Quantcast
Latest Stories
Home » Philippine Embassy You are browsing entries tagged with “Philippine Embassy”

‘Beware of Filipino fixers in Saudi’

Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz.   INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz has warned undocumented Filipinos in Saudi Arabia against dealing with fixers misrepresenting themselves as personnel of the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (Polo) or the Philippine Embassy.

Posted: November 10th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

ARMM girds for return of illegals

Acting ARMM Gov. Mujiv Hataman. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) is preparing a contingency plan in anticipation of another massive exodus from Malaysia after Kuala Lumpur’s deportation warning involving nearly a million undocumented migrants, more than half of them Muslim Filipinos.

Posted: September 7th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

PH gov’t releases $240k for initial repatriation of 6,000 from strife-torn Egypt

By
Egyptians drive their traditional tok-tok in front of armored vehicles guarding Torah Prison, where ousted President Hosni Mubarak is held in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013. The Philippine government has raised alert level 4, and is footing the bill in the forced repatriation of Filipinos, mostly students and domestic helpers, from Egypt.  AP

The government is footing the bill in the forced repatriation of Filipinos, mostly students and domestic helpers, from Egypt.

Posted: August 22nd, 2013 in Features,Headlines,Middle East & Africa,Philippines | Read More »

Rejected Filipino war vets may yet get US benefits

By
Veterans

Thousands of Filipino veterans have been given another crack at receiving benefits for their service to the United States during World War II, after Washington expanded the list of qualifications to include those with documents solely from the Philippine Army.

Posted: July 12th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

DFA widens sex scandal probe

By
Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario. AP FILE PHOTO

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday established a fact-finding body to investigate the alleged sexual exploitation of distressed female Filipino workers by Philippine Embassy and labor officials in three countries in the Middle East.

Posted: June 21st, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Exploited Filipinos in US 7-11 stores OK, execs say

By
Philippine Ambassador to the United States Jose Cuisia Jr. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Filipinos exploited in an immigrant-worker fraud by a United States chain of convenience stores are fine and expected to serve as witnesses in a case involving one of their compatriots and seven other foreigners, according to the Philippine Embassy in Washington.

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

Senators seek probe of scandal

By
Sen. Pia Cayetano and Sen. Vicente Sotto III FILE PHOTO

Outraged senators are calling for an inquiry into reports of the sexual exploitation of distressed Filipino migrant workers by Philippine Embassy officials in the Middle East.

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

138 Filipinos remain in camps in S. Arabia

By
DFA spokesman Raul Hernandez. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

From about a thousand two months ago, less than 150 Filipinos remain camped outside the Philippine Embassy and a Philippine consular office in Saudi Arabia, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).

Posted: June 15th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Middle East & Africa | Read More »

PH Embassy’s green design is tourist attraction and environment leader in Brunei

By
HOME IN BRUNEI  The Philippine embassy in Bandar Seri Begawan boasts of environment-friendly features. Contributed photo/Raul Padernal

A tourist attraction in Brunei’s Diplomatic Enclave is the two-storey Philippine Embassy Chancery with live plants growing on its walls. The $2.5-million chancery stands on a 1.1744-hectare lot behind Brunei’s Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports building.

Posted: June 2nd, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Global Pinoy,Photos & Videos | Read More »

PH Embassy seeks probe of Fil-Am woman’s death

By
Philippine Ambassador to the US Jose Cuisia Jr. FILE PHOTO

The Philippine embassy has joined the Filipino-American community in questioning the use of deadly force against a Filipino-American woman who was fatally shot while handing out samples at a grocery store in Sterling, Virginia.

Posted: May 31st, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Advertisement
Advertisement

News

  • Slain officer’s ‘diagram’ rocks PNP
  • 2 contractors fined P25,000 for delays in Edsa rehab
  • Luisita beneficiaries take over renters
  • 5 years of hard work pay off for top UP grad
  • Art, music, book sale mark Earth Day at Arroceros park
  • Sports

  • Galedo caps ride of redemption
  • Beermen, Express dispute second semis slot today
  • Lady Agilas upset Lady Bulldogs in four sets
  • NLEX roars to 7th D-League win
  • Zaragosa, Park forge PH match play duel
  • Lifestyle

  • Summer Mayhem: The ultimate beach experience
  • A haven for steak lovers
  • Gongs and southern dances star in a workshop at San Francisco Bayanihan Center
  • This woman ate what?
  • Photos explore dynamics of youths’ sexual identity
  • Entertainment

  • Kristoffer Martin: from thug to gay teen
  • Cris Villonco on play adapted from different medium
  • OMB exec’s assurance: We work 24/7
  • Why Kate Upton loves Boracay
  • ‘Sweetie’ sitcom plays pregnancy card too soon
  • Business

  • Corporate bonds sweeteners
  • Professionals in the family business
  • Foreign funds flowed out in Q1, says BSP
  • Villar’s Vista Land returns to offshore bond market
  • SMC to submit $10-B airport proposal next week
  • Technology

  • Vatican announces hashtag for April 27 canonizations
  • Enrile in Masters of the Universe, Lord of the Rings?
  • Top Traits of Digital Marketers
  • No truth to viral no-visa ‘chronicles’
  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Opinion

  • MERS-CoV and mothers
  • A graduation story
  • The immortality of Christ
  • PH foreign policy and ‘threat assessment’
  • The second opening of Japan
  • Global Nation

  • Tiff with HK over Luneta hostage fiasco finally over
  • DOLE sees more Filipinos hired by South Koreans
  • Filipinos second-shortest in Southeast Asia
  • Obama to visit Filipino soldiers in Fort Bonifacio
  • Fil-Am youth conferences unite under one theme
  • Marketplace