- Philippine Azkals Beat Hong Kong 1 – 0 in International Friendly
- Hong Kong OFW Shares OEC Ordeal in Manila
- Pinoys in HK Seeking Jobs in Canada File Complaints Against Pacific Management
- Philippine Flag Day at Site Where First PHL Flag Was Sewn
- 157 HK-based OFWs Pass Teacher Licensure Exams
- Despite Complainant’s Retraction, POEA Cancels License Of Erring Recruiter Deploying HSWs To Hong Kong
- HK Foreign Domestic Workers to Demand $4,500 Wage
- Pinoy Tourists in HK Deny Using Fake Credit Cards
- All Pro Staffing, ABC Manpower Agency Lose License Over Excessive Fees
- Elderly Pinoy Couple in HK Gets Probation for Theft
Switzerland Eyed for PH Nurses
THE Philippine Embassy in Switzerland is looking into the possibility of opening doors for Filipino healthcare workers to Switzerland to address the problem of oversupply of Filipino nurses in the Philippines. In this relation, a bilateral working...
POEA Partially Lifts Ban on OFW Deployment to Iraq, Afghanistan
Philippine labor officials on Tuesday partially lifted the ban on deployment of overseas Filipino workers to war-torn countries Iraq and Afghanistan. The Department of Labor and Employment said the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) Governing Board issued...
Ochoa: Rapid Response Teams Ready in Libya and Syria
The Rapid Response Teams (RRTs), trained and prepared to address developments in crisis-affected countries with significant OFW populations, have been activated and are closely monitoring developments in Libya and Syria, Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa Jr. said...
‘Overaged’ OFWs Urged to Settle Down, Put Up Business
Amid continuing discord on foreign soil, repatriated overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) received an advisory: do not gamble, and focus building business in their homeland. This was the advice of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) to...
‘Balik Pinay’ Program Awaits Women OFW Returnees
Women Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) returnees have a reason to look forward coming home to their respective areas in different parts of Eastern Visayas. In anticipation of the displaced Pinay workers need for jobs, the regional office...
DOLE Warns Pinoys vs Fake Job Openings in Spain
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Monday warned Filipino jobseekers against falling for scams claiming to offer jobs in Spain. DOLE Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz warned prospective overseas Filipino workers against false information about employment opportunities...
Entrepreneurship Training Program for OFWs Set
The Departments of Trade and Industry (DTI) and of Labor and Employment (DoLE) have teamed up to encourage repatriated overseas Filipino workers to become entrepreneurs. The two agencies intend to do this by holding a series of...
Exec: Jobs Here for OFWs
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) assured that there would be jobs available for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) who would be affected by the “Saudization” labor policy in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In yesterday’s Kapihan...
Government Job Website Phil-Job Net Offers More Than 55,000 Vacancies
More than 55,000 jobs await unemployed Filipinos or those seeking better opportunities based on postings on the Phil-Job Net website, Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz said yesterday. Phil-Job Net (http://phil-job.net) is the government’s official job portal. It is...