OFW

Coronavirus in UAE: How a Filipino couple beat COVID-19

When Rhea Almazan Pangilinan and her husband learned they were infected with the coronavirus, their 7-year-old daughter became an important ...
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Philippine government repatriates more than 270 Filipinos from Qatar

The Philippine embassy in Doha repatriated a total of 278 overseas Filipinos, including an infant, via a chartered Philippine Airlines ...
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COVID-19 cases among OFWs at 203, death toll at 3

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, March 26) — A total of 203 overseas Filipino workers have been infected with the coronavirus ...
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New Covid-19-infected OFW tally: 466 cases in 32 countries, 21 deaths

AS of Friday (April 3), at least 21 overseas Filipino workers (OFW) have died from Covid-19, the Department of Foreign ...
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21 Filipinos Deaths in UAE due to Coronavirus

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) government continues to combat COVID-19 in the form of massive testing, regular disinfection, and other ...
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Duterte suspends higher PhilHealth premiums for OFWs, makes payments ‘voluntary – Roque

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, May 4) –– President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered PhilHealth to suspend the collection of higher premiums ...
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$145 PhilHealth premium for Filipino domestic workers this 2020, know what you’ll pay by 2024

Highlights Filipino domestic workers must pay $124 per year, or $12 per month, for PhilHealth coverage starting this 2020 Oversease ...
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An Open Letter To PhilHealth From A Middle Class ‘OFW’

Thank you for thinking of our dependents healthcare while we are abroad. That’s so nice of you. But no thanks ...
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Taiwan Rejects Move To Deport OFW Critical Of Duterte: ‘She Enjoys Free Speech’

Taiwan has rejected a Philippine government agency's move to have a Filipina caregiver deported over her supposed “nasty and malevolent” ...
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Philippines At Risk Of Losing P228 Billion In OFW Remittances

MANILA, Philippines — The national government stands to lose $4.5 billion (roughly P228 billion) this year in remittances from about ...
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