labor attache - updates

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OFWs, meet your new labor attachés

Apr 08, 2017 - 10:14 PM

At a seminar organized by the Blas F Ople Policy Center 8 new labor attachés present their credentials to the OFW community

Photo by Don Kevin Hapal/Rappler

Cabinet relatives assigned as labor attachés

Apr 08, 2017 - 9:00 PM

At least 3 labor attachés recently appointed to coveted foreign posts are relatives of Cabinet members

RELATIVES IN DOLE. Some appointees in the Department of Labor and Employment are related to some Cabinet officials.

Bello recalls Kuwait labor attaché for negligence

Feb 04, 2017 - 7:20 PM

The labor secretary issues the order to Angelita Narvaez for her inaction and lack of concern for our overseas Filipino workers

Ex-PH labor attaché to HK gets off with 1-month suspension

Aug 14, 2015 - 2:30 PM

Many migrant support groups are outraged by the outcome of the Philippine labor department s investigation into allegations of misconduct against Manuel Roldan

UNDER FIRE. Labor attaché Manuel Roldan (left) with Consul General Bernardita Catalla and PH Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz at an event in Hong Kong when Roldan was still posted there. File photo courtesy of Daisy CL Mandap/The Sun-HK

Seek amnesty, gov't tells irregular OFWs in Jordan

Mar 20, 2015 - 12:50 PM

This is for your own good Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz tells unregistered Filipino migrant workers in Jordan

LABOR RIGHTS. Philippine Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz says irregular OFWs in Jordan should apply for amnesty. File photo by Rappler

Ex-labor attaché to HK 'probably guilty' – PH lawmakers

Mar 19, 2015 - 8:30 PM

A fact finding committee report released on September 29 prompts the probe into the Philippines ex labor attaché to Hong Kong Manuel Roldan

Report indicates illegal acts by PH ex-labor attaché in HK

Nov 11, 2014 - 8:08 PM

The report by a fact finding committee created by the Philippine Consulate in Hong Kong indicates that former Labor Attaché Manuel Rolanda may have committed abuse of power corruption

Philippine labor attaché to HK under fire

Sep 21, 2014 - 8:36 PM

Outgoing labor attaché Manuel Roldan is being investigated for alleged misconduct in office

UNDER FIRE. The labor attache under investigation Manuel Roldan (L), Consul General Bernardita Catalla and PH Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz speak to the Filipino Community in Hong Kong. All photos courtesy of Daisy CL Mandap/The Sun-HK

Singapore downplays report on Filipino 'budget' maids

Jul 03, 2014 - 3:49 PM

The Philippines however suspends the accreditation of one of the two Singaporean companies allegedly offering Filipino maids like commodities

'LIKE COMMODITIES.' In Singapore, a number of agencies offer maids at discounted rates, according to an Al Jazeera report. Screen grab from

Philippines to probe 'budget' maids in Singapore

Jun 30, 2014 - 5:22 PM

Singaporean agencies reportedly treat Filipino domestic workers like commodities offered at super promo rates in malls

NBI files charges vs labor attaché who tried to rape an OFW

Sep 26, 2013 - 1:40 AM

Sex for flight scheme: The assistant labor attaché in a country in the Middle East is facing charges of attempted rape and 3 counts of abuses against chastity

ACCUSED. An unnamed male assistant labor attache is accused of attempting to rape 3 female Overseas Filipino Workers