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EMPLOYMENT agencies have appealed to Philippine labor officials to exempt  Hong Kong-bound Filipino workers  from the temporary deployment ban. Teresa Liu of the Association of Hong Kong ...

November 15, 2017

HONG KONG families are willing to offer higher salary to Filipino nursing graduates to take care of their elderly. Kitman Cheung, CEO of Overseas Employment Centre (Hong Kong and Macau), told Hong ...

October 13, 2017

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A 32-year-old Filipino domestic helper was sentenced to three months in prison after being found guilty of trying to steal cash from the bedroom of her employers. Magistrate Edward Wong Ching-yu ...

November 23, 2017

ALTHOUGH she returned all the money she stole from her employer, she was still sent to prison as the offense constituted "breach of trust". Kowloon City Principal Magistrate Peter Law on Oct. 31 sentenced R.D. Bautista to 12 weeks in prison, but reduced it to eight weeks after the Filipina's guilty plea. Judge Law further discounted two weeks after ...

November 22, 2017

EUFEMIA Cullamat, a Manobo leader, visited Hong Kong recently to speak at the Tribal Filipino Sunday held in Central by activist migrant Filipino workers. In an interview with Hong Kong News, Cullamat said she came to Hong Kong to appeal to Filipinos living and working in the city to help in their campaign to protect their ancestral lands. "Ang gusto ...

November 21, 2017

A 75-year-old Filipino tourist was required to pay $105,249 so she could have a lawyer to represent her in District Court. M.I. Gosilatar on Nov. 7 told District Court Judge C.P. Pang that she was required by the Legal Aid Department to pay the amount so that she could have a lawyer in the court proceedings. Gosilatar has been in custody since Dec. 9, ...

November 20, 2017

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