News On Philippines
Philippines To Ban Travel From Malaysia, Thailand To Curb Delta's Spread The Philippines will ban the entry of travellers coming from Malaysia and Thailand in a bid to prevent the spread of the highly transmissible Delta COVID-19 variant, the presidential spokesp... July 24, 2021 286 Category: Filipinos
Philippines Extends Travel Ban On UAE, 6 Other Countries Until July 31 The Philippine government on Wednesday announced the extension of its ban on travellers from the UAE and six other countries. The Covid-driven travel restriction — which has been in place sin... July 14, 2021 645 Category: Filipinos
Filipina Commits Suicide, Death Probed An unidentified Filipina allegedly committed suicide by hanging inside her apartment in Farwaniya, reports Al-Anba daily. The woman was found hanging inside a room which she shared with ‘others&... May 31, 2021 729 Category: Crime News
Philippines’ OWWA Warns House Helpers To Refrain From Residence Trade Or Face Legal Repercussions Philippines Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Welfare Officer Atty. Llewelyn Perez warns household workers not to engage in residency trade or cash in exchange of release from employer an... May 31, 2021 679 Category: Kuwait
Kuwait Airways Doubles Number Of Direct Flights From Philippines The domestic labor market is expected to witness a breakthrough in terms of the number of domestic workers hired from the Philippines; especially after Kuwait Airways Corporation doubled the number of... May 30, 2021 4960 Category: Kuwait
New Batches Of Domestic Workers Coming To Kuwait Soon The domestic labor market will witness, during the next few years, a wide breakthrough in the numbers of labor imported from the Philippines, through the arrival of new batches of them, by doubling th... May 30, 2021 1985 Category: Kuwait
Philippines Lifts Ban On Deployment Of Workers To Saudi Arabia The Philippines has lifted a ban on the deployment of workers to Saudi Arabia, which it imposed after receiving reports that workers were being asked to shoulder COVID-19 test and quarantine costs in ... May 29, 2021 206 Category: Saudi Arabia
Kuwaiti Woman Sentenced To 15 Yrs Imprisonment For Torturing Her Filipino Maid To Death The Court of Appeals has overturned the verdict of the lower court and sentenced a Kuwaiti woman to 15 years imprisonment with hard labor for torturing her Filipino maid to death, reports Al-Seyassah ... May 27, 2021 528 Category: Crime News
KD2,500 Must Be Minimum Salary Of Filipinos’ Employer The Philippine embassy in Kuwait has set certain terms for endorsing labour contracts related to recruiting Filipino workers including that the foreign employer’s salary should not be less than ... May 26, 2021 3949 Category: Filipinos
Confusion Over Ban On Filipino Domestic Workers A few days after the Embassy of the Philippines in Kuwait denied the news published by Al-Qabas daily about lifting the ban imposed on sending domestic workers to Kuwait, the Labor Attache in the emba... April 21, 2021 313 Category: Filipinos
Philippines Officially Lifts Ban On Sending Domestic Workers To Kuwait The Philippines officially announced lifting of ban on sending domestic workers to Kuwait. A circular was issued by Nasser Mustafa, the labor attaché at the Philippine embassy in Kuwait ad... April 18, 2021 376 Category: Filipinos
182 Flights Operated From Kuwait Airport In Last 3 Days Total 182 commercial flights arrived and departed Kuwait International Airport reached in the last 3 days since the beginning of the blessed Ramadan month. 89 flights departed and 93 flights arri... April 16, 2021 3446 Category: Travel
Philippines To Lift Labor Ban On Kuwait The Kuwaiti Federation of Domestic Workers Recruitment Agencies announced that the Philippines will lift the ban on Kuwait, Al Qabas reported. The union said in a press statement that the opening o... April 14, 2021 630 Category: Kuwait
Covid Latest: Philippines Extends Lockdown; India's Daily Cases Reach Record High President Rodrigo Duterte placed Metropolitan Manila and four outlying provinces, a region of more than 25 million people, under lockdown last week as daily infections breached 10,000. Roman Catholic ... April 05, 2021 518 Category: Coronavirus
Philippines Spots Hundreds Of Chinese Militia Boats Near Disputed Reef More than 200 Chinese fishing vessels believed to be crewed by militia have been spotted near a disputed reef off the Philippines, a government agency said, expressing “concern” over their... March 21, 2021 862 Category: Filipinos
Why Do Indian, Pakistani Rupee, Philippine Peso Fluctuate More Than Others Ever wondered why some currencies fluctuate and why do some turn more volatile than others? While some currency rates are jumping to all-time highs, others plunge to record lows. Exchange rates are co... March 09, 2021 775 Category: Information
Earthquake Of Magnitude 6 Strikes Philippines' Mindanao A strong earthquake with 6.3 magnitude struck the southern province of Davao del Sur in the Philippines on Sunday, with damage and aftershocks expected, the country’s seismology agency said. ... February 07, 2021 213 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 418 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 408 Category: Filipinos
Recruitment Of Domestic Workers Hits A Roadblock – Kuwait Is No Longer A Preferred Destination “Crisis after crisis” – this perhaps is apt for describing the file of recruitment of domestic workers to Kuwait, after the government’s decision to allow the recruitment of ne... January 22, 2021 581 Category: Expats