News On Filipinos
Talks On To Hire Filipino Workers; Decision Expected Within 48 Hours The agencies involved in the recruitment of Filipino domestic workers held a series of meetings with the domestic labor recruitment offices in Kuwait in a bid to specify certain procedures for the rec... April 11, 2021 2722 Category: Filipinos
Work At Philippines Embassy Temporary HQ Stopped Despite the health precautionary measures taken by the temporary consular section of the Philippine Embassy at the Kuwait Disabled Sports Club in Hawally, one of its employees exhibited coronavirus sy... March 18, 2021 438 Category: Filipinos
The Philippine Embassy Evacuates 330 Of Its Citizens In Kuwait Al-Qabas learned that the Philippine embassy in the country is about to evacuate about 330 members of the community tomorrow evening, Wednesday, among them more than 200 Filipino workers in the Philip... March 02, 2021 602 Category: Filipinos
Bid To Recruit Filipino Domestics The Kuwaiti and Filipino domestic labor recruitment offices held a virtual meeting through Zoom application recently, during which they discussed some pending issues in preparation for the resumption ... March 01, 2021 294 Category: Filipinos
Philippine Embassy Opens Services To Filipinos At Hawally Disabled Club The Philippine Embassy in Kuwait opened its services to Filipinos in Kuwait at The Disabled Club in Hawally. Consular services such as Passport renewal and extension, Authentication of documents, Regi... February 18, 2021 4270 Category: Filipinos
Home Quarantine Preferred MP Abdullah Al-Turaiji has proposed that domestic labor recruitment offices should be obliged to adhere to the prices specified by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry for hiring domestic workers fro... February 17, 2021 524 Category: Kuwait
Filipinos Flock To Renew Passports This weekend on Friday and Saturday, a large number of Filipino expats flocked to  Kuwaiti Disabled Sports Club in the Hawally area to complete their consular transactions. The Philippine... February 13, 2021 342 Category: Filipinos
Recruitment Of New Filipino Maids To Resume As Soon As Current Problems Are Solved Kuwait Union of Domestic Labor Offices (KUDLO) Chairman Khaled Al-Dakhnan and members of the union recently met with Ambassador of the Philippines to Kuwait Mohamed Noordin&nb... February 11, 2021 309 Category: Filipinos
We Will Not Submit To Philippines ‘demands’ On Domestics The Kuwait Union of Domestic Labor Recruitment Bureaus has warned of the consequences of falling into the crisis of the shortage of domestic workers in the labor market during the next stage, indicati... February 01, 2021 397 Category: Filipinos
9 Problems Needs To Be Addressed Before Philippines Bans Its Domestic Workers  A group of Kuwait and Filipino domestic workers offices have warned about the seriousness of current situation of Filipino domestic workers in Kuwait, suspension of recruitment of such workers i... January 26, 2021 396 Category: Filipinos
Filipinos Join Kuwaitis, Mourn Passing Away Of HH The Amir Filipinos in Kuwait were deeply saddened on the passing of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah on Tuesday as outpouring messages of condolences to the Royal Family and messag... September 30, 2020 397 Category: Filipinos
Manila: 7116 Filipinos Returned From Kuwait The Philippine Embassy in Kuwait has repatriated 7,116 workers from its nationals since the outbreak of the Coronavirus began last March, according to the Philippine Foreign Ministry. The Philippine ... September 10, 2020 780 Category: Expats
POLO Kuwait To Launch ‘mercy Flight’ For Stranded Filipinos In September The Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) in Kuwait will organise a ‘mercy flight’ to bring home stranded and distressed Overseas Filipino Workers who have lost their jobs due to the pan... August 26, 2020 648 Category: General
More Than 3,000 Filipinos And More Are Expected To Leave Kuwait In Coming Days 320 Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) on board an aircraft left Kuwait on 28 June, which kicked off the initial chartered flight bound to the Philippines. Nine additional flights followed with more tha... August 18, 2020 5468 Category: Filipinos
Indians Not To Exceed 15%, Egyptians, Filipinos Cap At 10% The Legislative Committee said it approved during its meeting yesterday a proposed ‘quota’ for various nationalities as per the percentages specified in the proposal, reports Al-Seyassah d... July 04, 2020 6090 Category: Expats
Filipinos Inside Shelter Urge Embassy And Philippine Government To Look Into Urgent Repatriation An estimate of 300 Filipinos are still in the amnesty shelter of Kuwait and some have been staying for nearly two months. Many complained about depression, lack of urgent medical attention for childre... May 20, 2020 877 Category: Filipinos
30 Cross-dressers, Mostly Filipinos Nabbed In Massage Parlor Personnel from the Residence Investigation Department, led by Director- General, Colonel Sheikh Abdullah Al-Malik, raided massage parlors in the Ahmadi Governorate, and arrested 30 cross-dressers susp... February 25, 2020 688 Category: Crime News
Major Companies Opt To Employ Bhutanese Instead Of Filipinos In recent lack of consistency in Filipino workforce to Kuwait, Bhutanese labor force appeared on the scene which was praised by large number of companies which have already begun to take official meas... February 16, 2020 216 Category: Kuwait
Filipinos Issued Work Permit Before 15th Jan Can Fly To Kuwait The Philippine Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Silvestre Bello III along with the Philippine Technical Working Group will be arriving in Kuwait on Feb 1 for the Joint Committee Mee... January 30, 2020 299 Category: Filipinos
Total Deployment Ban Of Filipinos May Be Changed To A Temporary Ban Of Domestic Workers Only There is a possibility that the total deployment ban of Filipinos may be changed to a temporary ban of domestic workers only, disclosed Philippine Presidential Adviser on Overseas Filipino Workers (OF... January 21, 2020 305 Category: Filipinos