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Name: Republic Act No. 711 establishing Overseas Workers' Investment (OWI) Fund Act.
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1991-08-22
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 1991-10-21, Vol. 87, No. 42, pp. 6180-6188
ISN: PHL-1991-L-26530
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=26530&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 1991-10-21, Vol. 87, No. 42, pp. 6180-6188
Act on-line Act on-line Chan Robles Virtual Law Library, Philippines (consulted on 2008-02-06)
Abstract/Citation: The Act establishes the Overseas Workers' Investment Fund to provide incentives to overseas workers and to reduce the foreign debt burden. A Fund Board is created to encourage overseas workers to participate in official remittance schemes.
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