Labour ministry withdraws manpower agency's licence

Labour ministry withdraws manpower agency's licence

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour, and Social Affairs cancelled the activity of Al Qaswa'a manpower agency and withdrew its licence due to its violation of contracts with employers.

Philippine state-owned agency eyes Qatari investments in industrial, tourism sectors

Philippine state-owned agency eyes Qatari investments in industrial, tourism sectors

The state-owned Clark Development Corporation (CDC) is exploring potential opportunities to attract Qatari investments into the Philippines for various sectors, such as logistics, tourism and leisure ...

EU weighs tighter rules against dirty money, eyes new agency

EU weighs tighter rules against dirty money, eyes new agency

The European Union is considering tighter rules to counter the flow of dirty money into the region's banks and other economic sectors, EU officials said on Thursday.

US transport agency green lights American Airlines Qantas joint venture

US transport agency green lights American Airlines Qantas joint venture

The US Transportation Department on Monday said it granted tentative approval to American Airlines Group Inc and Qantas Airways Ltd to operate a joint venture ...

Philippine agency files complaint accusing news site of tax-dodging

Philippine agency files complaint accusing news site of tax-dodging

The Philippines' tax bureau filed a criminal complaint on Thursday accusing news site Rappler and two executives of evading 133.8 million pesos ($2.6 million) in tax ...

US agency calls on Myanmar to end Rohingya abuses

US agency calls on Myanmar to end Rohingya abuses

The US government agency charged with monitoring international religious freedoms...