Friday, July 24, 2020

Jul 16 20, 3:07 pm

COVID-19: Active cases in UAE down to 8,000+

The Ministry of Health and Protection (MoHaP) recently conducted an additional 48,000 tests that led to the discovery of 281 new cases, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 patients to 56,129. For the second day in a row, MoHaP reported no new deaths from...

66 more Saudi OFWs’ bodies to arrive in PH on July 19

More than 60 more remains of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) from Saudi Arabia are slated to be repatriated this weekend, said an official of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Thursday. “There is a schedule on July 19 and we are looking at about 66...

Ces Drilon one of the first employees let go by ABS-CBN following franchise denial

by | News

Jul. 16, 20 | 3:07 pm

ABS-CBN has announced that it is letting go of several employees, and among those who will lose their jobs is veteran broadcast journalist Ces Oreña-Drilon.

Oreña-Drilon was the former anchor for ABS-CBN’s “Bandila” who currently serves as the executive editor of the ANC-X website. She also headed ABS-CBN company’s lifestyle ecosystem.

“This was one of the toughest days I had to face. Telling fellow kapamilyas that they would lose their jobs by end of August. I lost mine too,” tweeted Oreña-Drilon.

RELATED STORY: ABS-CBN to lay off workers on August 31

Fellow journalist and anchor Karen Davila responded to her tweet, stating that it broke her heart when she learned about the developments.

“This is heartbreaking. @cesdrilon it’s been an honor to be alongside you in Bandila. You are an ABSCBN news icon and inspiration. I am preparing my heart as well for the worst and will stand by ABSCBN til the end ??.” tweeted Davila.

ABS-CBN announced that on August 31, 2020, it would be laying off a number of its employees following the non-renewal of its 25-year franchise in the Congress.

DJ Chacha cris over imminent shutdown of MOR 101.9 following ABS-CBN’s denial of franchise

The media giant has yet to announce specific numbers on employees who will lose their jobs, but assured the public that each employee will be given separation and retirement benefits.

Jobs

Latest News

COVID-19: Active cases in UAE down to 8,000+

COVID-19: Active cases in UAE down to 8,000+

The Ministry of Health and Protection (MoHaP) recently conducted an additional 48,000 tests that led to the discovery of 281 new cases, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 patients to 56,129. For the second day in a row, MoHaP reported no new deaths from...

Recent posts

We listed over 1,000,000 jobs from United Arab Emirates monthly.

Accomodation option available in the market.

THE FILIPINO TIMES is the biggest and most trusted Filipino newspaper in the UAE.

It has a print run of 60,000 copies and 250,000 readership per week; bolstered by 2.5 million visitors to its website every month. It also has an e-newsletter sent to its 250,000 subscribers every day.

The Filipino Times is FREE and has the widest targeted circulation across the 7 emirates of the UAE.

With more than 2,500 strategic distribution spots, TFT is available where the Filipinos are - at Smart Bus Shelters, Metro Stations, restaurants, supermarkets, schools, airport lounges, Emirates and Etihad Philippine-bound flights, churches, Filipino community events and many more.

THE FILIPINO TIMES. We are where the Filipinos are.

FOLLOW US

SIGN UP FOR NEWSLETTER

BROCHURES

THE FILIPINO TIMES is the biggest and most trusted Filipino newspaper in the UAE.

It has a print run of 60,000 copies and 250,000 readership per week; bolstered by 2.5 million visitors to its website every month. It also has an e-newsletter sent to its 250,000 subscribers every day.

The Filipino Times is FREE and has the widest targeted circulation across the 7 emirates of the UAE.

With more than 2,500 strategic distribution spots, TFT is available where the Filipinos are - at Smart Bus Shelters, Metro Stations, restaurants, supermarkets, schools, airport lounges, Emirates and Etihad Philippine-bound flights, churches, Filipino community events and many more.

THE FILIPINO TIMES. We are where the Filipinos are.

FOLLOW US

SIGN UP FOR NEWSLETTER

BROCHURES

© 2020 The Filipino Times. All rights reserved

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

You have Successfully Subscribed!

More in News
WATCH: Hundreds of returning OFWs from UAE, Saudi endure long hours at NAIA
Published On  July 16, 2020
World’s first-ever phase III human trials for COVID-19 inactivated vaccine begins in UAE
Published On  July 16, 2020
ABS-CBN to lay off workers on August 31
Published On  July 16, 2020
Close