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Ambassador Goldberg visits Jolo

June 4, 2014, Jolo– Ambassador Goldberg visits Jolo. U.S. Ambassador Philip S. Goldberg concluded a successful trip to Jolo on June 2.  This was his first visit to the island in the Sulu Archipelago, and during his time there, Ambassador Goldberg held a meeting with the Philippine National Police and the Armed Forces of the ...
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U.S. Embassy Hosts Temporary Worker Workshop To Discuss Visas, Trafficking Issues

Manila, May 30, 2014: U.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission Brian L. Goldbeck offered the keynote speech at the Nonimmigrant Workers Visa Workshop, emphasizing that combatting trafficking in persons is one of the Embassy’s primary goals. The workshop served a two-fold purpose: highlighting the rules and regulations surrounding visas for semi-skilled workers (H-2B), professionals (H-1B), ...
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