Thursday, December 17, 2009

Philippines - Qualified OFWs, seamen voters reach 589,830 | Manila Bulletin

Qualified OFWs, seamen voters reach 589,830 | Manila Bulletin:

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) said Thursday that overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) and seafarers qualified to vote in the May 10, 2010 polls have reached a total of 589,830 spread out in four continents and more than 100 countries, hence their votes could be crucial in deciding the winning candidates not necessarily for President and Vice President but for the 12 Senate slots and party-list representatives at stake in next year’s major political exercise. ...

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  1. The Philippines is a country that relies heavily on its Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), and their relevance to the nation's economy cannot be underestimated. My friend is who is working at apple store karachi, he likes philippine. As of 13 August, 2020, the Philippine Commission on Elections (COMELEC) has reported that 589,830 OFW and seamen voters have been qualified for the upcoming national elections. This number is an increase from the 583,549 registered in 2016.