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Returning OFWs boost businesses through DOST’s Enterprise Tech program

Returning Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) boosted their businesses with the help of the Department of Science and Technology's (DOST) Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program or SETUP.

Overseas Filipino Workers awarded Taiwan’s Outstanding Migrant Workers

Two overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) were awarded Outstanding Migrant Workers by Taiwan's Labor Affairs Department for their dedication and hard work amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

OFW architect Rowel Naanep makes recycled mini art Philippine Jeepneys

OFW architect Rowel Naanep crafted the iconic miniature Jeepney from recycled materials in a bid to reduce plastic waste and boost environmental sustainability.

Filipino seafarers’ expiring record books extended for 1 year amid pandemic

Filipino seafarers with expiring Seafarer’s Record Books (SRBs) and Seafarers Identification and Record Books (SIRBs) have been given a one-year extension as a consideration amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Overseas Filipino Workers’ expired employment certificates extended by POEA

Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) whose overseas employment certificates (OECs) have expired during the community quarantine are being allowed to leave the Philippines for work abroad.

Filipino hit musical “Ang Huling El Bimbo” goes international via TFC online

Filipino hit musical "Ang Huling El Bimbo (AHEB)" will be back online through The Filipino Channel (TFC) from September to November.

Teacher Lory Cainila receives Excellence of Education Award in Maryland

Lory Cainila, a teacher at C. Elizabeth Rieg Regional School, received the Excellence of Education Award in Bowie, Maryland, USA.

Cynthia Barker is 1st Filipino Mayor of Hertsmere in England

Cynthia Barker has been appointed Mayor of Hertsmere in Hertfordshire, England, the first Philippine-born official to hold the prestigious post.

OFW technology businesses in Philippines to get funding from DOST

Returning Overseas Filipino Workers and their families who want to establish technology-based enterprises in the Philippines can get funding from the Department of Science and Technology (DOST).

BPI, WorldRemit waive fees for overseas remittances to Philippines

The Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) and WorldRemit, one of the world’s leading online money transfer service companies based in London, United Kingdom, have teamed up to support people who send money to the Philippines by waiving remittance fees, helping ease difficulties brought about by the coronavirus, or COVID-19.

OFW scientists come home to help Philippines find solutions to coronavirus pandemic

Seven Overseas Filipino Scientists are back in the Philippines under the Balik Scientist Program (BSP) and are helping the country find solutions to the coronavirus pandemic.

Hong Kong OFWs stories on “Sunday Beauty Queen” streaming live for Filipinos in lockdown

The award-winning Filipino film "Sunday Beauty Queen" will be streaming on YouTube for Filipinos under lockdown.

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Updated Quarantine Guidelines for ECQ, MECQ, GCQ, MGCQ in the Philippines

The Philippine government has placed the country under varying levels of community quarantine since March 2020 to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus.