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

OFW-Seafarer Complains About Quarantine Facility Due To This Reason

An OFW-seafarer has this complaint about quarantine facility An OFW-seafarer complained about a hotel that was made as a quarantine facility for Filipinos who worked abroad after they arrived in the Philippines. As they needed to be quarantined, several overseas Filipio workers must be housed in a facility before going home to their families. The … Read more

PH Envoy Says No Filipino Has Tested Positive for Coronavirus in Spain

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No Filipino Has Tested Positive for Coronavirus in Spain, Philippine Consul General Adrian Cruz Says A Philippine Envoy said that no Filipino has tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 in Spain despite experiencing a health crisis. On Monday (March 23, 2020), Philippine Consul General Adrian Cruz said that no Filipino has been infected by the … Read more

PhilHealth Scam: Involved Officials Face Charges


Four Officials of PhilHealth Face Charges PHILHEALTH – Four officials are facing charges due to an alleged scam despite the cleaning operation for corruption by the President to the Health Insurance Agency. Harry Roque said that some of the Health Insurance Agency officials allegedly participated in a scam of P16 million in contributions from overseas … Read more

Filipino Patient With 2019-nCoV In UAE ‘In Stable Condition’, Says Envoy


An envoy of Manila on Tuesday said that a Filipino in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) who tested positive for the 2019 novel coronavirus was “in stable condition”. This, as Philippine Ambassador to the UAE Hjayceelyn Quintana on Tuesday said that authorities didn’t disclose how the Filipino caught the 2019 novel coronavirus. Quintana added that … Read more