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Repatriated Pinoys from Libya to receive P10,000 cash aid from OWWA

Posted by jaypee 13 days ago Philippines
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Overseas Filipino workers who were repatriated from strife-torn Libya will receive a one-time cash assistance amounting to P10,000 each starting next week, Labor Secretary  Rosalinda Baldoz announced Thursday.

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DOLE targets getting all OFWs out of Libya by next week

Posted by jacobo 13 days ago Philippines
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The government is targeting to complete the sea-based repatriation of thousands of distressed overseas Filipino workers (OFW) from war-torn Libya by next week, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said yesterday.

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BSP allows OFWs from Libya to exchange dinars to pesos

Posted by jacobo 13 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas is opening a currency exchange facility where overseas Filipino workers repatriated from Libya can exchange Libyan Dinars for Philippine pesos.

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There’s life after Libya, OFWs told

Posted by jacobo 13 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines–There is life after Libya, said Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda) director general Joel Villanueva as he urged reluctant Filipinos in the conflict-torn country to come home.

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Free tech-voc training available for returning OFWs, says TESDA

Posted by jacobo 13 days ago Philippines
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For returning overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), technical vocational (tech-voc) courses, including free training, are available to enhance their skills and help them find jobs, officials said.

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Ship to bring home 700 Pinoys trapped in Libya

Posted by jacobo 13 days ago Philippines
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MANILA - The Philippines said Tuesday it would send a ship to pick up at least 700 of its nationals trapped in strife-torn Libya as it presses on with efforts to rescue thousands of workers.

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OFWs still training co-workers in Libya

Posted by jacobo 13 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines - Hundreds of Filipino workers in Libya won't come home yet because they want to train their Libyan colleagues working in critical industries.

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OFWs in Libya urged: Choose lives over jobs

Posted by jacobo 14 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines–Lives first before jobs. Malacañang on Tuesday made this appeal to Filipinos in Libya as fighting between rival militias in the north African country intensified.

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