MANILA, Philippines - Responding to a demand for separate buses for overseas Filipino workers in Singapore, Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) said yesterday that most OFWs ''have been models of good behavior and taken responsibility for their actions and decisions.'' Full article
BERN, SWITZERLAND- They came for this football friendly match, but not only to root for the two teams. They came especially for their kababayans who would benefit from the proceeds of the game. Full article
KUWAIT CITY – The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) Governing Board has approved a resolution imposing a temporary suspension on the processing of newly hired OFWs bound for Ukraine. Full article
By Nobuhiro Kubo, Linda Sieg and Phil Stewart, ReutersAs of 03/10/2014 12:43 PM
TOKYO/WASHINGTON - As Japan and the United States start talks on how to respond to armed incidents that fall short of a full-scale attack on Japan, officials in Tokyo worry that their ally is reluctant to send China a strong message of deterrence.