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POEA bans deployment of OFWs to Yemen

Posted by jaypee 108 days ago Philippines
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Citing the security situation there, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) on Tuesday banned the deployment of overseas Filipino workers to Yemen.

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DOLE: 130,000 PHL domestic workers to benefit from HK wage hike

Posted by jaypee 109 days ago Philippines
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Some 130,000 Filipinos working as domestic helpers in Hong Kong stand to benefit from a new wage increase there, the Department of Labor and Employment said Tuesday.

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Despite easing of tension, Pinoys in HK reminded to shun protest venues

Posted by jaypee 112 days ago Philippines
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While noting a gradual easing of tension in Hong Kong, Philippine officials reminded Filipinos there to continue avoiding venues of protests.

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POEA suspends 4 recruitment firms for violating HSW rules

Posted by jaypee 113 days ago Philippines
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Four recruitment agencies were preventively suspended for allegedly circumventing government regulation on recruiting and deploying Filipino household service workers (HSWs).

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Pinoys, other foreign workers in HK to seek higher pay

Posted by jaypee 116 days ago Philippines
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Filipinos and other foreign domestic workers are preparing to demand a raise now that the situation in Hong Kong is slowly returning to normal.

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‘Return migration’ to benefit teachers working as maids in Singapore

Posted by jaypee 128 days ago Philippines
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School teachers forced to work as household helpers or household service workers (HSWs) in Singapore now have a chance to return to the Philippines to practice their original profession.

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Deployment of newly-hired OFWs resumes for West Bank, Israel

Posted by jaypee 130 days ago Philippines
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The government has lifted the ban on the deployment of newly-hired Filipino workers to West Bank and Israel following the lowering of the alert level in those areas by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).

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PH to remain top source of migrant workers in Asia

Posted by jaypee 134 days ago Philippines
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MANILA - The Philippines will continue to be a source of migrant workers, in Asia particularly, as neighbor countries’ work force are expected to dwindle in numbers due to their highly aging population, an international investment bank said.

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