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HE’S finally free. Jethro Pioquinto, the overseas Filipino worker who was arrested in August during an anti-government protest in Mong Kok, will now be able to go back to the Philippines for the ...

December 5, 2019

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A Filipina domestic helper succumbed to stroke on Dec.4, while two others were admitted to a hospital early this month due to the same disease. Sources from the Philippine Overseas Labor Office ...

December 10, 2019

Fewer Filipinos are applying to become domestic workers in Hong Kong due to the anti-government protests in the city, according to recruitment industry leader in Manila. Alfredo Palmiery, president of Sharp (Society of Hong Kong Accredited Recruiters of the Philippines), said the demand for Filipino domestic helpers and their deployment to HK remained ...

December 6, 2019

  The Hong Kong Observatory (HKO) issued a “cold weather warning” this morning as the weather is expected to remain cold in the next few days. The HKO said that the temperature will range from a minimum of 12 degrees Celsius to a maximum of 18 degrees Celsius. The mercury dipped to 14.4 degrees Celsius. “The cold weather warning is now ...

December 5, 2019

Temperatures in Hong Kong are expected to go down further to 12 °C on Sunday (Dec. 8), according to the Hong Kong Observatory (HKO). The HKO said that it will be fine and dry on Sunday with temperatures ranging from 12°C to 18°C. Temperatures today (Dec. 4) will range from 14°C to 21°C. Tomorrow, it will be from 12°C to 17°C. “There will be a ...

December 4, 2019

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