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Philippine domestic helpers should be paid minimum wage: ambassador

Korea Times 13 May 2024
Dizon-De Vega speaks during an interview with The Korea Times at the Philippine Embassy in Seoul, Jan ... Dizon-De Vega said, amid ongoing debates over whether they should receive lower wages than other workers in Korea.
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OFW contingency plans set amid Iran-Israel row

The Manila Times 19 Apr 2024
"Our embassies all have contingency plans in place," DFA Undersecretary Eduardo de Vega told lawmakers ... said "every embassy in the region has its own contingency plan." ... Embassy in Tehran, he said.
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Filipinos in Middle East advised to be 'alert, updated'

The Manila Times 18 Apr 2024
Iran launched an unprecedented drone and missile attack on Israel Saturday (Sunday in Manila) in apparent retaliation for a deadly April 1 air strike on its embassy in Damascus, which killed seven of Iran's Revolutionary Guards, two of them generals.
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DFA to Filipinos in�Middle East: Be alert

The Manila Times 18 Apr 2024
Iran launched an unprecedented drone and missile attack on Israel Saturday in apparent retaliation for a deadly April 1 air strike on its embassy in Damascus, which killed seven of Iran's Revolutionary Guards, two of them generals.
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No Filipinos in Israel and Iran want to come home, 'they feel safe,' says DFA

The Philadelphia Inquirer 16 Apr 2024
... Undersecretary Eduardo de Vega told INQUIRER.net on Tuesday ... “All our embassies have contingency plans in place,” he added.
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US media plays crucial role during ‘extremely challenging’ times

The Peninsula 03 Apr 2024
Las Vegas/Columbus ... This journalist was nominated by the US embassy in Doha for the programme. In Las Vegas, Heidi Kyser the managing editor of Nevada Public Radio said that shrinking newsroom culture is “extremely challenging.” ... Read Also ... .
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PH checks report 2 Filipinos linked to Tokyo couple’s death charged

The Philadelphia Inquirer 25 Mar 2024
... embassy is still confirming this indictment with the lawyer," said de Vega ... De Vega, quoting the Philippine embassy in Japan, said M...
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4 transgender Pinays return home from Thailand following brawl

The Manila Times 09 Mar 2024
The Philippine embassy in Bangkok, Thailand announced that four transgender Filipinas have returned home following a fight with transgender Thais ... De Vega. "The Embassy provided comprehensive assistance and support to our affected nationals.
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Abando to suit up for Anyang in EASL semis

The Manila Times 06 Mar 2024
League+ at 8 p.m ... Dizon-De Vega attended the game of Abando along with embassy officials and members of the local Filipino community to send off the former NCAA Rookie-MVP from Letran and the rest of the Red Boosters in their EASL title bid ....
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Where do you go for spring break when you already live in Florida?

Pensacola News Journal 29 Feb 2024
Embassy and Consulates in Mexico is urging Americans to keep safety in mind while visiting the country ... New Orleans, LouisianaPunta Cana, Dominican RepublicLas Vegas, NevadaMaui, HawaiiCabo San Lucas, Mexico.
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136 of 137 Filipinos in Gaza repatriated, nun stays behind

The Manila Times 23 Feb 2024
DFA Undersecretary for Migrant Workers' Affairs Eduardo Jos� de Vega said that the only Filipino citizen left in Gaza is a Filipino nun who decided to stay. The Philippine Embassy in Amman is monitoring her situation.
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Filipino nun chooses to stay behind in Gaza

The Manila Times 23 Feb 2024
DFA Undersecretary for Migrant Workers' Affairs Eduardo José de Vega said the 63-year-old nun from the Missionaries of Charity Sisters of Saint Teresa, whose name was not disclosed, was safe despite the intense fighting.
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The flop heard 'round the world

The Manila Times 19 Feb 2024
"Despite the 12-hour flight and 17-hour time difference," it announced, "the Embassy can confidentlysay that if she departs Tokyo in the evening after her concert, she should comfortably arrive in Las Vegas before the Super Bowl begins.".
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DFA eyes registration of Pinoys in Sabah

Manila Standard 14 Feb 2024
DFA Undersecretary Eduardo Jose de Vega stressed it is now the ...
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Taylor Swift's best moments at Super Bowl 58: Travis Kelce kiss, Jumbotron drink chugging and more

Sportingnews 13 Feb 2024
The singer made it to Las Vegas just a day after performing four concerts in Tokyo, and it was worth the hustle ... Hours later, she joined Kelce on the field as he screamed "Viva Las Vegas" in celebration of another ring.

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