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Recruit firm license revoked for misrepresentation

Hans Leo Cacdac

The Philippine Overseas Employement Administration (POEA) has revoked the license of a recruitment company for trying to send four female migrants to Lebanon, where the government has banned the deployment of overseas workers.

Posted: August 3rd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Last of distressed OFWs in Lebanon home by yearend—DOLE


The 36 remaining distressed Filipino workers in Lebanon are to be flown home before the year ends, the Department of Labor said Saturday.

Posted: December 28th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Filipina among injured in Beirut blasts—DFA

Lebanese people gather at the scene where two explosions have struck near the Iranian Embassy killing many, in Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. AP

One Filipina was injured from the bombing incident in Lebanon’s capital city of Beirut Tuesday, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said.

Posted: November 20th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

OFW alert up in Lebanon


Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz has advised overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Lebanon to take necessary precautions as the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) raised an alert over possible instability in that country.

Posted: December 12th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Middle East & Africa | Read More »

Lebanon airline employee sacked for scolding ‘Filipinos’

A Middle East Airlines jet lands at Rafik Hariri International Airport in Beirut, Lebanon in this January 2010 file photo. AP

An official said Tuesday that an employee of Lebanon’s national airline MEA was fired after a passenger complained in a social media campaign that the worker humiliated travelers from the Philippines at the Beirut airport and told them over the loudspeaker, “Filipino people, stop talking.”

Posted: October 10th, 2012 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »