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Demand up for foreign workers in Malaysia

MANILA, Philippines ---  Filipinos looking to work abroad could apply for jobs in Malaysia, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said in a...

Dabawenyos hold charity  events to benefit young students in PH

EDMONTON, CANADA --- The Dabawenyo Cultural Assistance Society (DCAS) has been doing charitable work for the last seven years without much fanfare by holding...

Canada papers Citizens Bill involving migrant residents

EDMONTON, CANADA— The Canadian government is preparing a bill which will change the landscape in the law involving migrants in the country. Dubbed as the ...

Duterte signs EO creating bank for OFWs

 MANILA -- President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an executive order (EO) that will pave the way for the creation of an Overseas Filipino Bank (OFB)...

DFA eyes adoption of new rules to aid distressed OFWs

MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) expects to start implementing “liberal” guidelines for the provision of assistance to nationals (ATN) to all...

PH thanks Saudi for extending amnesty to undocumented OFWs

MANILA , Philippines --- The Philippine government  Sunday expressed its appreciation to Saudi Arabia for extending an amnesty program that would allow thousands more...

DFA to relax guidelines in aiding OFWs in distress

MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is working to relax guidelines for the provision of assistance to nationals (ATN) to all...

Fil-Canadian Copaa’s Filipino Pavilion a huge success

EDMONTON, Canada --- The Congress of Philippine Associations in Alberta’s hosting of the Filipino Pavilion to Heritage Festival guests this year ended on a...

Mercedita, an OFW dies on the day she was coming home

DAVAO CITY, Philippines--- When she left her village in Camada, Magpet, North Cotabato in 2009, Mercedita Villosido Castillano was  full of hope she can send...

Fil-Canadians in Edmonton to offer “Mass for peace in Marawi”

 EDMONTON, CANADA --- A Filipino-Canadian deacon has reached out to the Edmontonians to join them in a "Mass for Peace in Marawi" on Friday, August...
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