More Filipinos may leave Saudi next week

MANILA — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Friday said another batch of undocumented Filipinos may be repatriated from Saudi Arabia next week. “The next batch most likely will…

Saudi Arabia bans Qatari airplanes from landing in its airports

RIYADH — Saudi Civil Aviation announced on Monday an immediate ban of the landing of Qatari airplanes in Saudi airports, Sabq online news reported. The ban also covered commercial and…

Dates for Ramadan

Pres. Duterte back in PHL, vows repatriation assistance for OFWs

MANILA — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Monday, April 17, vowed that government will provide assistance for the repatriation and livelihood of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), as he welcomed more…

President Rodrigo Duterte at KSA

DFA: No Filipino casualty in the latest terror attack in Istanbul

MANILA — No Filipino was injured or killed in the shooting at an Istanbul night club that left more than 30 people dead. The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on…

Muslims celebrate Islamic New Year

COTABATO CITY — Muslim Filipinos across the country are observing today “Amon Jadid” (Islamic New Year), a regional non-working holiday which signals the first day of lunar-based Islamic Hijrah calendar.…