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3 Filipinos killed in apparent murder-suicide

REDWOOD CITY, California – A Filipino family has died in what appears to be a double murder and suicide in the Northwest.Full article

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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

Why Pinoy priest wants to stay in Ebola-hit Sierra Leone

As of 10/31/2014 4:51 PM
Will you choose your own safety over others? For this Pinoy priest in Sierra Leone, the answer is a resounding "no." 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

Pinoys celebrate with Giants in historic World Series win

As of 10/31/2014 9:52 AM
For the third time in five years, the San Francisco Giants are crowned Major League Baseball’s 2014 World Series Champions by defeating the Kansas City Royals in the final game 3-2. Full article

Many Pinoy au pairs report abuse from host families in Denmark

As of 10/31/2014 9:37 AM
DENMARK - An Au Pair Network of the Danish Labor Union, Fag og Arbejde (FOA), revealed that 9 out of 10 au pairs in Denmark who reported abuse from their host families in Denmark are Filipinos. Full article

Pinoy businesses in NZ help boost community

As of 10/30/2014 6:19 PM
MANILA - Filipinos in New Zealand who continue to integrate into their new community are also helping promote the Philippines through various business endeavors.   Full article