With recommendations from several US government agencies, and now with the support of the Philippine government, Filipino- American groups have been expecting a good result of their efforts to obtain a Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for undocumented or irregular Filipino migrants in the US soon. Once TPS is granted, an estimated number of 300,000 Filipinos will benefit, allowing them to work and travel freely in the US.
CFO/BaLinkBayan’s LGU partners Cagayan de Oro and Naga City make it to top of rankings!!!
The 2014 Most Competitive City is Makati City while the Most Competitive Municipality is Daet, Camarines Sur as announced by the National Competitiveness Council (NCC) last August 8, 2014 during the Regional Competitiveness Summit at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay. CFO’s BaLinkBayan partner LGUs Cagayan de Oro City and Naga City took the 2nd and 3rd spot respectively, in the overall competitiveness category.