House Approves OFW Handbook on Final Reading

Measure to Offer Further Protection for OFWs Still Pending Pres. Duterte’s Signature

Last Tuesday (November 13), the House of Representatives has approved the law authorizing the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) to come up with a handbook that will detail the rights and responsibilities of overseas Filipino … Read more

POEA Warns Against Language Centres Offering Jobs Abroad

The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has warned aspiring overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) against foreign language training centres offering guaranteed employment upon completion of a course, as shared in a report by Manila Bulletin. ALSO … Read more

By the Numbers: OFW Deployment Dips by 9%

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For the first time in the last 10 years, the Philippine Overseas Employment Agency (POEA) has noted a decrease in the deployment of land-based overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) by 9 percent in 2017 or 1,992,746 … Read more