By Tina G. Santos
Immigration officials at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport claimed on Saturday to have foiled another human trafficking operation following the arrest of a woman who allegedly tried to bring to Malaysia eight undocumented Filipina workers disguised as tourists.
By Ador Vincent S. Mayol
Instead of protecting her child, a woman in Cordova town, Cebu, made her 13-year-old daughter pose naked and perform lewd acts in front of a computer camera in a cybersex operation that was busted on Sunday.
Philippine officials in the United States will visit this week the two Filipino women rescued from a Saudi diplomat’s house in Virginia in a suspected human trafficking case, the Philippine embassy in Washington D.C. said on Saturday.
By Tarra Quismundo
Officials from the Philippine embassy in Washington D.C. are to visit early next week with two Filipino women rescued by American authorities from a Saudi household in the US capital in a suspected case of human trafficking, the embassy said Saturday.
By Maila Ager
An anti- human trafficking group is urging the Asean Experts Working Group, which is now meeting here in the Philippines, to come up with a “regional comprehensive approach” to address this problem in Southeast Asia.
By Tina G. Santos
Immigration officers at the Clark International Airport in Pampanga have intercepted five Filipino women who were bound for South Korea and who were apparently victims of human trafficking.
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) recently held its 2013 Regional Consular Offices Consultation Meeting (RCOCM) to improve its services to the public and its coordination with concerned government agencies. The meeting, which was attended by the heads of the DFA’s 22 regional offices and National Capital Region extension offices, “discussed [...]
By Joey Gabieta
An American is facing child abuse and human trafficking charges for allegedly recruiting boys whom he gave money for sexual favors.
By Maricar Cinco
The Cavite police on Tuesday broke into an alleged sex den which they believe was part of a larger human trafficking syndicate recruiting young men into the cybersex business.
By Michael Lim Ubac
Malacañang expects the Philippines to be stricken off the United States list of countries plagued by human trafficking following the signing of the Expanded Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act of 2013 by President Aquino on Wednesday.
A new UN report paints a grim picture of the millions of people trafficked for sexual exploitation and forced labor: They come from at least 136 different nationalities, have been detected in 118 countries, and the majority of victims are women though the number of children is increasing.
By Jerome Aning
The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines said Wednesday it has allocated P100 million for the installation of closed-circuit television cameras in the immigration areas of eight alternative international airports in the country.