Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz yesterday instructed all DOLE regional offices to remind foreign workers in their areas who have started employment in local establishments while their applications for the Alien Employment Permit or employment visa are still being processed, to secure aRead More
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Manila, Philippines – Senator Ma. Lourdes “Nancy” Binay yesterday urged the Senate to approve a measure that would strengthen the government’s powers to go after unscrupulous embassy officials who prey on distressed Filipino migrant workers.Read More
SENATORS Nancy Binay and Jinggoy Estrada want migrant Filipino workers particularly women to be given more protection amid abuse and violation of their rights.
In her Senate Bill 2086, Binay seeks to amend the penal code to deal with erring government officials following the sex-for-flight scandal involving an envoy in t Read More
Protesters in Bangkok overran the Cooperative Auditing House controlled by the government on Saturday and drove away the employees working there.
Other government offices stopped their operations due to the widespread protest against Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's administration, according to a report on “News TV Live.”
The Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur on Friday appealed to Malaysian authorities to adhere to the rule of law and treat arrested undocumented Filipino migrants humanely .
“We respect the right of the Malaysian government to implement its immigration laws, and at the same time, we are hopeful that the authorities implementing the crackdown