Filipina nanny Maricel Cachero Cano wins big against her affluent employers in New York for unfair labor practices in a 72,000USD (3.6 million PHP) out of court settlement.
Filipina domestic worker Thelma Oyasan Gawidan is making headlines after a court charged her employers, Singaporean couple Lim Choon Hong and wife Chong Sui Foon, both 47, of jail time for starving the Filipina worker.
“I saw that our culture is very much alive in their hearts. May we keep this fire burning because our culture is what defines who we are as a people.”
Speaking before thousands of Filipinos in Thailand, President Rody Duterte was all praises to the Prime Minister of Thailand, General Prayuth Chan-o-cha as the later celebrated his birthday last Tuesday, March 21.
During the president’s speech that roughly lasted around 1 hour and 30 minutes, he reiterated the government programs that benefit not only Filipinos in the country, but as well as the overseas Filipino workers.
Various Filipino Community leaders and its members are all prepared and ready for the upcoming interaction with President Duterte on March 22, 2017 at the Royal Thai Navy Hall in Bangkok.
His official medical report from the hospital shows that Bulatao has not suffered from any serious diseases as earlier reported.
The venue is beside Wat Arun Temple, near Chao Phraya River and can be accessed from BTS Wongwian Yai station and a 40 minute taxi ride; or from BTS Saphan Thaksin station and a 40-minute ferry ride to Wat Arun Temple station, and a 10-minute walk to the venue.
PM Prayut insists the need to raise VAT to generate more than 100 billion baht in additional tax revenues.
Starting April 30, Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) will no longer pay terminal fees at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) according to the agency overseeing terminal operations.