Pinoys return from Libya
Manila Standard Today
Twenty four overseas Filipino workers from Libya returned to their families on Friday while another batch of 24 OFWs will follow due to escalating violence, the Department of Foreign Affairs said. “The number Filipino repatriated from Libya now ...
DFA: 48 repatriated Pinoys due home from Libya
Philippines clarifies only one female Filipino injured in Libya attack
OFW groups close ranks vs. MIAA's terminal fee integration scheme
OFW groups join forces vs. terminal fee integration. At a press conference at the CBCP on Friday, January 30, leaders of 'Coalition No to 550' voiced out their opposition to the integration of airport terminal fee to airline tickets, the implementation ...
Philippine migrants face abuse abroad and apathy at home
Overseas worker Marina Sarno says she is lucky to be alive after months of cruel treatment at the hands of a family in the United Arab Emirates. She accepted a job last year as a private English tutor, but after a few weeks her employer began demanding ...
We are the yayas of the world
That year there were 615,019 Overseas Filipino Workers or OFWs. My mother, Lorina, became one of them. My mother, Lorina Buan Taylor, is a case study for OFWs. Her story is one of the better ones. I have heard of men who, in local slang, tumalon sa ...
OFWs urged to take a stand vs terminal fee integration
Pinoys top fake diploma users in Saudi –report
Red Bual of the Filipino Computer Literacy Program said the report will have a large impact on the perception of skilled overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Saudi Arabia. An investigation is currently being conducted by the Philippine Consulate in ...
How OFWs can start investing
ABS CBN News
MANILA, Philippines - Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) may be earning good money, but not many are saving and investing their hard-earned funds wisely. In a recent episode of On The Money, BPI Asset Management and Trust Group vice president for ...
Late Saudi king 'great friend' of Filipino workers
Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte said King Abdullah was receptive to the concerns of the Philippine government in improving the welfare of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Saudi Arabia, especially those on death row. “He granted ...
Late Saudi king had soft spot for Filipinos, gave P27M to save an OFW's life ...
Late Saudi King Abdullah remembered for helping OFWs –Palace
Saudi king hailed PH true friend
US Pinoys launch essay contest for Filipino students
NEW YORK – A US-based Filipino migrant group is launching an essay contest for high school and college students on the role and importance of overseas Filipinos in the future of the Philippines. Dr Celia B. Lamkin, chairperson of the US Pinoys for Good ...
Overseas Filipinos essay contest for students offers cash prizes
“An Overseas Filipino is a person of Filipino origin who lives outside of the Philippines,” according to Wikipedia's definition. “This term applies to Filipinos who are both abroad indefinitely as citizens or permanent residents of a different country ...
Essay contest on overseas Filipinos launched
Essay contest honoring OFWs launched for Pinoy students