WASHINGTON, DC — The Filipino-American community in the Metropolitan Washington area received praise for its support for the ongoing rebuilding and rehabilitation efforts in communities affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. “The Filipino-American Community should serve as model for our kababayans here in the United States,” Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. said during […]
By Matikas Santos
Even in Malaysia, fixers are preying on unwitting Filipinos who are applying for passport and other services.
By Eunice Barbara C. Novio
“A bleak future for us and our families,” that is the cry of the OFWs over the decision of the Philippine Embassy in Abuja to raise Nigeria to Modified Alert Level 2.
By Tina G. Santos
The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has reiterated its warning to overseas job applicants to be cautious when considering employment offers through the Internet.
By Rodel Rodis
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