Overseas Filipinos

Proliferation of OFWs trying to leave with fake documents alarms BI - Manila Bulletin

5 hours 45 min ago
Proliferation of OFWs trying to leave with fake documents alarms BI  Manila Bulletin

Commissioner Jaime Morente of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) has expressed alarm over the increasing number of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) trying to ...

FALSE: Nancy Binay says OFWs are not foreign workers but 'domestic help' - Rappler

8 hours 51 min ago
FALSE: Nancy Binay says OFWs are not foreign workers but 'domestic help'  Rappler

Claim: Reelectionist Senator Nancy Binay Nancy Binay supposedly made a statement saying overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are not foreign workers but ...

Ambassador Rod Severino: The complete diplomat, even at home - Rappler

10 hours 14 sec ago
Ambassador Rod Severino: The complete diplomat, even at home  Rappler

The late Ambassador Rodolfo 'Rod' Severino is remembered as a strategic thinker, mentor, and father who never raised his voice.

2nd field overseas voting for Filipinos in Deira - Gulf Today

14 hours 2 min ago
2nd field overseas voting for Filipinos in Deira  Gulf Today

Due to demand, the Philippine Consulate General in Dubai (PCGDXB) shall conduct a second field overseas voting (OV) for Manila's May 13 mid-term elections ...

Business sentiments improving further - Panay News

17 hours 52 min ago
Business sentiments improving further  Panay News

THE SENTIMENTS of Filipino businessmen are improving. More companies are turning more bullish this year as inflation rate softened and consumer demand ...

External payments flow to remain positive — BSP | Philstar.com - Philippine Star

18 hours 50 min ago
External payments flow to remain positive — BSP | Philstar.com  Philippine Star

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) expects the country's external payments position to remain healthy amid the sustained inflows.

China's investment approval authority leads mission to PH - Manila Bulletin

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 22:05
China's investment approval authority leads mission to PH  Manila Bulletin

Some of China's biggest state-owned enterprises (SOEs) led by the State-owned Assets Administration and Supervision Commission are visiting the Philippines ...

Voting in Deira for Filipinos this weekend - gulfnews.com

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 20:59
Voting in Deira for Filipinos this weekend  gulfnews.com

Dubai: To accommodate more Filipino voters, the Philippine Consulate-General will hold field voting for the Mid-Term Philippine Elections in a hotel in Deira this ...

DOLE readies jobs for OFWs from strife-torn Libya - Philippine Canadian Inquirer

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 17:47
DOLE readies jobs for OFWs from strife-torn Libya  Philippine Canadian Inquirer

DOLE Secretary Silvestre Bello III said the countries being considered for deployment of affected Filipino medical workers are Japan, Germany and United ...

Swiss-Belhotel International Forms Rewarding New Frequent Flyer Partnership With Philippine Airlines - Hospitality Net

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 17:46
Swiss-Belhotel International Forms Rewarding New Frequent Flyer Partnership With Philippine Airlines  Hospitality Net

Hong Kong - Swiss-Belhotel International, the global hospitality management chain, has formed a rewarding new partnership with Philippine Airlines that will ...

No Filipino casualty in Sri Lanka bombings – DFA - ABS-CBN News

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 16:48
No Filipino casualty in Sri Lanka bombings – DFA  ABS-CBN News

MANILA – No Filipino was hurt in the series of bombings that gripped Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, the Department of Foreign Affairs said.

Comelec hit for ‘downplaying’ overseas absentee voting issues - INQUIRER.net

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 16:03
Comelec hit for ‘downplaying’ overseas absentee voting issues  INQUIRER.net

An IT advocacy group on Tuesday hit the Comelec for the reported irregularities in the use of VCMs in overseas absentee voting.

Facebook to train 1 million Filipinos on 'positive, safe' online culture - ABS-CBN News

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 15:04
Facebook to train 1 million Filipinos on 'positive, safe' online culture  ABS-CBN News

MANILA - Facebook said Tuesday it would train 1 million Filipinos in fostering a "positive and safe" culture online, as it cracked down on misinformation in the ...

Facebook to train 1 million Filipinos on 'positive, safe' online culture - ABS-CBN News

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 15:04
Facebook to train 1 million Filipinos on 'positive, safe' online culture  ABS-CBN News

MANILA - Facebook said Tuesday it would train 1 million Filipinos in fostering a "positive and safe" culture online, as it cracked down on misinformation in the ...

Luczon: China phenomena - Sun.Star

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 13:22
Luczon: China phenomena  Sun.Star

WE HAVE come to familiarize how Chinese people become part of our pre-colonial history. They travel in our Philippine islands for barter trading; some ...

1st Filipino in overseas voting travels 63-km to cast his vote - Manila Bulletin

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 10:17
1st Filipino in overseas voting travels 63-km to cast his vote  Manila Bulletin

Distance was not a problem for Africa-based Filipino design technician Adolfo Villanueva who endured a 63-kilometer journey just to cast his vote for the 2019 ...

Bello appeals to public: Be kind to Chinese workers - INQUIRER.net

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 05:35
Bello appeals to public: Be kind to Chinese workers  INQUIRER.net

MANILA, Philippines — Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III on Monday appealed to the public “to be a little kind” to Chinese workers amid mounting concerns that ...

A step closer to peace in Mindanao - manilastandard.net

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 00:44
A step closer to peace in Mindanao  manilastandard.net

"We wish to see the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao already up and running." We may have gone a step closer to achieving elusive ...

A step closer to peace in Mindanao - manilastandard.net

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 00:40
A step closer to peace in Mindanao  manilastandard.net

posted April 23, 2019 at 12:40 am by Ernesto M. Hilario. "We wish to see the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao already up and running.".

PHL current account gap seen narrowing - Business Mirror

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 00:27
PHL current account gap seen narrowing  Business Mirror

THE country's current account balance is projected to improve in the coming years, but it will still be in deficit up until 2024, according to data from the.

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