120k OFWs sent to provinces

News Release Department of Labor and Employment August 4, 2020 120k OFWs sent to provinces The government has transported more than 120,000 returning overseas Filipino workers to their respective provinces, the labor department reported on Tuesday. Citing a report from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said the number of OFWs continue reading : 120k OFWs sent to provinces

DOLE hopes for end in mass repatriation of ‘fallen’ OFWs

News Release Department of Labor and Employment July 28, 2020 DOLE hopes for end in mass repatriation of ‘fallen’ OFWs The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) vowed to relentlessly repatriate overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) displaced by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid 19) as long as government resources permit. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said “if continue reading : DOLE hopes for end in mass repatriation of ‘fallen’ OFWs

Over 100k OFWs sent home

News Release Department of Labor and Employment July 26, 2020 Over 100k OFWs sent home More than 106,200 overseas Filipino workers repatriated by the government amid the coronavirus pandemic have been transported to their home provinces, the labor department reported on Sunday. The latest batch of 2,246 home-bound OFWs, who tested negative for COVID 19, continue reading : Over 100k OFWs sent home

OFWs fought a good fight–Bello

News Release Department of Labor and Employment July 19, 2020 OFWs fought a good fight–Bello The labor department made sure government presence was strong when the remains of 88 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who perished in Saudi Arabia amid the Covid 19 pandemic arrived Sunday morning at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). Leading the continue reading : OFWs fought a good fight–Bello