Philippine Labor Overseas Labor Office (POLO) Osaka has been renamed Migrant Workers Office (MWO) Osaka, according to this Advisory signed by MWO Osaka Labor Attaché Elizabeth Marie R. Estrada.
This follows the creation of the Department of Migrant Workers through Republic Act No. 11641 signed by then president Rodrigo Duterte in 2021, and the subsequent renaming of Philippine Labor Overseas Labor Office (POLO) to Migrant Workers Office (MWO).
MWO Osaka can now be contacted for labor-related issues and concerns at the following newly created email addresses:
|Labor documentation for Professional and Highly Skilled Workers deployment with PRA and employers requesting exemption
|Labor documentation for Professional and Highly Skilled Workers deployment (those registering on-site and changed employer on-site)
|Labor documentation for Technical Intern Trainee Program (TITP)
|Labor documentation for Specified Skilled Workers (SSW)
|Overseas Employment Certificate (OEC) for OFW with verified contracts
|General welfare concerns
|Official email address of MWO Osaka
The office will continue to use the present website for the foreseable future.