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Over 300 Pinoy nurses, caregivers to undergo Japanese language training

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Over 300 Japan-bound Filipino nurses and caregivers will undergo a six-month training on Japanese language in preparation for their deployment next year.

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Jobseekers warned vs. online scams promising quick jobs abroad | Pinoy Abroad | GMA News Online

Posted by jaypee 535 days ago Philippines
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The Philippine Overseas Employment Agency (POEA) has warned jobseekers against social media accounts promising quick jobs overseas, lest they fall victims to scams or illegal recruitment.

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DBM adds P50M for repatriation efforts in Middle East

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The Department of Budget and Management has allocated an additional P50 million for the repatriation of Filipinos in troubled countries in the Middle East, Budget Secretary Florencio Abad said on Tuesday.

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Senate urged to pass bill seeking P50,000 credit assistance to OFWs

Posted by jaypee 550 days ago Philippines
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Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara on Monday urged his colleagues to pass the bill providing P50,000 credit assistance to overseas Filipino workers.

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PHL, US sign MOU on labor rights

Posted by jaypee 552 days ago Philippines
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The Philippines has recently inked a Memorandum of Understanding with the United States seeking to protect Filipino employees and employers in the US by raising awareness about their rights.

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PHL domestic helpers still endure abuses, exploitation despite laws –group

Posted by jaypee 553 days ago Philippines
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Despite being rich in pro-migrant worker laws and policies, the Philippines lacks oversight and implementing mechanisms for these laws to actually benefit domestic workers.

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Trafficked Pinoy teachers in the US urged to come out in the open

Posted by jaypee 554 days ago Philippines
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Philippine officials in the United States are appealing to some 500 Filipino teachers there who were victimized by illegal recruiters to reach out to the embassy so that they could be given sufficient assistance.

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POEA warns vs. illegal recruiters plying trade at its premises

Posted by jaypee 555 days ago Philippines
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Be wary of illegal recruiters, even if they claim they can take you to the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration's head office.

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