Vaccines for nurses? Palace says ‘why not?’

According to Alice Visperas, director of the International Labor Affairs Bureau, the DOLE had requested Covid-19 vaccines from the UK and Germany and offered to ease the country’s limit on the overseas deployment of health workers set at 5,000 per year.

139 Filipinos from Myanmar arrive in PH

139 Filipinos from Myanmar arrive in PH

The Department of Foreign Affairs announced that a total of 139 Filipinos arrived in the Philippines from Myanmar amid the Southeast Asian nation’s current travel restriction and tense political situation.

Villanueva pushes for creation of Department of Overseas Filipino

Villanueva pushes for creation of Department of Overseas Filipino

Senator Joel Villanueva today pushed for the creation of a Department of Overseas Filipino (DOFil), a new agency set up to support Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs).Villanueva stressed that our OFWs have made "immeasurable contribution" to the country's pride and the...

Pangilinan calls for Senate probe on Bayanihan 2

Pangilinan calls for Senate probe on Bayanihan 2

Senator Francis "Kiko" Pangilinan seeks a Senate probe on the slow disbursement and utilization of funds under Bayanihan 2."These delays and underspending are unacceptable… five months na since naisabatas ang Bayanihan 2, ngunit ngayon ay 25% pa lang ang nagagamit ng...