DFA : Guidelines on Capturing your Photo

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Reminders for those who are getting their passports. When you are in the enrollment section, keep in mind these friendly reminders for data capturing, particularly your photo session. While inside the Enrollment Section, here are some Guidelines to be followed : YOUR POSE Your frontal pose looking directly at the camera lens andContinue reading “DFA : Guidelines on Capturing your Photo”

DFA : Passport Appointment of Sept 27, rescheduled

Bonjour. Mabuhay. If you were not able to get your passport processed yesterday, September 27, 2011, don’t worry. The DFA has announced a re-sched for your appointment. Read below: THE Department of Foreign Affairs-Office of Consular Affairs (DFA-OCA) yesterday announced that passport applicants who were unable to file their applications due to heavy rains broughtContinue reading “DFA : Passport Appointment of Sept 27, rescheduled”

POEA: Verify job order before paying agency fees

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Always watch out for fixers. Former OFW from Taiwan Kenneth Villasor applied for a job as a factory worker in Malaysia through Camox Philippines Inc. in February 2011. The agency demanded a placement fee amounting to P30,000 and an additional loanable amount of P30,000—with assurance of work the following month. Last May 21,Continue reading “POEA: Verify job order before paying agency fees”

POEA : Switzerland Eyed for PH Nurses

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Para sa mga nurses na may planong mag-abroad, may opening sa Switzerland according to this information: ============================ THE Philippine Embassy in Switzerland is looking into the possibility of opening doors for Filipino healthcare workers to Switzerland to address the problem of oversupply of Filipino nurses in the Philippines. In this relation, a bilateralContinue reading “POEA : Switzerland Eyed for PH Nurses”

POEA: Illegal Recruiters Hire Workers Through Facebook

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Be careful sa paggamit ng Facebook, ito raw ay ginagamit na rin ng illegal recruiters para makakuha ng biktima. Be wise and informed. Read this news bit: =========================== Illegal recruiters, who are deploying overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Afghanistan, have tapped Facebook to hire more workers, re-cruitment agencies said Sunday. Recruitment consultant EmmanuelContinue reading “POEA: Illegal Recruiters Hire Workers Through Facebook”

POEA: Returning OFW Reintegration

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Seems like may plano naman ang gobyerno natin sa mga OFWs na napipilitang bumalik sa bansa, lalo na sa epekto ng tinatawag na Saudization. Sana nga it works well. Let’s always hope and pray for the best for our country and families. Read this news bit for more info: The Philippine Overseas EmploymentContinue reading “POEA: Returning OFW Reintegration”