Archive | July 2010
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Does R.A.10022 really help OFW Grievances? It took five months from Government concerned agencies to craft up the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) covering the Republic Act No. 10022, more particularly known as the Migrant Workers and Overseas Filipinos Act of 1995, As Amended, further Improving the Standard of Protection and Promotion of the Welfare […]
Mga minamahal kong kababayan: Sa bawat sandali po ng pamamahala ay nahaharap tayo sa isang sangandaan. Sa isang banda po ay ang pagpili para sa ikabubuti ng taumbayan. Ang pagtanaw sa interes ng nakakarami; ang pagkapit sa prinsipyo; at ang pagiging tapat sa sinumpaan nating tungkulin bilang lingkod-bayan. Ito po ang tuwid na daan. Sa […]
Saudi Arabia Fellow OFWs leave comments in our blog asking if the (1) one year ban they heard circulating around the expatriate community in the Kingdom for quite a time now is true or not. In my reply(ies), I always emphasized to our commenters/readers that I don’t read any documents such as Saudi government memo that could prove […]
It is just like, all Germans are as bad as Adolf Hitler, but we know they are not. People have wrong idea about Saudi’s because of what we heard and read; but to tell you frankly SAUDI’s are basically good at heart. – Bong Amora *** ALKHOBAR: Although there have been many cases of housemaid […]
PhilEmb should take Welfare Officer Bashir Ayob into their custody pending investigation on his case by Saudi authorities. Bashir Ayob is an acquaintance way back 2007 and as a Filipino community leader whenever I asked for a status about Filipina runaways in the custody of Bahay Kalinga, he was always available in the other line every […]
1) Reporting currency when entering or leaving Saudi Arabia 2) South Africa reinstates transit visa requirement 3) RP Observes International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 4) Guidelines on reporting loss of travel documents 5) PRC to hold exams in Dammam and Riyadh in Nov 2010 For more Advisories please […]
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New Labor law in the offing….. JEDDAH: The Ministry of Labor unveiled a new bill that would unify contracts in the private sector along with a set of measures that are to be implemented in the future. The new set of measures aims to address workplace relations between the employee and the employer in the […]
Tunay na naging mainit sa nagdaang buwan ang usapin tungkol sa deployment ng mga Filipinos na nasa kuwadra ng mga homosexuals pagkatapos lumabas ang recruitment directive na pinadala ng Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia sa mga employment recruiting agencies sa Manila. At kasabay nito, naging mainit din ang naging mga paalala at tagubilin ng mga […]