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Filipina falls to death from UAE apartment—report

crime scene

A 40-year old female overseas Filipino worker (OFW) died after falling from the balcony of her third floor apartment in Al Mureija, Sharjah in United Arab Emirates on Sunday morning, a report said.

Posted: September 8th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

How can I save effectively?


Q: I am an accountant by profession in the state of Virginia, and I make decent income. The problem is that I can’t seem to save. Can you give me an advice on how I can save effectively? —Candy

Posted: September 7th, 2014 in Global Pinoy | Read More »

Philippine man sentenced to death in Vietnam


State media say a court in Hanoi has sentenced a Philippine man to death for cocaine trafficking.

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Peripatetic Filipina settles in Melbourne as university lecturer

EVLIN Fuentes-Jankoff with husband Cyril and daughter Erika and son Carl

Evlin Fuentes-Jankoff practically lived out of a suitcase for several years. From an independent, single, career-focused woman living alone in her own Manila flat (with a maid and driver), she became a mum in a new country, with a non-Filipino husband, without her own income, relatives, and no external support network.

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Global Pinoy | Read More »

Bantay OCW (Ang Boses ng OFW)

DOLE profiles needs of OFWs home from Libya


“If there is gunfire they enlist their names, but when it’s quiet, they will withdraw their names.”

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Global Pinoy | Read More »