- 3 Pinoys From HK Busted in Indonesia for Drugs
- Aquino Urged to Allow Direct Hiring in HK, Crack Down on Greedy Recruiters
- PHL Consulate HK Advisory: Closed on Apr 4 and Apr 9
- Two Filipinas Charged With Manslaughter in Hong Kong
- ‘No Plans of Going Home,’ Declares Vallejos After Permanent Residence Verdict
- Placement Agencies End Ban on Sending Filipino Helpers to HK
- HK Ruling May Result in Unfair Treatment of Filipina Maids
- HK Top Court Rejects DH Permanent Residence Appeal
- Pinay in Hong Kong in Stable Condition After Contracting Deadly Flesh-eating Disease
- Pinay Seriously Hurt, Husband Killed in Attack by Teenage Son, Pal in HK
Migrante Laments ‘Fast and Rude’ Dismissal of POEA Chief
Filipino migrant rights watchdog Migrante lamented the “fast and rude” dismissal of Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) chief Carlos Cao from his post as it expressed the belief that the move reflects a power-struggle among ranking labor...
POEA Eyeing Jobs for Nurses in Australia in 2012
The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) is eyeing job opportunities in Australia in 2012 for nurses and skilled workers. The POEA said Australia is still one of the least explored frontiers for skilled Filipino workers and professionals....
Labor Undersecretary Hans Cacdac is New POEA Chief
Labor Undersecretary Hans Cacdac is the new head of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) beginning on Monday. Government officials, who declined to be identified, said Cacdac had already taken his oath before Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz...
OFWs May Return to Lebanon
Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) may soon be able to return to Lebanon, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) said Tuesday. POEA administrator Carlos Cao Jr. disclosed in a phone interview Tuesday that the Philippine government is set...
Work Visa Needed for Russia Stint – POEA
THE Philippine Overseas Employment Administration has begun implementing the guidelines issued by the Department of Foreign Affairs on obtaining legal documents for employment in Russia. POEA Administrator Carlos Cao Jr. said the DFA advised Filipinos who wish...
Info Desk for Saudi OFWs
A Filipino migrant rights watchdog has urged concerned Philippine authorities to set up an information desk in various international airports throughout Saudi Arabia. Migrante-Middle East made the request in light of calls for assistance for newly arrived...
POEA: We Don’t Lend Money to Overseas Filipino Workers
The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has clarified that that it is not engaged in lending money to overseas Filipino workers. In a statement, POEA Administrator Carlos Cao Jr. said that the agency has no lending facility...
100 Filipinos Stranded in Macau
Be wary of job offers in Macau. Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) chief Carlos Cao Jr. yesterday said about a hundred Filipinos are now stranded in Macau after failing to find employment. Cao warned against accepting job...
‘Be Wary of Job Offers in Guam’
The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) yesterday warned Filipino workers against accepting offers to work in US military facilities in Guam. POEA chief Carlos Cao Jr. said unscrupulous individuals have been victimizing thousands of prospective overseas Filipino...
POEA Adopts New Travel Clearance Procedure for OFWs
Shorter lines but longer waiting time awaits returning overseas Filipino workers (OFWs). To keep the queues of vacationing OFWs short, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has adopted new procedures and processing of the mandatory travel exit...