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February 14, 2018 7:34 AM Returning OFWs to Kuwait not covered by work ban – BI

Returning overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to Kuwait who are currently vacationing in the Philippines are allowed to leave the country, the Bureau of Immigration said on Wednesday. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente said they have issued the new directive following the announcement of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) that the “Balik 5

February 13, 2018 10:54 AM Labor group: Office romances OK, but gov’t should issue guidelines

On Tuesday, a day before Valentine’s Day, the Associated Labor Unions – Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) came out with a statement assuring employees who fall in love with their bosses that no government policy prevents such a relationship from blooming. But Alan Tanjusay, policy advocacy officer of ALU-TUCP, said the Department of Labor 6

February 13, 2018 12:17 AM Villanueva backs Duterte's order to totally ban the deployment of OFWs to Kuwait

Our overseas Filipino workers deserve better treatment and protection. In line with the recent cases of abuse that inflicted our kababayans abroad, we express our full support on the President's move to implement total ban on deployment of all OFWs to Kuwait. Our migrant workers, especially household workers, have long suffered from maltreatment and it is only just to stop sending 6

February 12, 2018 5:37 AM PH issues total ban on deployment of Filipino workers to Kuwait

The Philippine government has issued a total ban on the deployment of Filipino workers to Kuwait upon the instruction of President Rodrigo Duterte. Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano and Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Silvestre Bello III said in a joint statement issued on Monday that Mr. Duterte’s directive for a ban would 4

February 2, 2018 7:53 AM Bello set to leave DOLE, eyes senatorial bid

MANILA - Labor Chief Silvestre Bello III is set to leave his department, President Rodrigo Duterte has announced. Duterte made the revelation in a speech before Lumad groups in Davao City on Thursday. The President said Bello's decision to step down as head of the Department of Labor and Employment is in preparation for the latter's plans to run as a senator 19

January 31, 2018 9:22 AM Mga 'bakwit' sa Albay, bibigyan ng trabaho

Napapailalim ito sa programang Tulong Pangkabuhayan sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers o TUPAD ng DOLE. Sa ilalim ng TUPAD program, kikita ang bawat evacuee, o 'bakwit,' ng P290 kada araw o kabuuang P2,900 sa loob ng sampung araw na minimum na pagtatrabaho. Sa evacuation center sa Bagumbayan Central School sa Legazpi City, isa lang sa bawat miyembro 4

January 27, 2018 6:34 AM Villanueva urges DOLE to prepare contingency plan for OFWs who may be affected by deployment ban to Kuwait

Senator Joel Villanueva on Saturday urged the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) to prepare its contingency plan for the overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who may be affected by the impending deployment ban to Kuwait. President Rodrigo Duterte recently said that he may withdraw all OFWs in Kuwait if another migrant Filipina worker dies from abuse 11

December 25, 2017 1:25 PM ALAMIN: Dagdag-sahod sa may pasok sa holiday

Habang nagno-Noche Buena ang karamihan sa kanilang mga tahanan nitong Linggo ng gabi, may ibang hindi kasama ang pamilya dahil sa kanilang trabaho o tungkulin. Kaugnay nito, nagpaalala ang Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) sa mga employer na sundin ang patakaran sa pasuweldo para sa mga papasok ng holiday. Paalala ng DOLE, double pay dapat ang lahat 5

December 22, 2017 11:02 PM Stranded in HK, OFWs may yet book trip home

The Philippine government will advance the payment for the round-trip airfare of about a thousand overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Hong Kong who were duped by a travel agency into paying for invalid plane tickets. The affected OFWs found out early this week that the plane tickets they had bought in advance from Peya Travel were not being honored by the airlines 6

December 22, 2017 8:22 AM Gov’t to fly home 1,000 OFWs stranded in Hong Kong

Malacañang has approved a plan to fly home more than a thousand overseas Filipino workers (OFW) who were stranded in Hong Kong because a travel agency duped them. Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano on Friday said the costs of their trips would be covered by the DFA and Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE). “Our kababayans 5