8 months OFW concerns painting PH into a corner Manilatimes |Biz
BEN KRITZPHILIPPINE presidential spokespeople of the past two administrations have consistently followed a high standard for making incredulous, facepalm-worthy comments, but current Palace spokesman Salvador Panelo is really raising the bar. In a text message to reporters over the weekend, Panelo clarified President Duterte’s declaration that he would not seek to deport thousands of Chinese illegal workers in the Philippines, explaining that, “We are threading cautiously and studying how to go about a win-win solution given our countrymen’s situation in China.” Panelo also pointed out that at least some of the illegals were skilled workers “that we may need in ... more