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More OFW families investing - survey

Posted by jacobo 36 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines - More households that depend on remittances from family members working abroad are now saving and investing.

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30 more OFWs to return home from strife-torn Libya

Posted by jaypee 36 days ago Philippines
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Thirty more Filipino workers from conflict-torn Libya are scheduled to return to the Philippines in two batches this Monday, while 329 more are waiting for their flight home, Foreign Affairs spokesman Charles Jose said.

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Korean-Filipino kids learn Filipino language in Seoul

Posted by jacobo 36 days ago Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea
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SEOUL - Filipino-Korean children are now getting a chance to learn the Filipino language.

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PHL supports better protection for seafarers under maritime labor treaty

Posted by jaypee 36 days ago Philippines
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Filipino seafarers may soon enjoy better protection after the Philippine government voted in favor of amendments to the Maritime Labor Convention of 2006 (MLC, 2006).

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NCPO bringing order to immigrant worker numbers in Thailand

Posted by jacobo 36 days ago Thailand
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BANGKOK, 16 June 2014 (NNT)- The military junta has denied employing heavy-handed tactics to expel immigrant workers, saying that all immigrants have in fact been treated humanely.

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Thailand says no policy to ‘sweep and clean’ illegal migrants

Posted by jaypee 36 days ago Thailand
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BANGKOK - Thailand's junta denied on Monday that they were pursuing a "sweep and clean" policy of driving illegal foreign workers out of the country, despite mass departures by fearful Cambodians since the military took power last month.

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More than 120,000 Cambodian migrants flee Thailand after coup

Posted by jacobo 35 days ago Cambodia
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More than 120,000 Cambodians have fled Thailand to return home in the past week, fearing a crackdown on migrant workers after last month's military take-over, an official said on Sunday.

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Fewer maids seek refuge in Philippine mission

Posted by jacobo 34 days ago Philippines
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Philippine Overseas Labour Office liaises with placement agencies. When Delmer R. Cruz took up residence in Dubai in July 2012 as the labour attache at the Philippine Consulate-General, he witnessed a sad sight.


 

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