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Number of OFWs repatriated

Requested from OWWA by Bernice Vytiaco at 04:22 PM on May 08, 2018.
Purpose: Research and Analysis
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2018 - 02/28/2018
Tracking no: #OWWA-380900157189

Bernice 04:22 PM, May 08, 2018

We would like to request for the number of OFWs repatriated from Saudi, Kuwait, Qatar, U.A.E., and Japan ( if any)  for the period: Jan - Feb 2018. This data is being requested since we notice a decline in the OFW remittances from said countries. We appreciate if you can provide the figures within the day please.

Nimfa 07:38 AM, May 09, 2018

May 9, 2018

Dear Bernice,

Thank you for your request dated May 08, 2018 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Number of OFWs repatriated.

We received your request on May 08, 2018 and will respond on or before May 29, 2018 04:22:51 PM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at https://www.foi.gov.ph/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHgsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEU9XV0EtMzgwOTAwMTU3MTg5DA, for request with ticket number #OWWA-380900157189.

Thank you.


Nimfa Unica
FOI Officer

Deputy Administrator Josefino 04:59 PM, May 15, 2018

May 15, 2018

Dear Bernice Vytiaco,


Thank you for your request dated May 08, 2018 04:22:51 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request

You asked for Number of OFWs repatriated.

Response to Request

Your FOI request is approved. I enclose a copy of Total number of Repatriated OFWs, the information you requested.

Your right to request a review

If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to Hans Leo J. Cacdac, OWWA Administrator at admin.cacdac@owwa.gov.ph. Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.


Deputy Administrator Josefino Torres
FOI Receiving Officer

 Total NO. of Repatriated OFWs.xlsx

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