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OFW falls to death in Morocco after row with employer – DFA

Posted on Monday, 24 June 2019 07:20 PM | No Comments
A female Filipino worker died after falling from a third-floor apartment in Morocco, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Monday (June 24). In a statement, the DFA said...

DFA: Hunt on for Kuwaiti cop accused of raping Filipina worker

Posted on Wednesday, 12 June 2019 09:52 PM | No Comments
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Wednesday assured it is now working with Kuwaiti authorities for the arrest of a police officer accused of raping a Filipina worker in...

PH Envoy: 15 more Filipinos to return home from Libya

Posted on Wednesday, 29 May 2019 04:38 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – More Filipino workers in war-torn Libya will soon arrive home, Philippine Chargè d’Affaires Elmer Cato said on Wednesday. In a post on Twitter, Cato said the latest...

Canada trash ready to go on May 30 – DFA

Posted on Tuesday, 28 May 2019 12:33 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. confirmed on Monday (May 27) that all 69 containers of illegally shipped garbage are all set for repatriation to Canada. In...

DFA: Raps filed vs employer of Filipina who died in Kuwait

Posted on Friday, 24 May 2019 01:01 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The employer of a Filipina household service worker who was killed in Kuwait has been charged with felony murder, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on...

Palace backs review of PH-Kuwait labor deal

Posted on Monday, 20 May 2019 08:36 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang on Monday supported calls to review the country’s labor agreement with Kuwait in the wake of the death of a Filipina worker who died from alleged...

11 more Filipinos to arrive home from Libya

Posted on Friday, 17 May 2019 03:14 PM | No Comments
More Filipinos in war-torn Libya will be repatriated to the Philippines, Philippine Chargè d’Affaires Elmer Cato said on Friday. In a post on Twitter, Cato said 11 more Filipinos have...

Malacañang: Recall of PH officials over trash spat, a warning to Canada

Posted on Thursday, 16 May 2019 05:25 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The order of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) to recall the Philippine ambassador and consuls to Canada is a warning that the diplomatic relations between the...

DFA to affix ‘Apostille’ instead of ‘red ribbons’ starting May 14

Posted on Wednesday, 8 May 2019 05:41 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has advised the public that it will no longer issue authentication certificates starting Tuesday next week. This is in accordance with...

DFA calls on OFWs in Libyan hospital to take shelter at the Embassy

Posted on Tuesday, 30 April 2019 11:40 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has appealed to 60 Filipinos working in Ali Omar Ashkar Hospital in Esbea to immediately take shelter at the Philippine Embassy...