A talk show, “Kapihan sa Kuwait” (Coffee Talk in Kuwait) held in public at The Carlton Tower Hotel Friday night featured Philippine SSS (Social Security System) Representative Juan Eribal Jr. and introduced new Assistant Labor Attaché Angelita Narvaez.
Relevant questions on the issues pertaining new guidelines and schemes in aid of Overseas Filipino Workers’ (OFWs) savings and benefits were raised to clarify concerns. The event was attended by Filipinos from different work sectors and graced with the presence of the Philippine Labor Attaché Atty. Cesar Chavez, Assistant Labor Attaché Ching Ardivilla and Welfare Officer Norlita Lugtu.
The three hour talk show kicked-off with an introduction from the four hosts Michelle Santiago, Ben Garcia, Pastor Gil Bantugan and Hermie Gernale followed by the interview with SSS representative Eribal.
Philippine Labor Attaché Chavez was also asked to deliver brief remarks and Assistant Labor Attaché Narvaez was introduced to the public. The audience was also given the opportunity to raise their questions.
Sponsors of the event, Rawan Salon and Alamiyah Recruitment Agency were present during the event. Philippine television news ABS-CBN and GMA 7 were present to cover the event.
- Ricky Laxa, Staff Writer