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Duterte mulls Kuwait visit

President Rodrigo Duterte “might” visit Kuwait if his conditions seeking to ensure the protection and welfare of Filipino workers there are met and carried out, Palace spokesman Harry Roque said on Wednesday. The conditions include passports of all OFWs should no longer be confiscated by their employers, the OFWs must….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalApr 5th, 2018

Duterte to visit Kuwait

Duterte to visit Kuwait.....»»

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Duterte may visit Kuwait after Ramadan

Duterte may visit Kuwait after Ramadan.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018

Duterte visit to Kuwait now being finalized

The Philippine government and Kuwait are now finalizing details of the possible visit of President Rodrigo Duterte in the Gulf state following reported abuses of overseas Filipino workers there. This developed as Duterte met with Ambassador of Kuwait to the Philippines Musaed Saleh Ahmad Althwaikh in Davao City on Monday. "It's being finalized," a source told INQUIRER.net when asked about the status of Duterte's visit to Kuwait. Also present during the meeting were Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III and Special Assistant to the President Christopher "Bong" Go. Duterte had ealier said he would visit Kuwait "to give honor" to ...Keep on reading: Duterte visit to Kuwait now being finalized.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2018

Duterte to fly to Kuwait for signing of OFW protection agreement

By Arjay L. Balinbin WITH the Kuwaiti government’s approval of the conditions he set for his visit, President Rodrigo R. Duterte said he will soon fly to the Gulf state “to witness” the signing of the agreement on the protection of Filipinos who work there. Mr. Duterte made the announcement during his meeting with the […] The post Duterte to fly to Kuwait for signing of OFW protection agreement appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 12th, 2018

PH officials off to Kuwait to seek better OFWs protection

Philippine officials are headed to Kuwait on Thursday to seek better protection for migrant workers after a diplomatic row over the alleged mistreatment of Filipinos in the Gulf state.   Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello told reporters on Wednesday that one of his deputies would lead the delegation, and that the officials would also stop in Saudia Arabia and Qatar to urge reforms.   Philippine officials are expected to primarily demand during the visit that Filipino workers be allowed to keep their cellphones and passports, which can be confiscated by employers.   The Kuwait trip comes after President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered a total deployment ban o...Keep on reading: PH officials off to Kuwait to seek better OFWs protection.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2018

Kuwait invites Duterte to visit amid workers row

KUWAIT has invited Philippine President Rodrigo R. Duterte to visit, state news agency KUNA said on Monday, as the countries seek to settle their differences over allegations of extreme abuse of migrant workers in the wealthy Gulf state. After the body of a Filipino was discovered in a freezer in a Kuwait apartment, Mr. Duterte […] The post Kuwait invites Duterte to visit amid workers row appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2018

Kuwait OFW deployment ban stays

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has opted to keep the ban on deployment of migrant workers to Kuwait until additional protection for them is assured. Amid the ban, however, Kuwait has invited President Rodrigo Duterte to visit the gulf state, state news agency KUNA said on Monday, as the countries seek to….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2018

Kuwait invites Philippines leader to visit amid tensions

Kuwait's ruling emir has reportedly invited Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to his country to resolve tensions after a Filipina maid was found dead in a freezer. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2018

Duterte to visit OFW’s wake in Iloilo on Thursday

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte will visit the wake of Joanna Daniela Demafelis, an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) who was found dead in a freezer in Kuwait, on Thursday, according to a schedule released by Malacanang on the Chief Executive’s activities for the week. Based on the schedule, the President’s estimated time of arrival at the home [...] The post Duterte to visit OFW’s wake in Iloilo on Thursday appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2018

Kuwait again invites Duterte to visit amid tensions

Kuwait again invites Duterte to visit amid tensions.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2018

Duterte no longer keen on trip to Kuwait?

President Rodrigo Duterte’s trip to Kuwait may no longer push through. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said the President is seriously reconsidering pushing through with the said trip following the invitation of the Kuwaiti government to visit the Gulf State. It will be recalled that the Philippine government declared a total….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

Duterte Likely to Visit Kuwait

President Rodrigo Duterte may likely visit Kuwait soon following his recent meeting with Kuwaiti Ambassador to the Philippines Saleh Ahmad Althwaikh, Malacanang said Thursday. “Since the President mentioned it, then I can make confirmation although I was told that I should not. But there is a trip in the offing to Kuwait,” Presidential Spokesperson Harry […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2018

I will ask China to open its doors to us, says Duterte

President Rodrigo Duterte presented China as an alternative destination when asked how he would deal with the repercussions of stopping the deployment of workers to Kuwait.   "I will ask China to open its doors to us. They need teachers and domestic helpers," the President said upon arrival early Saturday morning from a state visit to India.   In a statement at the airport on his way to India, Mr. Duterte said he would "never again tolerate one more incident of rape" of a Filipino worker in Kuwait.   He again brought up the matter upon his return and said he was willing to accept the social and economic consequences of stopping the deployment of worke...Keep on reading: I will ask China to open its doors to us, says Duterte.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 28th, 2018

Duterte mulls total ban on OFW deployment to Kuwait

Duterte mulls total ban on OFW deployment to Kuwait.....»»

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Duterte mulls 2nd China visit: report - Global Times

Duterte mulls 2nd China visit: report - Global Times.....»»

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PRRD underscores fair budget, project distribution

ILOILO CITY, June 21 (PIA6) -- President Rodrigo Duterte, in his recent visit to Iloilo City, assured that finance and project allocation in the country is equal. Speaking before the delegates of the.....»»

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Security in place for Duterte’s Iloilo visit

SECURITY measures are in place set for the second visit of Pres. Rodrigo Duterte in Iloilo on June 20, 2018, according to the Police Regional Office (PRO)-6. PRO-6 spokesperson Chief Inspector Joem Malong said they have already coordinated with the Presidential Security Group (PSG) in securing the routes as well as the venues for the […] The post Security in place for Duterte’s Iloilo visit appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

FACT CHECK: Trump didn t invite Kim Jong Un to visit Philippines and meet Duterte

Claim: During their summit on June 12 in Singapore , US President Donald Trump invited North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to visit the Philippines and meet with President Rodrigo Duterte. On June 12, blog philippineinsidernews.blogspot.com ran the headline, “Trump Invites North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un to Visit Philippines and Meet With Duterte.” The ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 17th, 2018

Duterte to distribute land titles in Iloilo

PRES. Rodrigo Duterte will lead the distribution of certificates of land ownership award (CLOA) to agrarian reform beneficiaries in Western Visayas at Cabatuan Multi-Purpose Gym, Iloilo on June 20, 2018. Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR-6) assistant regional director Gideon Umadjay Jr. confirmed the President’s visit which is part of the 30th anniversary of the Comprehensive […] The post Duterte to distribute land titles in Iloilo appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018

Duterte arrives for summit with Moon

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte arrives at Incheon International Airport, Sunday, for his three-day visit to South Korea that includes a summit with President Moon Jae-in. / Yonhap........»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018