- DOLE asks OFWs to be vigilant against illegal recruitment, human trafficking
Labor Department Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz commended efforts by one of the country’s overseas labor offices for the efficient manner it helps victims of human trafficking and illegal recruitment. She also reiterated overseas Filipinos workers should report such cases. According to a DOLE statement, Baldoz praised the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) in Jordan as the number of distressed …
- Surging demand for domestic help fuelling human trafficking in country
New Delhi, Dec. 5 (ANI): Economic growth of the past two decades has transformed the lifestyles of many families in the country. Now, almost 30 percent of the country's over 1.2 billion people are middle class and this number is expected to surge to 45 percent by 2020.