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DFA: Filipino seafarers unharmed after attack in Gulf of Oman

Posted on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 04:08 PM | No Comments
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed that all Filipino seafarers of two tankers attacked in the Gulf of Oman on June 13 are “unharmed and...

Locsin files diplomatic protest vs China after West PH Sea collision

Posted on Thursday, 13 June 2019 01:38 PM | No Comments
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Teddy Locsin Jr. has filed a diplomatic protest against China after a collision with a Filipino vessel. READ: DND: Chinese ship hit, sank...

Phl pushes for return of waste-filled shipment to Australia — DFA

Posted on Tuesday, 11 June 2019 06:39 AM | No Comments
The Philippine government is now mapping out plans to return to Australia the seven 40-foot cargos that contain municipal wastes found at the Mindanao Container Terminal in Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental...

DFA: Raps filed vs employer of Filipina who died in Kuwait

Posted on Friday, 24 May 2019 01:01 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The employer of a Filipina household service worker who was killed in Kuwait has been charged with felony murder, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on...

Canada hires company to ship abandoned wastes back from PH

Posted on Thursday, 23 May 2019 05:29 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Canadian government has taken its next step to bring abandoned waste materials back to its home country. In an official statement, the Canadian Embassy in the...

No Filipinos hurt in Papua New Guinea quake—DFA

Posted on Wednesday, 8 May 2019 05:43 PM | No Comments
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has reported that no Filipinos were hurt during the magnitude 7.2 earthquake in Papua New Guinea on Tuesday (May 7). There are approximately 36,000...

DFA: No Filipino casualty in Aeroflot plane crash in Russia

Posted on Tuesday, 7 May 2019 02:47 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday (May 7) reported that no Filipino casualty was recorded in a passenger plane mishap in Moscow, Russia. “The Philippine Embassy...

Finally! Canada agrees to shoulder return of trash shipment

Posted on Tuesday, 7 May 2019 12:54 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Canadian government has agreed to pay for the expenses in shipping out all the 69 waste containers it had dumped in the Philippines in 2013. Presidential...

Filipinos cautioned vs jobs offered on social media

Posted on Thursday, 31 January 2019 11:42 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) warned Filipino job seekers anew of job opportunities being offered through social media. The advisory came after a 27-year-old Filipina accepted...

DFA condoles family of executed Pinay in Saudi Arabia

Posted on Thursday, 31 January 2019 11:02 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) expressed deep condolences to the family of a Filipina household worker who was executed in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday (January 29)....