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Pinay doc hails colleague quarantined for Ebola

As of 11/01/2014 7:03 PM
PALO ALTO, California - The Stanford doctor who is now being monitored for Ebola in the San Francisco Bay Area is being considered a hero by a Pinoy colleague, who said he went where others simply refused to go. Full article

Appeals court backs Texas OFWs in trafficking case

As of 11/01/2014 5:02 PM
REDWOOD CITY, California - Fifty-seven Filipinos in Texas, who were victims of human trafficking, had their case against their employer dismissed by a judge last year. Full article

Fil-Am makes directorial debut with 'Voodoo Possession'

As of 11/01/2014 4:55 PM
HOLLYWOOD – For his first big movie directing job, Filipino-American Walter Boholst chose to do "Voodoo Possession", a horror-thriller set in an insane asylum in Haiti where a man is desperately trying to find his missing brother.   Full article

Will the Fil-Am vote have an impact in US midterm polls?

As of 11/01/2014 10:02 AM
OAKLAND, California – There are only a few days to go before the midterm elections and people in America are about to cast their votes for all 435 seats in the House of Representatives and 33 of the 100 seats in the U.S. Senate. Full article

Doing business in Europe

As of 10/31/2014 6:20 PM
LONDON - Many Filipinos now possess European passports. Once you have such a passport, it means you no longer have any restriction to enter any member state of the European Union in order to live and work there. Full article

OFWs laud TRO order vs terminal fee integration

As of 10/31/2014 5:18 PM
Organizations belonging to the #Noto550 Coalition welcomed the temporary restraining order stopping the integration of airport terminal fees in international tickets on November 1. Full article

Japan finalizes bill to accept foreign domestic workers in special areas

As of 10/31/2014 4:56 PM
TOKYO - The Japanese government finalized a bill Friday to accept foreign domestic workers in special zones and to implement a slew of other deregulatory measures in the designated areas in the country. Full article

DFA urged to rush repatriation of 2 Saudi OFWs

As of 10/31/2014 3:49 PM
MANILA - A lawmaker urged the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) to use all diplomatic means in expediting the repatriation of two distressed overseas Filipino workers from Saudi Arabia. Full article

14 outstanding Filipino-Americans honored in NY

As of 10/31/2014 2:11 PM
MANILA - Fourteen Filipino personalities were named as "The Outstanding Filipino Americans in New York" (TOFA-NY) in a ceremony held at the Carnegie Hall recently.   Full article

Pinay demands wages from NY millionaire employer

As of 10/31/2014 12:44 PM
NEW YORK CITY - Filipino domestic-worker Marichu de Sesto is accusing her former employer, New York millionaire socialite Elyse Slaine of wage theft Full article