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Duterte to visit Kuwait

Duterte to visit Kuwait.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepJun 12th, 2018

Duterte to visit Kuwait

Duterte to visit Kuwait.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsJun 12th, 2018

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

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:  journalRelated NewsApr 5th, 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: Profit from mining not enough to compensate agony from tragedy

  LAPU-LAPU CITY---The tragedy in Naga City has added to President Rodrigo Duterte's rekindled resolve to close mining sites in the country.   Following a site visit to the landslide area in Barangays Tinaan and Tagaytay om Friday afternoon, Mr. Duterte spoke in front of close to 400 gastroenterologists from different countries at a forumat Shangri-La Mactan.   While he admits that the mining industry of the country has contributed P70 billion in revenues to the government, the President said this is not enough to compensate for the loss of lives and grief when disasters happen.   "I have been saying right at the start, that one day, and I hop...Keep on reading: Duterte: Profit from mining not enough to compensate agony from tragedy.....»»

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Duterte says he’s afraid to die

President Duterte admitted that he is afraid of dying as he extolled a Medal of Valor awardee for bravery during a visit to Camp Melchor Upi in Gamu, Isabela last Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Davao and Kauai, Hawaii now sister cities

  HONOLULU -- Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio signed a sister city agreement between the Davao City and Kauai, Hawaii with Kauai Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. on September 10, 2018, according to the Philippine consulate here. Mayor Duterte-Carpio headed a delegation who went on a two-day work visit in Kauai, starting September 9, to further deepen Davao City and Kauai's partnership in tourism and culture, agriculture, commerce, and trade. A tree planting ceremony was held at the Kauai Philippine Cultural Center, a gathering place for the Filipino community, which is set to open later this year. The delegation also met local businessmen and visited one of Kauai's bigge...Keep on reading: Davao and Kauai, Hawaii now sister cities.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 18th, 2018

Ilocos Norte to Get Gov’t Aid After Ompong’s P1.9b Damage on Agriculture

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Sunday, September 16, emphasized that the government’s efforts in rebuilding the Ilocos region after Typhoon ‘Ompong’ will prioritize the agricultural sector. This directive was given during the Chief Executive’s visit to the Provincial Capitol in Laoag City. President Duterte together with his cabinet secretaries had a situation briefing with the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

Duterte to visit Cagayan, Ilocos

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte will visit typhoon-ravaged Tuguegarao City in Cagayan and Laoag City in Ilocos Norte Sunday afternoon, Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Go said. Presidential Political Adviser Francis Tolentino on Sunday said 25 people died from the onslaught of typhoon Ompong that made landfall in Baggao, Cagayan before dawn on Saturday. The [...] The post Duterte to visit Cagayan, Ilocos appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 16th, 2018

Duterte to visit areas hit by Ompong

Duterte to visit areas hit by Ompong.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsSep 16th, 2018