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Interpol launches all-out manhunt for Filipina maid killers

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 17: Interpol has launched an extensive search to find and arrest the suspected criminals who placed the corpse of a Filipina woman inside a freezer, reports Al-Seyassah daily. According to reports broadcasted by news agencies, the Director of Social Welfare at Overseas Manpower Department Hans Leu Kakdack …

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Sponsors failing to pay workers dues to face legal action – Claims dismissed tied to complaints of 1000 Pinoys

KUWAIT, Feb 14, (KUNA): The Kuwait’s Public Authority of Manpower has taken a series of actions to safeguard rights of workers in defaulting companies, an authority official has said. The authority never hesitates to take all legal action against companies that fail to fulfill financial commitments toward their workers, Deputy …

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You can come back … No Manila ban on vacationers

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 14, (Agencies): The Philippines Department of Justice (DOJ) said Wednesday the Kuwait-based Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) currently on vacation are not affected by the deployment ban order issued by the President of the country, citing a directive issued by the Department of Labor and Employment to exempt …

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Kuwait condemns Manila ban on Filipino workers – Returnees face difficulties, delays at Ninoy Aquino Airport

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 13, (Agencies): Kuwait’s foreign minister on Tuesday condemned what he called an “escalation” by Manila after the Philippines expanded a ban on its nationals working in Kuwait. Manila on Monday announced a “total ban” on new employment in Kuwait, including Filipinos who had already obtained employment permits …

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Mixed reactions as Manila expands ban for workers in Kuwait – Envoy advises Pinoys to postpone vacations

MANILA, Feb 12: The Philippines Monday expanded a ban on its citizens working in Kuwait after President Rodrigo Duterte angrily lashed out at the Gulf state over reports of Filipino workers suffering abuse and exploitation. Authorities say 252,000 Filipinos work in Kuwait, many as maids. They are among over two …

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OVER 2,200 FILIPINOS WANT TO LEAVE – Kuwait firmly denies ‘push’; 400 fly home

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 11: The Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Sunday categorically denied social media reports claiming that security personnel escorted Filipino domestic helpers against their will from citizens’ houses. The MoI emphatically denied the claims that the security forces handed the housekeepers to the Filipino embassy in the country. …

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Evacuate Filipinos, airlines to be asked – Senators support MANILA, Feb 10, (Agencies): The Philippines will ask its private airlines to evacuate its nationals from Kuwait within 72 hours after the discovery of a Filipino migrant worker dead in a freezer, the latest in what Manila calls a pattern of …

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Blame shifted to Syrian wife in Filipina maid kill

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 10: Al- Rai daily visited the aunt of Lebanese man Nader Essam Assaf who is accused with his Syrian wife Muna Hasoun of killing their Filipina domestic worker and keeping her body in a freezer for more than one year. Cousins of the Lebanese suspect said his …

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Kuwait invites Duterte to visit

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 8: Kuwait has invited President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte to visit the country, says Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque. In a report published Thursday by globalnation.inquirer. net, Roque was quoted as saying that the visit was supposed to be “confidential” but Duterte mentioned it in his speech …

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Manhunt launched by Interpol in death of Filipina in freezer

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 8: A manhunt has been launched by the Interpol to arrest and investigate a Lebanese man and his Syrian wife, the prime suspects in the death of a Filipina woman whose body was found inside a freezer on Wednesday at the couple’s apartment in Al-Shaab area, disclosed …

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