1 week BI intercepts 16 illegal OFWs at NAIA MB
By Jun Ramirez Bureau of Immigration (BI) officers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) have intercepted 16 undocumented overseas Filipino workers who attempted to leave the country by disguising themselves as tourists. (MANILA BULLETIN) In a report to Immigration Commissioner Jaime  Morente, BI port operations chief Grifton Medina said the passengers were intercepted in two batches at the NAIA 3 terminal last Aug. 7 as they were about to board their Cebu Pacific Airways flights to Taiwan and Hong Kong. One batch of 12 passengers was bound for Taipei while the other group of four was bound for Hongkong. “They ... more