OFW in UAE Wins 136 Million Pesos in Lottery

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OFW in UAE brings home a whopping PHP136 million after winning the lottery An Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) working in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) won AED10 million or a whopping PHP136 million in a lottery. 52-year-old Paterio won in the weekly lottery called Mahzooz in UAE. The formal awarding to Paterio took place on … Read more

Solo Winner of P298-M in Grand Lotto, a Former OFW

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Former OFW wins Grand Lotto taking home over P298 million GRAND LOTTO – A former Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) is the sole winner of more than P298 million jackpot prize in the 6/55 draw on March 27, 2021. According to the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), the bettor took home a total of P298,773,641.20 with … Read more

Balikbayan Boxes Amid Pandemic, OFWs Have To Face This Fear

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Some changes in Balikbayan Boxes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) are now facing this fear when it comes to the Balikbayan Boxes that they are sending home for their families in the Philippines amid the pandemic. It has been a part of the Filipino culture that those working abroad would send large boxes filled with goods … Read more

DILG: Show-Cause Order vs LGUs Refusing to Accept OFWs

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DILG warn LGUs that they will issue a show-cause order if they refused to accept OFWs. The Department of Interior and Local Government gave a warning against local government units that it will issue a show-cause order for the LGUs that will decline to accept returning OFWs or overseas Filipino workers. DILG Undersecretary Epimaco Densing … Read more

Duterte Expresses Reaction to Criticism from OFW in Taiwan


OFW’s criticism against Duterte received this reaction An OFW in Taiwan criticized President Rodrigo Duterte in line with his measures in dealing with the COVID-19 crisis and here the latter’s reaction to this. Elanel Egot Ordidor, a caregiver in the said country, expressed her views regarding the government’s effort to address the coronavirus pandemic. However, … Read more