Posts Tagged Filipino Seafarers

DFA closely monitors kidnapping of 2 Pinoy seafarers in Cameroon

Aileen Cerrudo   •   January 1, 2020

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is closely monitoring the kidnapping of two Filipino seafarers in Cameroon on Tuesday (December 31). Eight seafarers were reportedly kidnapped after armed men attacked...

Two Filipino seafarers killed in Mexico bar attack – DFA

Robie de Guzman   •   August 30, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – Two Filipino seafarers were among the 26 people killed in an attack at a bar in the Port of Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz in Mexico this week, the Department...

Fishing vessel capsizes off coast of Brunei, 7 Filipino crewmen missing

Marje Pelayo   •   August 12, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said it is actively monitoring developments on the sinking of a Brunei-flagged fishing vessel, Radims 2, off the coast of Brunei....

19 Filipino sailors held in Mexico for alleged drug law violation

Robie de Guzman   •   July 30, 2019

Nineteen Filipinos and three Polish nationals who work as sailors of a Cypriot-flagged vessel have been detained in Mexico for allegedly violating the country’s law on illegal drugs. In a...

7 Filipino seafarers detained in Libya to return home

Aileen Cerrudo   •   March 11, 2019

The seven Filipino seafarers who were recently released in Libya are on their way back to the Philippines. According to the statement of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). The...

Libya acquits 7 Filipino seafarers in oil smuggling case

Aileen Cerrudo   •   March 5, 2019

Repatriation of the seven Filipino seafarers who were detained for alleged economic sabotage, is underway after the Libyan High Court ordered their release. The seven Filipino seafarers, who consistently denied...

Relatives of 7 Filipino seafarers detained in Libya call for gov’t help

Marje Pelayo   •   January 15, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – In August 2017, seven Filipino seafarers were detained in Libya over accusations of oil smuggling. Seventeen months later, their families are still crying for the government to...

UNTV EXCLUSIVE: Embassy officials to take action on 21 abandoned seafarers in India

Marje Pelayo   •   October 8, 2018

  PASAY CITY, Philippines – Vice Consul JB Santos will lead a team of Embassy officials in New Delhi on Thursday (October 11) to visit the 21 Filipino seafarers stranded...

Malawakang pag-aaral para mas mapalawig pa ang oportunidad ng mga seafarer, nakatakdang isagawa

admin   •   April 29, 2016

MALATE, Manila City — Nais ng National Maritime Polytechnic (NMP) na mabigyan agad ng trabaho ang mga nagsipagtapos ng Maritime courses. Kaya’t magsasagawa ito ng malawakang pag-aaral upang lalo pang...


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