The newly implemented Foreign Workers Act of 2017 that came into effect last week, June 23, has faced criticism among employers and likewise created tension among migrant workers due to its alleged severe and unfair punishment. Accordingly, Employment Department Director General Waranon Pitiwan said on Thursday that a “grace period” will be first given… Read more »
The presence of the Honorable Vice Governor of Trat, Dr. Prathan Surakitbovorn; Director Piriya Eakpiyakul of Trattrakarnkhun School; and Director Sanan of Trat Provincial Office have made the Opening Ceremony more dignified as they expressed their meaningful support to the organization.
The 3rd FCLC will be held in October and high-ranking officials from DFA, OWWA and POEA are expected to attend.
The Philippine Embassy in Bangkok will be closed on Monday, June 26.
United Arab Emirates (UAE) court acquitted Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) Jennifer Dalquez from death row after being convicted of murdering her male employer, said her 53-year old mother to Rappler on Tuesday, June 20. Jennifer Dalquez, who is from General Santos City, was imprisoned in December 2014 for the alleged crime of murder, and was… Read more »
TV show “Business Flight with Venus Raj and Cristina Decena” is looking for one more success story of a Filipino in Thailand.
“Alab – The Awakening of Filipino Nationalism” compiles the various inspirational stories, success stories and pictures from OFWs who voluntarily sacrificed and supported President Rodrigo Roa-Duterte worldwide.
The Chantaburi-Trat Filipino Association is holding “Fiesta sa Nayon” to celebrate the 119th Philippine Independence Day on Sunday, June 19, 2017.
Ambassador Alan Timbayan advised Filipinos in the Arab state to “exercise prudence as we all closely monitor the situation.”
“Sa mga panahong ito doon namin naranasan ang bigat ng aming dinadalang problemang emosyonal at financial subalit may mga taong nagmamalasakit at tumutulong sa gitna ng aming kagipitan,” said daughter Wendy Bulan on Facebook.