- Highest Overseas Voter Turnout in Hong Kong
- 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
Canada Not All ‘Rosy’ to Pinoy Migrants
Canada is one of the preferred countries of destination for Filipinos aiming to work and live abroad. But life for migrant workers and overseas Filipinos is not all that rosy in the “Land of the Free,” a...
Filipino Children Face Deportation from Israel
Some 400 children, including an undetermined number of Filipinos, may be deported from Israel along with their parents for failing to meet the qualifications set by the Israeli government for them to legally stay in the country....
7 to 10 OFWs Abused in Middle East Every Day
Seven to ten overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are abused or maltreated every day on average in the Middle East, Migrante said Sunday as it appealed to the incoming government to thoroughly review the Philippines’ labor export program....
Filipino Migrants’ Forum Begins With Pledge to Protect Workers’ Rights
The first migrants’ forum for Filipino workers opened yesterday with organisers announcing plans to form a new committee to help protect employees’ rights. More than 80 Filipino community groups based in Dubai and the northern Emirates are...
RP Consulate in Jeddah Celebrates Migrants Workers’ Day
More than 300 Filipinos representing various community organizations joined Consulate and Labor officials in Jeddah to celebrate the 15th Migrant Workers’ Day held at the Philippine Consulate General grounds on June 4. The Migrant Workers’ Day commemorates...
First Batch of Stranded Filipinos in Kuwait Repatriated This Week
The first batch of stranded Filipino domestic helpers were repatriated to the Philippines this week after spending several months in cramped government shelters in Kuwait, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) announced on Wednesday. Most of these...
Outstanding Visayan OFWs Given Recognition
Seven overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) received recognition from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) serving as highlight of the Migrant Worker’s Day celebration here last Monday. The annual celebration gathered OFWs, their families and other dependents during...
Overseas Filipinos Start Independence Day Activities in Saudi, US
With the country’s 112th Independence Day just a week away, Filipinos abroad have started celebrating the important occasion. In Saudi Arabia, month-long celebrations began last Thursday with an international financial literacy briefing held at the lobby of...
Eastern Visayas (Region 8) Honors Migrant Workers
The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration in Region 8 spearheads this year’s Migrant Workers Day celebration which is dubbed as “Araw ng Pasasalamat.” Hundreds of Overseas Filipino Workers and their respective families throughout Region 8 joined the motorcade...