Distressed OFWs brought home

“I am very thankful to the Illegal Residency Monitoring and Immigration Departments of Kuwait’s Ministry of Interior for the invaluable assistance they have provided the Embassy. I would also like to thank the dynamic and resilient officers and staff of the Philippine Embassy for their commitment and dedication in making EARP successful,” Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Mohd. Noordin Pendosina N. Lomondot said in a statement.

Duterte, Go push for Dep’t of OFW

July 13, 2019
AT the celebration of Araw ng Pasasalamat sa OFW Summit in Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City, on Friday, President Rodrigo Duterte expressed his support for the proposal to establish a separate executive department for Overseas Filipinos particularly OFWs to protect Filipino migrant workers from abusive illegal recruiters.

Missile attack on Saudi airport denounced

In view of the continuous rise in tensions within the region, the Philippine government once again reiterates its call to all parties to exercise calm, patience and restraint, and resolve differences through peaceful dialogue and consultations to prevent further regrettable incidents from occurring, the DFA said.

Pinoy kids in Israel to stay till end of June

“The government of Israel attaches a great significance to the working conditions of the Filipino workers and it was demonstrated by the signing of the historical bilateral labor agreement between the two countries which intends to improve the rights of the OFWs and dramatically reduce the placement fees,” it added.