25May 2019

Phillipines appoints Abdullah Mamao as special envoy to Kuwait

Updated : Wednesday, 09 May 2018, 12:50:15 PM
The envoy will fly to Kuwait to assist workers who wish to be repatriated to the Philippines.
Vinila Elizabeth Varghese
By Vinila Elizabeth Varghese
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Kuwait City (IAMINKUWAIT): The Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Abdullah Mamao as the new special envoy of his country due to the ongoing crisis between Kuwait and Philippines.

 Kuwait and Philippines are at the centre of dispute following the rescue of ‘distressed’ Filipino domestic workers by the embassy staff from the home of their sponsors.

Robert Duterte’s spokesperson Harry Roque said that , the new envoy will fly to Kuwait shortly to assist Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) who wish to be repatriated to the Philippines.


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