5 months PH-Japan labor agreement to give OFWs better protection – Bishop MB
By Christina Hermoso A Roman Catholic Church leader cited the recent Philippine labor agreement with Japan “as a good way of providing better protection for our overseas Filipino workers.” Balanga Bishop Ruperto C. Santos, chairman of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines-Episcopal Commission on Migrants and Itinerant People cited the agreement as “very valuable and will definitely give better protection of blue-collar Filipino workers.” Bishop Ruperto Santos of Balanga(CBCP / NICO BALBEDINA / MANILA BULLETIN) “With the labor deal with Japan, the world’s third largest economy for employment, our overseas Filipino workers to be hired will be truly guided and ... more