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Group urges implementation of escrow fund for workers

An advocacy group for overseas workers has urged the Philippine government to implement an escrow-fund requirement for Filipinos in the Middle East strictly. Marcia Sadion, national president of the Advocates and Keepers Organization of Overseas Filipino Workers (AKO-OFW), said some 5 million Filipinos in the Middle East will be vulnerable to maltreatment, non-payment of wages and […]