7 months Families of OFWs killed in vehicular accident receive assistance from gov’t MB
By Analou de Vera The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Friday has provided financial and livelihood assistance to the families of five overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), who were killed in a vehicular accident in Apalit, Pampanga recently. The families received P200,000 financial assistance from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA). Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III (ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) “Plus, they are entitled to livelihood assistance and then again their children, if there are any, will be covered with scholarship program,” assured Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III. The bereaved families were also given financial and ... more