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DOJ secures 100th human trafficking conviction

Posted by jacobo 1291 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines - The government’s campaign against human trafficking marked another milestone with the conviction in court of the 100th person under the anti-human trafficking law.

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OFWs seek amendments to Absentee Voting Law

Posted by jacobo 1291 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines - Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are pushing for online voting and other amendments in the existing provisions of the Overseas Absentee Voting Law.

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Employment still awaits OFWs who wants to work in Afghanistan

Posted by jacobo 1292 days ago Philippines
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Manila – Most of the Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) who are working in Afghanistan that once the Philippine government raises the deployment ban, hundreds of Filipinos workers would want to find a work in Afghanistan.

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Calungsod pilgrims warned against plans to go TNT

Posted by jacobo 1292 days ago Philippines
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PILGRIMS to the canonization of Blessed Pedro Calungsod in Vatican City were warned yesterday  against turning into illegal overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).

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OFW families' living standards questioned

Posted by jacobo 1292 days ago Philippines
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GROWING compensation received by overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) has significantly contributed to economic growth, data from the National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB) showed, boosting consumer-dependent businesses like SM malls.

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Canadian lawmaker lauds Filipino workers in Canada

Posted by jacobo 1292 days ago Philippines
http://businessmirror.com.ph —

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO—Member of the Parliament for Winnipeg Canada Kevin Lamoureux lauded Filipino workers for their hospitality and hard work that contributed to the strong partnership between his country and the Philippines.

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Phl Consulate in HK organizes medical consultation for OFWs

Posted by jacobo 1293 days ago Philippines
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QUEZON CITY, Oct 14 (PIA) -- The Philippine Consulate General in Hong Kong organized a medical consultation project and wellness lecture at its premises on October 7, the Department of Foreign Affairs reported in a statement.

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Job recruiters warned anew about obeying the rules

Posted by jacobo 1293 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines—The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration on Saturday warned recruitment agencies against violating government rules on the recruitment and deployment of Filipino household service workers, saying their licenses could be suspended if not revoked.

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