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Reasons Why Many OFW Remains Poor

Are you a Filipino working outside the Philippines? What country are you working right now? Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) from Saudi, UAE, Oman (Middle East) Taiwan, Singapore, Hong Kong, USA, Canada…all over the world. First let me salute you. Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) are considered to be Philippine’s modern day heroes. Their remittances keeps our […]

Most Annoying Habits of Many OFWs

It seems that despite the exposure of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to a different culture while working abroad, the old, familiar annoying habits closely associated with Filipinos continue to manifest in many ways. Based on a discussion at OFW Exchange, users described the following bad habits that remain among OFWs. Mayabang (arrogant). A simple conversation […]

2017 Most In-Demand Jobs in UAE

Dubai is also the most in demand place for jobs and business. Tax free income, affordability, safe environment, bureaucracy, world-class facilities, and the country’s multicultural approach are just some of the primary reasons that the guest workers choose to establish a long-term career goals in Dubai. Here is a list of most in-demand jobs in […]

Duterte will visit UAE in January

Plans are afoot for President Rodrigo Duterte to visit UAE, where he won by a landslide in last May’s general elections, reliable sources from the Philippines and the local Filipino community have revealed. The necessary paper works have been forwarded to the UAE government last week as a matter of protocol. Malacanang is expected to […]

10 Tips to Avoid Offloading at NAIA

Offloading is an occurrence at Philippine airports that cause fear and anger among Filipino travelers going abroad. Offloading is the process of barring a traveler — tourist, overseas Filipino worker or a person with hold departure order — from leaving the Philippines. The cause of offloading may vary from insufficient documentation to security risk at intended […]