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JUSTICE SERVED: Kuwaiti Employer Receives Death Sentence for Murder of Filipina Maid

A death sentence by hanging was pronounced by the Kuwait Criminal Court on December 29 to a woman who was convicted for torturing her Filipino housemaid, Jeanelyn Padernal Villavende, on Dec 28, 2019, which resulted in her death. Meanwhile, the woman’s husband was sentenced to four years in prison for covering up and not reporting [...]

Kuwait OFW Falls From a Building, Incident Surrounding her Death Under Investigation

A female overseas Filipino worker (OFW) tragically fell to her death in Kuwait last December 28 (Saturday). As per the Ministry of Interior, they have opened an investigation over the incident which resulted in the death of the Filipina worker. It is said that she fell from the fifth floor of a building in Fintas, Kuwait.  OFW [...]

[Update] Preliminary Investigations Reveal ‘Natural Cause’ of Filipina Maid’s Death

With tensions and a growing alarm felt over the past few days between the Philippines and Kuwait following the report of another OFW death, allegedly in the hands of her employer, officials from both sides are taking precautionary measures to ensure that the situation would not blow out of proportions. ALSO READ: OFW Dies in [...]

OFW Kuwait Constancia Dayag

More than a year since official ties were almost cut off by the Philippine government with Kuwait over the death of an OFW, whose body was found inside a freezer in an abandoned apartment in the Gulf State, another case surfaces, but the repercussions of another ‘lone’ incident bears far more weight than the last [...]

[VIDEO] Filipina Found Dead and Naked Inside Apartment in Kuwait

More than a year has passed since the body of a Filipina domestic helper was found inside a refrigerator in an abandoned apartment in Kuwait, which caused outrage from the Philippine government and almost permanently ended labour ties between the two nations. What good that came out of the incident was that both countries were [...]