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Embassy looking for kin of ill Pinoy in China

As of 01/30/2015 7:05 PM
MANILA - The Philippine embassy in China is looking for the relatives of a Filipino traveler who is now in a hospital in Beijing. Full article

OFWs urged to take a stand vs terminal fee integration

As of 01/30/2015 5:23 PM
MANILA - A coalition of overseas Filipino organizations and advocates on Friday called on all OFWs around the world to make a united stand against the move to integrate the airport terminal fee in all air tickets on February 1.   Full article

Measles threat looms over Super Bowl weekend

As of 01/30/2015 1:01 PM
REDWOOD CITY, California - A measles outbreak that started in Disney parks in Southern California in December has now spread to Arizona where it could threaten this weekend’s Super Bowl festivities. Full article

New Saudi king brings new hope to distressed OFWs

As of 01/30/2015 12:28 PM
SAUDI ARABIA - Distressed male Filipino workers are optimistic that their pending cases will soon be resolved with a new king at the helm of Saudi Arabia.   Full article

Fil-Ams fight to protect park named after Fil-Am Olympic hero

As of 01/30/2015 10:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO - A park named after a Filipino American who overcame adversity is overcoming hurdles itself. Full article

Filipina teen missing in Anchorage

As of 01/30/2015 9:49 AM
REDWOOD CITY, California - Authorities in Anchorage, Alaska are asking the community to help look for a 14-year-old Filipina who was last seen on Thursday Jan. 15. Full article

Selfie Balita: Snow storm in New York

As of 01/30/2015 2:27 AM
Nanalasa ang snow storm sa ilang bahagi ng Amerika. Sa tindi nito, umabot sa tatlong talampakan ang bumuhos na niyebe. Kabilang sa matinding tinamaan ang New York. Full article

Filipina faces death in Indonesia for drugs

As of 01/30/2015 1:11 AM
MANILA (UPDATE) - The Philippines is trying to prevent the execution of a female citizen, who faces death by firing squad in Indonesia for drug smuggling, the foreign ministry said Thursday. Full article

32 Filipinos arrive from Syria

As of 01/29/2015 2:58 PM
Thirty-two Filipinos who availed of the mandatory repatriation program of the Philippine government is set to arrive on Friday afternoon from Syria. Full article

Recruiter using 'double visa' scheme suspended

As of 01/29/2015 2:58 PM
The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has suspended the license of a recruiter for deploying household service workers to Dubai, United Arab Emirates with the use of visas different from their actual work. Full article