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Bishop welcomes lifting of deployment ban on Filipino workers to Saudi...

“That is a very inspiring news, a great help and immense relief to our [overseas Filipino workers],” said Bishop Ruperto Santos

Philippines lifts deployment ban of domestic workers to Saudi Arabia

Deployment will resume on November 7, a decision that comes after talks between the Philippines and Saudi Arabia

Philippines seeks clemency for Filipino migrant worker on death row in...

Philippine Foreign Secretary Enrique Manalo made a request for "executive clemency" during a meeting with his Indonesian counterpart

Philippine government urged to look into cases of migrant workers on...

As of 2021, there were at least 62 Filipino migrant workers who were on death row in foreign lands, according to data provided by Migrante

Hong Kong sets up task force on Southeast Asian job scams

In recent months, victims have reported being lured to countries such as Myanmar, Cambodia, Thailand and Laos

Bitter harvest: Malaysian palm oil farmers face labor crunch

The sector has long been reliant on migrants from neighboring Indonesia for back-breaking plantation work

Know your rights: Absence of receipts in illegal recruitment case

There are 17 criminal cases for illegal recruitment and estafa, accounting for 7.62% of cases decided by the Supreme Court from 2015-2019

Deaths of Asian migrant workers in Gulf states mostly ‘unexplained, unnecessary,’...

Government data on migrant worker deaths are fragmented, incomplete and inconsistent, says a report released by non-government groups

‘Out of sight, out of mind’ attitude hampers COVID recovery for...

“The COVID-19 pandemic hit the fishing and seafood processing industries in Southeast Asia hard and migrant workers the hardest”

Virus wave deepens grim conditions for Filipino domestic workers in Hong...

Women from the Philippines and Indonesia who work as domestic helpers have suffered more under Hong Kong's pandemic restrictions

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