POEA requires OFWs bound to Macau and HK to declare COVID-19 awareness
The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has issued an advisory allowing Filipino workers to leave for Hong Kong and Macau provided that they sign a document signifying their knowledge and understanding of the health risks that may be caused by the Corona Virus Disease 2019 or COVIV-2019.
POEA reminds licensed recruiters on yearly paid-up capital
The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has reminded all licensed recruitment and manning agencies to comply with the yearly increase in capitalization or paid-up capital in pursuant with the administration’s rules and regulations on overseas employment program.
The deadline for the submission of documentary requirements is on or before April 30, 2020 for the land-based recruitment agencies, while the deadline for the manning agencies is on or before September 4, 2020.