MB Daily News Update: Manila is world’s ‘most loving’ capital city

Panic has turned to despair in Turkiye and Syria as the death toll has surged past 7,800, while rescuers have continued to claw through the rubble left behind by a powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck in the early hours of Feb. 6, 2023.

President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. left for a five-day working visit in Japan for his ninth official travel in his continuing efforts to attract more investments into the country, as well as forge other agreements with the Japanese government.

The Department of Migrant Workers (DMW) has imposed a temporary ban on the deployment of first-time overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to Kuwait where a recent spate of abuses against Filipinas were reported.

Based on tweets coming from Manila, a recent study said the country’s capital city was the world’s most loving.

Details of these major reports, as well as a host of other stories, are just a click away in the MB Daily News Update this Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 8, 2023.

JUSTICE FOR JULLEBEE -- Senator Joel Villanueva (second from left) appears to be piqued as he confronts lawyer David Castillon, representative of Catalist International Manpower Services Co., over the agency’s failure to monitor the situation of Filipina Jullebee Ranara, who was brutally killed in Kuwait. Also at the Senate hearing held Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2023, to look into the circumstances behind the death of Rana are Senators Raffy Tulfo (left) and Francis Tolentino. (Ali Vicoy)
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