ID card system for Filipinos working abroad approved

The iDOLE – OFW Identification Card System was approved during the Cabinet meeting February 7, this was announced by Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella.

“The Cabinet has approved with conditions the iDOLE – OFW Identification Card System,” Abella said. The card will be facilitated by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).

The ID system will help Filipinos abroad to transact seamlessly with government agencies.

The card may also be used as train card for the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) and Light Rail Transit (LRT).

It will also act as cash card for the planned OFW bank.