POEA administrator hails signing of executive order on FOI
Administrator Hans Leo J. Cacdac yesterday said the Philippine Overseas Administration (POEA) welcomes the signing of the Executive Order on freedom of expression by President Rodrigo R. Duterte on July 24.
Cacdac said the FOI executive order will boost public accessibility to information and accountability in government offices, which will further strengthen efforts to serve and protect OFWs and their families.
Australia prohibits asking for, offering or receiving ‘benefit’ for visa sponsorship
The Australian government is implementing a new legislation that make it unlawful for a person to ask for, receive, offer or provide payment or other benefits in return for a range of sponsorship related events.
Administrator Hans Leo J. Cacdac said the Migration Amendment (Charging for a Migration Outcome) Act 2015 which took effect on 14 December 2015 seeks to penalize the sponsor, visa applicant or other third party who benefit from visa sponsorship or employment of a foreign worker...