4 OFWs killed in Kurd fire are Dabawenyos
FOUR of the 13 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who perished in a fire at Capitol Hotel in Kurdistan Region last week were from Davao City, the Overseas Workers Welfare and Administration (Owwa) in Davao Region reported. The Owwa identified the four ...
OFWs honored on Migrants' Sunday
The Philippine Roman Catholic Church led by the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines-Episcopal Commission on Migrants and Itinerant People (CBCP-ECMI) pays tribute today to the millions of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) as it marks the ...
Santiago-Marcos tandem's senatorial slate revealed
Ralph Recto also running under the Liberal Party (LP) and Team Galing at Puso (Team GP), overseas Filipino worker (OFW) advocate Susan Ople also running under the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) and Team GP, former Energy Secretary Jericho ...
Miriam-Bongbong team bares senatorial lineup
Shared candidates comprise Santiago-Marcos Senate slate
Miriam-Marcos tandem unfurls senatorial line up
Remains of 13 Filipinos killed in Iraq fire arrive home
The overseas Filipino workers were employees of the 4-star Capitol Hotel, which caught fire on February 5 due to an electrical problem, based on an initial investigation. The victims, all females, suffocated as they were trying to escape from the blaze.
Colleagues, co-candidates saddened by Señeres's death
MANILA, Philippines –The colleagues and co-candidates of late Overseas Filipino Workers' (OFW) Club party-list Rep. Roy Señeres were saddened by his death on Monday. House Speaker Feliciano “Sonny” Belmonte Jr., Señeres's co-candidates, Sens.
Señeres, 68, succumbs to heart attack
Roy Señeres dies of cardiac arrest
Señeres, labor rights champion, dies; 68
Body of Riyadh OFW arrives in Cebu
OVERSEAS Filipino workers (OFW) advocate Susan Ople expressed her deepest sympathies to the family of OFW Lotis Yu Camocamo, vowing to follow up on the death and burial benefits that must go to the bereaved family. Ople and John Bertiz, owner of ...
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: '16 Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas
The Philippine Consulate General in New York is pleased to announce that the 2016 Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas is now open for nominations. The awards, which was institutionalized through E.O. 498 in 1991, are ...
14 Filipinos killed in Iraq hotel blaze
Vice Presidential candidate Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr. said the DFA should “do everything possible to repatriate the remains of the deceased overseas Filipino workers the soonest time.” He also urged the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration to fast ...
PHOTO | DFA exec: It's 13, not 14, female OFWs killed in Iraq fire
PH officials in Erbil to help identify OFWs killed in hotel fire
Fourteen OFWs killed in Kurdistan hotel blaze
Overseas churches as poll precincts mulled
To facilitate the voting process for overseas voters, the head of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines Episcopal Commission on the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People (CBCP-ECMI) suggested the use of Filipino chaplaincies as ...
Caring for our overseas workers
The Manila Times
THE Philippine Ambassadors Foundation Inc. (PAFI) received a special award at the last Overseas Filipino Workers Gawad Parangal held last 12 December 2015 at the Pag-ibig Fund, Justine Building, Sen. Gil Puyat Avenue, Makati City under the auspices of ...