawa disclosed yesterday that the Japanese government is seeking to employ more Filipino workers,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Informal sector put P167M into SSSInformal sector workers—including farmers, fishermen, market vendors, tricycle
Informal sector put P167M into SSS
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Informal sector workers—including farmers, fishermen, market vendors, tricycle and jeepney drivers, and even prison detainees—total only a little over 122,380 or 0.395 percent of the 31 million-plus members of the state-run Social Security System... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Med reps hold rally over wage hike appealTHREE MEDICAL representatives of French pharmaceutical company Sanofi-Aventis h
Med reps hold rally over wage hike appeal
The Daily Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
THREE MEDICAL representatives of French pharmaceutical company Sanofi-Aventis held a picket in front of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-6) afternoon of Jan. 21, 2016 to dramatize their appeal for increase in wages and other... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace execs to face Mamasapano probe Executive branch officials ready to answer Senate questions Government offic
Palace execs to face Mamasapano probe
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
Executive branch officials ready to answer Senate questions Government officials who will be summoned at the reopening of the Mamasapano probe in the Senate will not invoke executive privilege. In a statement... Read more
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The Manila Times
Cagayan zone labor compliant – DOLEJanuary 20, 2016 9:31 pm THE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has ass
Cagayan zone labor compliant – DOLE
The Manila Times / Posted 21 days ago
January 20, 2016 9:31 pm THE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has assured some 3,155 workers of protection and benefits following the declaration of the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) in Santa Ana,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Labor chief defends SSS vetoLabor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO LABOR Secretary Rosalind
Labor chief defends SSS veto
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO LABOR Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz has called for a “more enlightened, objective and sober assessment” of President Aquino’s unpopular veto of the proposed Social Security System (SSS) pension... Read more
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Rappler
DOLE says veto of P2,000 SSS hike wise, P500 more viableSUPPORT FOR AQUINO. Department of Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Bald
DOLE says veto of P2,000 SSS hike wise, P500 more viable
Rappler / Posted 22 days ago
SUPPORT FOR AQUINO. Department of Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz supports the President's veto of the proposed P2,000 SSS pension hike. File photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Binay: OFWs should not be neglected by the government Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) should not be neglected by the government, p
Binay: OFWs should not be neglected by the government
Manila Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) should not be neglected by the government, particularly on problems involving illegal recruitment and undocumented workers, Vice President Jejomar C. Binay... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
No ban on Indonesia travel, deployment amid attacks Smoke billows from an explosion in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, Jan. 14, 201
No ban on Indonesia travel, deployment amid attacks
Manila Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
Smoke billows from an explosion in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016. Suicide bombers exploded themselves in downtown Jakarta on Thursday while gunmen attacked a police post nearby, a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino explains veto: SSS viability in dangerPresident Benigno Aquino III. AP FILE PHOTO Bad news for the more than 2 milli
Aquino explains veto: SSS viability in danger
Inquirier.net / Posted 26 days ago
President Benigno Aquino III. AP FILE PHOTO Bad news for the more than 2 million pensioners of the state-run Social Security System (SSS) and their dependents. President Benigno Aquino III has vetoed the SSS pension bill that Congress approved last... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DOLE: At least 100,000 local, overseas jobs available for job seekers More than 100,000 local and overseas job vacancies in the private sector are
DOLE: At least 100,000 local, overseas jobs available for job seekers
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
More than 100,000 local and overseas job vacancies in the private sector are now up for grabs for job seekers. As of Jan. 12, the PhilJobNet, the official job search website of... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH govt to assist Pinoys in Saudi-Yemeni borderJanuary 11, 2016 11:57 pm The Philippine government will send a two-man contin
PH govt to assist Pinoys in Saudi-Yemeni border
The Manila Times / Posted 30 days ago
January 11, 2016 11:57 pm The Philippine government will send a two-man contingency team to Saudi Arabia and Yemen to assist Filipinos who wish to be repatriated home after a bombing at the border of... Read more
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Sun Star
Gov't to deploy team to aid OFWs in Saudi-Yemen borderTHE Aquino administration will deploy immediately a team to the Middle East to
Gov't to deploy team to aid OFWs in Saudi-Yemen border
Sun Star / Posted 30 days ago
THE Aquino administration will deploy immediately a team to the Middle East to help in the repatriation of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who have been affected by violence, a Palace official said Monday. Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t can provide jobs for 1.1-M OFWs in Saudi if tensions escalate President Aquino yesterday allayed fears of Filipinos in the Middle East amid
Gov’t can provide jobs for 1.1-M OFWs in Saudi if tensions escalate
Manila Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
President Aquino yesterday allayed fears of Filipinos in the Middle East amid the growing tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran, assuring that the government is ready to provide... Read more
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Sun Star
Aquino assures job for OFWs who can be displaced from Middle EastPRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III assured Friday that the government could help prov
Aquino assures job for OFWs who can be displaced from Middle East
Sun Star / Posted 1 months ago
PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III assured Friday that the government could help provide employment to Filipinos who might be displaced by the row between Saudi Arabia and Iran. Aquino told reporters during a media interview in Davao del Sur that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino: Gov’t ready for OFW repatriation amid Saudi-Iran rowPresident Benigno Aquino III has assured the public that there was no need to w
Aquino: Gov’t ready for OFW repatriation amid Saudi-Iran row
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
President Benigno Aquino III has assured the public that there was no need to worry over the repatriation of overseas Filipino workers in the Middle East amid the escalating tension between Saudi Arabia and Iran. During the inauguration of the... Read more
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