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#OFWRights: Align OFWs' repatriation with PH economic plans – experts

Sep 03, 2017 - 1:00 PM

In the 2016 elections Duterte received overwhelming support from OFWs – majority of whom voted for him on his promise to make working abroad an option instead of a necessity

JOB SEARCH. OFWs search for jobs online inside POEA.Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

How can we ensure onsite protection for OFWs?

Sep 02, 2017 - 4:14 PM

One suggestion is to leverage the demand for Filipino migrant workers when going into multilateral or bilateral negotiations with host governments

MIGRATION. In this file photo, hundreds of Filipinos line up at a Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) where they will register to go overseas to work for better pay in Manila on August 5, 2010. Photo by Jay Directo/AFP

Egyptian, Filipino kidnapped by pirates off Nigeria

Apr 14, 2016 - 10:14 PM

The CMA CGM Turquoise is stormed late on Monday as it travelled between Nigeria s commercial hub Lagos and Douala in Cameroon

Tech-based services needed to protect OFWs – research

Mar 09, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Among Filipino migrant workers isolation from network connectivity – via email phone or social network – was a key indicator for labor trafficking says a University of Southern California report

When a cultural program becomes exploitation

Aug 30, 2014 - 11:00 AM

The au pair program invites young Filipinos for a cultural experience in Europe but some end up exploited and abused

ICTSI partners with French group for Nigerian port project

Jan 27, 2014 - 5:45 PM

Once completed the Lagos port will be the single largest terminal in sub Sahran Africa


WINNERS: 48th Country Music Awards

Apr 09, 2013 - 9:03 AM

Going home empty handed was Taylor Swift despite the international sales success of her country pop crossover album Red

SURPRISE WINNER. Luke Bryan wins the coveted Entertainer of the Year, beating Taylor Swift and Blake Shelton. Screen grab from YouTube (ClevverMusic)