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Singapore’s manpower ministry belies ‘discount maids’ report | Pinoy Abroad | GMA News Online

Posted by jaypee 21 days ago Singapore
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Singapore's Ministry on Manpower (MOM) has belied reports that foreign domestic helpers, including Filipinos, are being “peddled” in malls there at discount prices.

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Singapore’s manpower ministry belies ‘discount maids’ report

Posted by jacobo 21 days ago Singapore

Singapore's Ministry on Manpower (MOM) has belied reports that foreign domestic helpers, including Filipinos, are being “peddled” in malls there at discount prices.

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Undocumented Pinoys open up about being arrested, detained

Posted by jacobo 21 days ago Philippines
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LONDON - It is not a joke to be undocumented in Europe.


In practically all of the countries comprising the European Union, the rules and regulations regarding immigration have become tighter and tighter.

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Burmese Migrant Workers Required to Obtain Passports after Receiving TR. 38/1 Residential Status

Posted by jacobo 21 days ago Burma
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Lyon – Thailand’s military government, the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), has announced that all migrant workers in Thailand are required to obtain a temporary passport after receiving “Tor Ror 38/1” (TR. 38/1) temporary residential status.

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Seminars for OFWs being used as marketing outlets by several firms, Baldoz bares

Posted by jaypee 21 days ago Philippines
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Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz has ordered a review on orientation seminars for departing overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) following reports that they are being used as marketing outlets by several businesses.

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MARINA scores in legal battle with seafarers' group

Posted by jacobo 22 days ago Philippines
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A Manila court on Wednesday denied the motion filed by a group of seafarers asking to stop the implementation of a law designating MARINA as the sole agency in charge of training and issuing certificates to Filipino seafarers.

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Go beyond COI’s recommendations to better protect foreign workers: HOME

Posted by jacobo 23 days ago Singapore
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SINGAPORE — The Republic needs to go beyond the recommendations laid out by the Committee of Inquiry (COI) that looked into the Little India riot if it wants to fully realise the rights of foreign workers, said the Humanitarian Organization for Migration Economics (HOME) yesterday.

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Inappropriate display of foreign domestic workers "unacceptable": MOM

Posted by jacobo 23 days ago Singapore
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SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) says inappropriate display of foreign domestic workers at employment agencies in Singapore, or advertising them as being "available for hire at cheap or discounted prices", are "unacceptable" practices.

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