By Jocelyn R. Uy
Health authorities on Friday stopped tracking passengers who were on the same flight with a Filipino female nurse initially reported to be positive for the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, after a retest showed that she was negative for the deadly virus.
By Carla P. Gomez
The body of the nurse from Cadiz City in Negros Occidental who succumbed to the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus (MERS-CoV) in Saudi Arabia was buried immediately after she was brought back here on Thursday.
By Frances Mangosing
A journalist in Saudi Arabia has reunited with her long-lost Filipino nanny after the news story on her search went viral on the Internet.
By Susan K
Despite the difficult situation of Anna Liza in Saudi Arabia, she still managed to post a message on the Bantay OCW Facebook page. An avid listener and televiewer of the Bantay OCW program, Anna Liza knew this was one site she could go to for help.
By Matikas Santos
An overseas Filipino worker (OFW) was able to return home to the Philippines after he escaped death twice in Saudi Arabia, first when he was sentenced to death and second when he became ill with tuberculosis, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Wednesday.