House set to approve bill on stiffer penalties for foreigners working in the country without valid permit (Philippines News Agency)

The House of Representatives is expected to pass on final reading, come resumption of session in November, HB 5887, which strengthens the regulation of employment of foreign nationals. We must protect the welfare of the country’s human resource against undue incursion of foreign labor in consonance with our commitments to international labor agreements, Rep. Karlo Alexei…