Chinese workers in the Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Chinese workers in the Philippines

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Recto: All Chinese workers in PH must pay taxes

Jul 05, 2019 - 1:09 PM

'That's the right approach. Before you badger Congress to levy new taxes or raise rates, kindly plug the leaks first,' says Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto

OVERCAPACITY. Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto says the Department of Transportation should hasten the rollout of airport projects. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Online gambling: Good for whose business?

Jun 14, 2019 - 9:47 PM

China absolutely hates gambling, but the Philippines is fueling its citizens' addiction

A Chinese online gambling worker's plight in Manila

Jun 12, 2019 - 10:00 AM

Withheld passports, dubious recruiters, broken promises. This all sounds like a Filipino OFW's story, but it's someone else's.

Unlike Duterte, Senate bets want to deport illegal Chinese workers

Mar 03, 2019 - 8:26 PM

But the senatorial candidates also think Chinese laborers who have the proper working permits may stay in the Philippines

TO DEPORT OR NOT? Senate bets weigh in on the influx of Chinese workers in the Philippines. Image from Shutterstock

Duterte does not favor deporting illegal Chinese workers

Feb 23, 2019 - 11:00 PM

'Yung mga Chinese dito, hayaan mo 'yan na dito magtrabaho. Hayaan mo. Bakit? We have 300,000 Filipinos in China,' says President Rodrigo Duterte

NO DEPORTATION. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says let the Chinese workers illegally working in the Philippines be. Photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Gov’t income and jobs for Filipinos ‘lost’ to Chinese workers – Villanueva

Feb 21, 2019 - 6:13 PM

Senator Joel Villanueva reprimands Pagcor: ‘Wala kayong masyadong ginagawa to regulate and vet these foreign nationals working here’

REGULATE. Senator Joel Villanueva hits the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation for its laxity in regulating Philippine Online Gaming Operations companies. Photo from Office of Joel Villanueva

No to Chinese workers replacing Filipinos – Mar Roxas

Jan 27, 2019 - 6:56 PM

'Kung gano'n ang tulong nila sa atin, 'yung ayuda, 'yung pautang nila sa atin, hindi na bale,' says opposition senatorial candidate Mar Roxas

NO TO CHINESE WORKERS. Mar Roxas says he opposes the influx of Chinese workers "replacing" Filipinos. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Senators want crackdown vs illegal Chinese workers

Nov 26, 2018 - 5:05 PM

Senators Joel Villanueva and Grace Poe say government agencies are not doing enough to prevent foreigners from illegally working in the Philippines