MANILA---After saying sorry, Labor Attache (Labatt) Jalilo Dela Torre will return to Hong Kong to take back his old post at the helm of the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO), Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said. Bello said Labor Attache Leonida V. Romulo, who is expected to arrive here in HK on July 15, will head the POLO in Wan Chai until Dela Torre's comeback. "He apologized. And for humanitarian reasons, I agreed that he can now return to Hong Kong effective August 1, with the warning that if he does it again, he will be rec...
THE Hong Kong government will continue to protect the rights and benefits of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in the city, Chief Secretary for Administration Matthew Cheung Kin-chung said during the celebration of the 120th anniversary of Philippine independence. Speaking during the diplomatic reception on June 19 at the Conrad Hotel in Admiralty, Cheung said the Filipino community provided a "hugely important contribution" to the city's economy. "Hong Kong is home to a large Filipino community here who make a hugely important contributio...
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