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Philippines brings home hundreds more workers from Libya

Posted by jacobo 36 days ago Philippines
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MANILA - More than 400 Filipino workers who fled conflict in Libya arrived in the Philippines late Saturday following a three-day mass evacuation by air and sea.

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PH to continue repatriations from Libya

Posted by jacobo 36 days ago Philippines
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MANILA -- The Philippines will work to repatriate thousands more of its nationals from Libya after more than 700 were ferried to safety on a chartered ship, the presidential palace said Sunday.

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The families Filipino workers leave behind

Posted by jacobo 37 days ago New Zealand
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Manuelito Lavador drags a chair next to mine in the Christchurch construction company office.

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Migrant school educates a new generation from Burma

Posted by jacobo 37 days ago Burma
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The chatter of four teenaged Buddhist monks dressed in bright saffron robes breaks the silence of the morning peace, as they walk hand in hand the short distance from the Wat Nong Bua Burapha temple to a cluster of ramshackle buildings known as the New Blood School.

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355 OFWs safely return from Libya

Posted by jacobo 37 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines—Cheers and applause rang out as Philippine Airlines (PAL) Flight 9007 carrying 355 weary Filipinos evacuated from strife-torn Libya touched down at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia).

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54 Nepali workers stranded in Libya return home

Posted by jacobo 37 days ago Nepal
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KATHMANDU, August 17: As he landed in Kathmandu, Bodhi Prasad Aryal felt as if he had narrowly escaped from the jaws of death. Despite his travails in the war torn Libya, he is elated that he has finally come home to live with his family.

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Embassy: 7,500 Saudi-based Pinoys register to vote in 2016

Posted by jaypee 37 days ago Saudi Arabia
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At least 7,500 Filipinos in Saudi Arabia have registered so they can vote in the 2016 elections, the Philippine Embassy in Riyadh reported over the weekend.

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DFA: Nearly 800 Pinoy repatriates arriving from Libya over the weekend

Posted by jaypee 37 days ago Philippines
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Nearly 800 Filipino repatriates from Libya are scheduled in Manila over the weekend, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Saturday.

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