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CBCP helping DFA persuade OFWs in conflict-hit areas to avail of repatriation

Posted by jaypee 490 days ago Philippines
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The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines is teaming up with the Department of Foreign Affairs in urging overseas Filipino workers in conflict-hit countries to avail of repatriation.

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Philippines, Indonesia ink pacts, including protection of migrant workers

Posted by jaypee 501 days ago Philippines
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THE Philippines and Indonesia signed on Monday four agreements, including the joint declaration on the protection of migrants and migrant workers.

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26 Pinoys arrive home from troubled Libya

Posted by jaypee 505 days ago Philippines
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Filipino repatriates continue to trickle in from Libya, where the Crisis Alert Level is at its highest and a government-led repatriation program is ongoing.

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DOLE notes greater demand for Pinoy nurses in UK

Posted by jaypee 505 days ago Philippines
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Filipino nurses wanting to work abroad may want to consider the United Kingdom, the Department of Labor and Employment said Friday.

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POEA: Recruiter suspended for duping 38 prospective OFWs

Posted by jaypee 511 days ago Philippines
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A recruiter has been suspended for allegedly duping 38 Filipinos seeking jobs abroad, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration said Thursday.

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‘Black market’ for Pinay maids emerging in UAE – report

Posted by jaypee 518 days ago Philippines
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A black market is emerging for Filipina household helpers in the United Arab Emirates with prospective employers being made to pay up to $4,600 (Dh17,000) for a helper, a UAE news site reported over the weekend.

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POEA warns recruitment agencies vs. placement fees for NZ

Posted by jaypee 553 days ago Philippines
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The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration over the weekend warned recruitment agencies against charging placement fees from overseas Filipino workers bound for New Zealand.

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POEA to vacationing OFWs: Go online for employment certificates

Posted by jaypee 555 days ago Philippines
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Overseas Filipino workers wanting to spend their Christmas vacation in the Philippines may want to go online instead of lining up for their overseas employment certificates (OECs).

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