News of lifting travel restrictions from Saudi Arabia are starting to emerge, but some local deployment issues still remain. Be updated with the latest industry news with the current must-reads this month from various news outlets.

1. Saudi Arabia to lift all travel restrictions on citizens from Jan. 1(Saudi Gazette)

2. Health workers with complete employment papers as of Aug. 31 now allowed to leave the country — (CNN Philippines) 

3. Palace: Deployment ban won’t be lifted while Philippines is under state of calamity  — (GMA News Online)

4. P2.5B spent as cash aid for 245,000 displaced OFWs — DOLE  — (Inquirer.Net)

5. Retiring OFWs who gained expertise abroad urged to become TESDA trainers  — (ABS-CBN News)


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