Philippines

OFWs need ‘written declaration’ before returning to HK, Macao

OFWs need ‘written declaration’ before returning to HK, Macao By Azer Parrocha  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Before overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are allowed to travel back to Hong Kong and Macao for work, they will first be required to prepare a “written declaration” stating that they are aware of the risk for contacting the coronavirus … Continue reading

Philippines

DOLE advises Overseas Filipino Workers to ‘avoid protest areas, observe curfew’

DOLE advises OFWs to ‘avoid protest areas, observe curfew’ By Ferdinand Patinio MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Wednesday urged overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Hong Kong to observe curfew in the wake of ongoing protests there. “The POLO (Philippine Overseas Labor Office) advised them (OFWs) not to … Continue reading