The Philippines has received reports that recruiters in Saudi Arabia are collecting quarantine, corona tests and insurance money from workers. The Philippines has suspended sending workers to Saudi Arabia over the news.
More than 1 million Filipino workers work in Saudi Arabia, according to a Reuters report. Most of them are construction workers, housemaids or nurses.
Philippine Labor Minister Sylvester Bello said in a government order on Thursday that his ministry would make a formal announcement on the resumption of workers’ repatriation once the issue of quarantine, corona testing and insurance charges from workers was raised.
It is known that even two years ago, Saudi Arabia was the most preferred country for migrant workers to work in the Philippines. In 2019, 20 percent of migrant workers went to work in Saudi Arabia.
This time the color of the Champions League is blue. Manchester City, Chelsea নীল the symbol of the two clubs is blue. Manchester or London on Saturday night, the blue sky of which city will be bright? Pep Guardiola’s side are desperate to win the final for the first time. And Chelsea are waiting for the second Champions League. Who will smile the last laugh, will be known at the end of the final in front of 16,500 spectators in Porto at night.
This is only the third time that the All English final has been held in the Champions League. Chelsea-Manchester United in 2007 and Liverpool-Tonetham in 2019. However, this time when he took charge from Frank Lampard in the middle of the season, Thomas Tuchel was not in the final thoughts. It was a challenge to stay in the top four as Chelsea slipped to No. 9 in the Premier League. Besides succeeding in that campaign, Tuchel has made history by reaching the Champions League final. No other coach has been able to play two finals in a row for two clubs. However, like last time, Tukhel did not want to burn in the pain of despair, ‘It is possible to reduce the gap in 90 minutes in football. We have lost to Man City in the last two matches. I will play the final to win this confidence. ‘
Manchester City lost to Chelsea in the league after the FA Cup semi-final. Forgetting that frustration, Pep Guardiola set out for the Citizens to win their first Champions League. He has won three Premier League titles at City in the last four seasons. But he has been brought in for the Champions League. Guardiola also wants to win another title for a club after Barcelona in the 2010-11 season, saying, “It’s hard to play with an opponent like Chelsea. However, we have made a lot of improvements in defense. So I can only hope for something better. ‘
Man City have conceded just one goal in six group stage matches. That’s the cost of maintaining 400 million. Besides, they have scored 25 goals on the way to the final. Chelsea is not behind. In the group stage, they conceded two goals and scored 22 goals on the way to the final. The final is supposed to be enjoyable.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has inaugurated a new mosque in Istanbul’s Taksim Square. He inaugurated the mosque on Friday.
Erdogan had promised to build a mosque there about 10 years ago. After all this time, he fulfilled that promise.
According to a report by Reuters, the Taksim Mosque and the 30-meter-high structure have been cited as symbols of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk’s establishment of the Turkish Republic.
After inaugurating the mosque, Erdogan offered Friday prayers with thousands of worshipers. There, he said, a dream of Turkey came true with the construction of the mosque.
He added that there was not a single prayer room before the construction of the mosque began four years ago. The devotees used to offer prayers by spreading newspapers.