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Travel Ban Lifted for Residents, OFWs Bound for Hong Kong, Macau

Stranded overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) and residents in Hong Kong and Macau may now travel back to their countries as the government task force...

Philippine Airlines Extends Cancellation of China, HK, Macau Flights

There is a growing fear that the travel ban that prevents thousands of Filipinos from returning to China, Hong Kong, and Macau to work,...

First Novel Coronavirus-related Death Reported in Hong Kong

On Tuesday (February 3), a 39-year-old Hong Kong man died in the hospital, making him the first casualty of the Wuhan virus in the former British...

ADVISORY: Hong Kong Raises Response to “Emergency” Level due to Coronavirus

To everyone in Hong Kong, please be advised that the Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health has raised the Hong Kong...

Filipina Quarantined After Sharing Flat with 2 Coronavirus Patients

A Filipina domestic worker in Ma On Shan was placed in quarantine last January 25, after two of her employer's house guests tested positive...

OFWs Urged to Follow Strict Hospital Hours Amid Spread of Wuhan Flu

With the rapid spread of the Wuhan flu leaving the most serious cases in North District Hospital in Sheung Shui near the Chinese border,...

HK Calls Off NYE Countdown Amid Concerns about Protest

For the first time in its 10-year history, the New Year's Eve fireworks display over Hong Kong's Victoria Harbor has been canceled due to concerns about...

List of Hong Kong Public Holidays in 2020

Even if there are still a few days for the current year, many of us are already looking forward to the New Year. And...

OWWA Confirms Death of Filipina DH due to Suicide in Mong Kok

The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration has confirmed receiving a report of a Filipina domestic helper who committed suicide in Mong Kok last November 2,...

Filipina Domestic Worker Hanged Herself in Employer’s Apartment

A Filipina domestic worker in Hong Kong committed suicide over the weekend. She hanged herself inside her employer's apartment. She was found by her...