Here are the Highest Paying Jobs for OFWs in 2017

Are you considering working abroad your goal this 2018? Before getting all your requirements done, take a look at the highest-paying jobs and salary report for Overseas Filipino Workers last 2017. The data shows that land-based and sea-based engineers, healthcare professionals, and information technology (IT) were the highest-paying specialization for Filipinos overseas. The highest paying …

Here are the Countries You Can Visit Visa-Free for Philippine Passport Holders

Is traveling to another country and getting your passport stamped your ultimate resolution this year?  You might consider fulfilling this dream and achieve your travel goals. One of the hindrances of traveling abroad would be the difficulty of getting a visa when entering another country. However not know to many, there are countries and territories …

OFWs, PWDs, Senior Citizens Do Not Need To Set Appointment For Passport Application

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) clarified that Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), persons with disabilities (PWDs) and Senior Citizens do not need to schedule an appointment for their passport application. “OFWs do not need to set an appointment,” says DFA Assistant Secretary Frank Cimafranca of the Office of Consular Affairs. According to Cimafranca, as long …

Passport Applicants To Pay Processing Fee in Advance

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Passport applicants will have to pay in advance the processing fee once they make online appointments for application or renewal of passports starting next year. According to Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) would issue the guidelines for the “e-payment” that would require applicants to settle at least half of …

OFWs May Finally Get their iDOLE Cards Starting Next Week

Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) may finally get their highly anticipated identification card (ID) to be issued by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) starting next week. The iDOLE card aims to fast track government transactions for OFWs. In a report by Manila Bulletin, Labor Undersecretary and Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) Officer-in-charge Administrator Bernard …