Category Archives: Government

First-Time Jobseekers Bill

Senator Joel Villanueva’s First-Time Jobseekers bill passed the second reading and will almost pass the third reading of congress.   The First-Time Jobseekers bill when it becomes a law, will make it free for first time jobseekers to obtain the following documents for the pre-employment requirements of Filipino fresh graduates and out of school youth. Police Clearance Certificate… Read More »

Philippines and Bahrain discussed Global Compact on Migration

Secretary Cayetano and Bahrain Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohamed Al-Khalifa met on the sides of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Wednesday.   The two ministers discussed the partnership between the Philippines and Bahrain in advancing the goals of the Global Compact on Migration, which is expected to… Read More »

Philippines and Guyana: 10 Years of Diplomatic Relations

Today, September 25, we celebrate ten years of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the Philippines and Guyana.   The Philippines and Guyana established diplomatic relations on September 25, 2008.   Guyana is a country on the northern mainland of South America. Guyana is the third-smallest sovereign state on mainland South America after Uruguay and Suriname.  … Read More »

Philippines and Tuvalu: 16 years of formal diplomatic relations

Today, September 23, we celebrate 16 years of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the Philippines and Tuvalu.   12 Things You Need To Know About The Philippines and Tuvalu Tuvalu is formerly known as the Ellice Islands, it is a Polynesian island nation located in the Pacific Ocean, about midway between Hawaii and Australia. Majority of… Read More »

Philippines and Chad: 58 years of diplomatic relations

Today, September 22, we celebrate 58 years of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the Philippines and Chad.   12 Things You Need To Know About Chad Chad is a landlocked country in north-central Africa. It is bordered by Libya to the north, Sudan to the east, the Central African Republic to the south, Cameroon and Nigeria… Read More »