News On Philippines
Philippines Earthquake Kills Five And Injures 130 Five people died and 130 were injured after a powerful earthquake struck the northern Philippines on Wednesday. A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck northern Luzon, the country's most populous isl... July 28, 2022 245 Category: International
The Philippine Government Allegedly Raises The Age To Work Abroad As Domestic Workers According to Al-Qabas, the Philippine government has raised the employment age of its domestic workers who work abroad to 24 years to "protect them from human trafficking." The move will soo... July 17, 2022 192 Category: Filipinos
Philippines: Marcos Jr. Eyes Presidential Election Landslide Millions of Filipinos headed to polling stations on Monday, as the son of a former dictator looks set to come to power in the country's general election. Although there are ten candidates for t... May 09, 2022 132 Category: Filipinos
Philippines Rescuers Use Bare Hands And Shovels To Search For Landslide Survivors Rescuers hampered by mud and rain on Tuesday used their bare hands and shovels to search for survivors of landslides that smashed into villages in the central Philippines, as the death toll from tropi... April 12, 2022 230 Category: Crime News
Foreign Travelers Can Return To The Philippines After A Two-year Ban An omicron-fueled surge in tourism and related industries has eased as the Philippines lifted a nearly two-year ban on foreign visitors. The Philippines will no longer require foreign travelers who ha... February 11, 2022 284 Category: Travel
Philippines: Child Marriage Ban Takes Effect Child marriage became illegal in the Philippines on Thursday as a law banning the practice took effect in a country where one in six girls enters wedlock before the age of 18. The impoverished Sout... January 06, 2022 308 Category: International
Omicron In The Philippines? Latest Travel Rules To Know Testing and quarantine requirements for inbound travellers had been tightened in the Philippines, as the Asian country raised border controls higher over the Omicron variant. Health authorities rep... December 06, 2021 881 Category: Filipinos
Philippines Suspends Flights From 7 Countries With New COVID-19 Variant The Philippines on Friday suspended flights from countries with cases of a new coronavirus variant that was first detected in South Africa, President Rodrigo Duterte's spokesman said. Countries... November 27, 2021 747 Category: Filipinos
Fully-vaccinated Tourists From 'green' Countries Welcome: Philippines Fully-vaccinated international travelers and tourists from "green" countries, territories or jurisdictions tagged as "low risk” for COVID-19 will soon be allowed to travel to the ... November 19, 2021 349 Category: Travel
Products From Philippines Making Home Closer To Filipinos In Kuwait Philippine Ambassador to Kuwait Mohd Noordin Pendosina N. Lomondot recently visited City Centre at Manara Mall in Shuwaikh and had a tour together with Philippine Labor Attache to Kuwait Nasser S. Mus... October 24, 2021 386 Category: Business
‘Home Workers Evacuation Rises; Reputation At Risk’ A specialist in domestic labor affairs Bassam Al-Shammari says, “The phenomenon of evacuating domestic workers present inside the embassies of some foreign recruiting countries via private jets ... September 25, 2021 837 Category: Kuwait
Philippines EPassport Renewal Centre Launched In Kuwait City The Republic of the Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs and VFS Global, the world’s largest visa outsourcing and technology services specialist for governments and diplomatic missions worl... September 20, 2021 725 Category: Filipinos
The Philippines Lifts The Ban On Travelers From 10 Countries Philippine presidential spokesman Harry Roque said Saturday that President Rodrigo Duterte will on Monday lift the ban on travelers from 10 countries, including the United Arab Emirates, Oman, India a... September 04, 2021 5235 Category: Travel
Philippines Extends Travel Ban For 10 Countries Over Delta Concerns The Philippines will extend a ban on travellers from India and nine other countries to the end of August because of concerns posed by the highly contagious Delta variant of the coronavirus, the presid... August 15, 2021 620 Category: Filipinos
Pinoys Stranded In Privatized War; Contractors Stuck In Dubai Some of the foreign contractors who powered the logistics of America’s “forever war” in Afghanistan now find themselves stranded on an unending layover in Dubai without a way to get ... August 09, 2021 377 Category: International
Police Chief Killed Over Hair A policeman staffing a coronavirus quarantine checkpoint in the southern Philippines killed a provincial police chief who criticized his long hair, police said Friday. Security escorts for Sulu provin... August 08, 2021 671 Category: International
Inbound Flights Expected To Transport More Than 5,000 New Domestic Workers Chairman of the Voluntary Committee tasked to study the conditions of domestic workers in the country Bassam Al-Shammari revealed that the number of direct flights from the Philippines will increase t... August 01, 2021 479 Category: Kuwait
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 446 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 751 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 854 Category: Crime News
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