Overseas Filipinos

Envoy to Panelo: What if China suspects OFWs of spying, too? - INQUIRER.net

3 hours 37 min ago
Envoy to Panelo: What if China suspects OFWs of spying, too?  INQUIRER.net

Do Filipinos suspect that Chinese workers in the Philippines are really spies? Well, the Chinese can think the same way about overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) ...

Disinformation innovations used in the May 2019 Philippine elections - The Manila Times

9 hours 47 min ago
Disinformation innovations used in the May 2019 Philippine elections  The Manila Times

Three months after the May 2019 elections, the Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey results showed 80 percent were satisfied with the conduct of the elections.

Strong no to racism - Philippine Star

9 hours 52 min ago
Strong no to racism  Philippine Star

PBA commissioner Willie Marcial took a firm position in sanctioning San Miguel Beer's Arwind Santos for his sideline monkey taunt aimed at clouding TNT import ...

'Time to dispel old stereotypes': Solon says SOGIE bill needed to address special needs of LGBTQ+ sector - Manila Bulletin

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 19:19
'Time to dispel old stereotypes': Solon says SOGIE bill needed to address special needs of LGBTQ+ sector  Manila Bulletin

A transwoman lawmaker said the passing of a measure that will ban discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity and expression (SOGIE) is ...

Recruiters double efforts to protect OFWs in Hong Kong - SunStar Philippines

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 19:01
Recruiters double efforts to protect OFWs in Hong Kong  SunStar Philippines

SANS a deployment ban, recruiters are taking the extra effort to protect overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Hong Kong, where street protests are not showing ...

Recruiters double efforts to protect OFWs in Hong Kong - Sun.Star

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 19:01
Recruiters double efforts to protect OFWs in Hong Kong  Sun.Star

SANS a deployment ban, recruiters are taking the extra effort to protect overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Hong Kong, where street protests are not showing ...

PH warns vs travel to Libya in wake of airport bombings - ABS-CBN News

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 18:27
PH warns vs travel to Libya in wake of airport bombings  ABS-CBN News

MANILA - The Philippine Embassy in Tripoli on Saturday warned Filipinos against travel to war-stricken Libya, in wake of bombings at its capital's sole ...

DFA asks Israel to heed Pinoy parents' request to have children stay in land of birth - GMA News

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 14:47
DFA asks Israel to heed Pinoy parents' request to have children stay in land of birth  GMA News

The Department of Foreign Affairs urged Israel to grant the request of Filipino parents to let their children stay in the land of their birth. Current trending headlines ...

Nevada hires more Filipino special education teachers - ABS-CBN News

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 10:19
Nevada hires more Filipino special education teachers  ABS-CBN News

LAS VEGAS, Nevada - The Clark County School District in southern Nevada recently hired 57 special education (SPEd) teachers from all over the Philippines.

Bay Area school named after Fil-Am immigrant rights advocate Jose Antonio Vargas - ABS-CBN News

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 09:55
Bay Area school named after Fil-Am immigrant rights advocate Jose Antonio Vargas  ABS-CBN News

An elementary school in Mountain View, California has been named after Filipino undocumented migrant Jose Antonio Vargas.

PhilHealth mess: Board explanation sought - INQUIRER.net

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 05:55
PhilHealth mess: Board explanation sought  INQUIRER.net

Who should be accountable for the mess at Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth)?. Without pointing a finger directly at them, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said ...

Filipino cocoa farmer is among world's best producers - UNTV News | UNTV News - UNTV News

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 04:31
Filipino cocoa farmer is among world's best producers - UNTV News | UNTV News  UNTV News

A Filipino cocoa farmer has made it among the world's top 50 best cocoa producers and will participate in the International Cocoa Awards (ICA).

Financial infidelity - The Manila Times

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 00:48
Financial infidelity  The Manila Times

Infidelity is not limited to sexual relationships. Majority of the couples experience marital turmoil not only because of lust issue but as well as financial infidelity, ...

SM's emergency preparedness for PWDs, elderly a success - Business Mirror

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 00:01
SM's emergency preparedness for PWDs, elderly a success  Business Mirror

OVER a thousand senior citizens and persons with disabilities (PWDs) were enlightened on the proper response to disasters during the 2019 Emergency ...

Villar to support distressed OFWs - manilastandard.net

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 23:05
Villar to support distressed OFWs  manilastandard.net

To address the plight of distressed overseas Filipino workers, Senator Cynthia Villar vowed to continue to support adequate funding to finance government's ...

Philippines – Recruitment firms support creation of a Department of Overseas Filipino Workers (Inquirer) - Staffing Industry Analysts

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 20:22
Philippines – Recruitment firms support creation of a Department of Overseas Filipino Workers (Inquirer)  Staffing Industry Analysts

A group representing at least 500 recruitment agencies in the Philippines has backed the bill filed by Senator Bong Go creating a Department of Overseas ...

Filipino actor proudly speaks Tausug in Netflix Korean drama - Philippine Star

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 17:54
Filipino actor proudly speaks Tausug in Netflix Korean drama  Philippine Star

Nash Ang, the young Filipino actor and filmmaker whose appearance on the Netflix Korean drama “Arthdal Chronicles” recently made waves in local media, had ...

Filipinos told to avoid Hong Kong airport, some areas as protests continue - ABS-CBN News

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 17:15
Filipinos told to avoid Hong Kong airport, some areas as protests continue  ABS-CBN News

The Department of Foreign Affairs advised Filipinos Friday to avoid the Hong Kong International Airport as protests in the Chinese administrative region persist.

NCMF probes unabated issuance of fake hajj IDs - Manila Bulletin

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 15:51
NCMF probes unabated issuance of fake hajj IDs  Manila Bulletin

COTABATO CITY – The National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) is investigating an alleged conspiracy in the issuance of fake Hajj identification cards ...

Filipino nurses arrive on Isle of Wight after recruitment drive - Nursing Times

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 14:31
Filipino nurses arrive on Isle of Wight after recruitment drive  Nursing Times

The first nine nurses recruited to help bolster NHS services on the Isle of Wight have arrived this month from the Philippines, who are set to be followed by over ...

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