The Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) in Muscat, Oman is the first POLO to have “emptied” its Migrant Workers and Other Filipinos Resource Center (MWOFRC) of distressed OFW by repatriating the last sheltered OFW back to the Philippines.
Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) as well as immigrants, seafarers and students who are about leave for abroad, and who are not yet registered as Overseas Voters, may now register at the following newly launched facilities:
Typhoon Hanna has slightly weakened as it continues to move towards Batanes area.
Typhoon Hanna has maintained its intensity as it moves closer to Batanes area.
Typhoon Hanna has weakened while continuously moving in west northwest direction.
The Davao region and whole of Mindanao urged to rise up to the Cacao 2020 challenge which aims to produce 100,000 metric tons of cacao beans by 2020. Prioritization of the cacao industry aims to position the region as the country’s cacao capital.
Ambassador of France to the Philippines Gilles Garachon was conferred Order of Sikatuna, Rank of Grand Cross (Datu), Gold Distinction (Katangiang Ginto).
NEDA reports that slower price adjustments have pushed inflation to reach its lowest level in 20 years.
The DTI and the BOI will meet with stakeholders in Region 4 to present the country’s new industrial policy in a conference on “Industry Roadmaps and the AEC Game Plan: Roadmap Localization for Competitiveness” to be held on August 6, 2015 in Tagaytay City.
The typhoon east of extreme Northern Luzon has entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility and was named Hanna.