99 Pinoys evacuated from Yemen on Easter Sunday

MANILA, Apr 6 (Mabuhay) – Ninety-nine Filipinos may soon be on their way home from strife-torn Yemen after availing of the government’s mandatory repatriation program on Easter Sunday, the Philippine Embassy in Riyadh said. In a news release, the embassy, which has consular...

20 Filipino repatriates from war-torn Syria on the way home – DFA

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday said some 20 Filipinos from Syria, who availed of the Mandatory Repatriation Program (MRP), will arrive on Thursday (Sept. 18) at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) on board Emirates Airlines flight...

DOLE sends team to augment Egypt repatriation efforts

MANILA  (Mabuhay) -– Two veteran officers of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) will travel to Egypt as part of the Philippine government’s Rapid Response Team (RRT). Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz named the two Welfare Officers as Robert...