NSO Certificate for US VISA Application

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Was browsing the US Embassy Visa thingy to check on the requirements and found this list. I thought you might find it useful if ever you want to visit the land of the stars and stripes :). Note that this is just a list of the requirements. You can find the whole shebangContinue reading “NSO Certificate for US VISA Application”

NSO Marriage Certificate

Bonjour. Mabuhay. For those who are married or just got married, securing an NSO marriage certificate will ensure that you have a registered copy of your solemn union. Here’s a definition of this document and how you can get one. A Marriage Certificate from the National Statistics Office (NSO) is a document that shows socialContinue reading “NSO Marriage Certificate”

DFA: Passport Processing Operations Normalized

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Thanks to on of our comments subscribers, we got a hold of this news update: Let”s hope it pushes through and through. The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) anounced that the Office of Consular Affairs’ (OCA) electronic passport (e-Passport) operations have normalized as previous operational concerns have been addressed. “This is a veryContinue reading “DFA: Passport Processing Operations Normalized”

DFA: Fax Numbers For Consular Inquiries

Bonjour. Mabuhay. You can try these fax numbers of the DFA if you want to get your inquiries and messages across. The Department of Foreign Affairs–Office of Consular Affairs (DFA-OCA) says that public that fax numbers will be available for passport and consular-related inquiries. Inquiries can be sent via fax to (02) 836-7746, (02) 836-7749,Continue reading “DFA: Fax Numbers For Consular Inquiries”

POEA: ‘Gov’t bloating numbers on job orders for OFWs’

Bonjour. Mabuhay. News bit for OFWs: MANILA, Philippines – A recruitment industry expert considers the 600,000 job orders for Filipinos announced by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) as “bloated” and “leftovers” from previous years. In a statement, recruitment specialist Emmanuel Geslani said the 600,000 jobs have been compiled or “leftovers” from previous years, andContinue reading “POEA: ‘Gov’t bloating numbers on job orders for OFWs’”

New Procedure in the Processing of Balik-Manggagawa Exit Clearance (OEC)

Bonjour. Mabuhay. OFW updates for getting Overseas Exit Clearance (OEC). The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) Advisaory no. 30 states that starting July 1, the POEA is implementing a new procedure in the processing of exit clearance of balik-manggagawa or returning workers. All Balik-Manggagawa (BM)/ vacationing overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are hereby informed on theContinue reading “New Procedure in the Processing of Balik-Manggagawa Exit Clearance (OEC)”

RP On Supporting OFWs

Bonjour. Mabuhay. A little OFW info bit i found on the net. Read on: Deployment of Filipinos abroad as overseas contract workers (OCWs) or overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) have been increasing in recent years. Based on a recent count, an average of 100 OFWs leave the Philippines every hour to find well-paying jobs abroad. WithoutContinue reading “RP On Supporting OFWs”

MasterCitizen Blog: 20,000th Mark

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Again, thank you very much for finding time to browse and view and visit this blog site. Last May 11, 2011, we have breached the 10,000 mark on views and visits to the various blog subjects we have posted here in our blogsite. On the 4th of July, we breached the 20,000th mark……Continue reading “MasterCitizen Blog: 20,000th Mark”