10,000 Filipino workers in Kuwait to be repatriated

About 10,000 Filipino workers in Kuwait are expected to be repatriated as they have overstayed their work permits. Sarah Arriola, Undersecretary for Migrant Workers Affairs, said the overseas workers qualified for repatriation, Philippine Daily Inquirer reported. Arriola said the Philippine government would shoulder the cost of the workers’ airfares and penalties for overstaying their visas. […]