Ahead of the opening of classes, cash sent home by Filipinos abroad through banks in May grew 5.5 percent year-on-year to $2.31 billion, keeping monthly remittances above the $2-billion level for the 16th straight month. Cash remittances last May.
Like the thousands of Filipino nurses who staff Canada's medical facilities, Cortez left her homeland, because of low wages and “contractual work” without benefits, which has created a medical crisis in the Philippines . According to data from the.
The vast majority have left behind ... to OFW remittances or government workforce loans have been rebuilt. Street signs and posters in recruitment office windows offer big bucks for labouring work in Dubai, Saudi, Japan. Indeed, the Overseas Filipino.
The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) said a province of Canada has temporarily stopped the hiring of overseas Filipino workers ( OFW ) and other migrants so it could employ Canadians instead. In an online advisory, POEA disclosed .
It's also the top paying specialization for the high-paying countries of deployment like Canada and New Zealand. This high salary attracts Filipino nurses to go abroad. According to data from the Philippine Overseas Employment Agency (POEA), 92,277 .
It was followed by Canada (11 ... while job orders processed for the first two months reached 29,533. Most jobs were related to service, production, professional and technical sectors. The money remitted by Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) to their country.
MANILA, Philippines — Money sent home by overseas Filipino workers (OFW) declined for the first time in nearly ... Japan, Hong Kong, and Canada. Remittances from the country’s OFWs are the largest source of dollar income for the Philippine economy.
To jumpstart the discussion, a roundtable discussion will be held on Friday, September 1, to assess Duterte's migration policy. Topics include the streamlining of relevant government offices, expansion of OFW welfare and benefits, onsite protection of.
Preliminary data from the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration showed that for the period January to June 2017, the total number of deployed OFWs reached 1,140,226, which is already more than 50 percent of the total number of OFWs deployed .
Doctors, healthcare professionals still highest paid OFWs Inquirer.net.
Dubai: The Filipino community will hold two separate ... Jobseekers will be given a chance to apply for specific openings at 11 confirmed companies that will screen candidates during the annual job fair. Applicants with a background in hospitality.
THIS IS a reaction to the letter titled “Filipino workers beware” sent by Cristobal Espinosa ... It is sad that some Filipinos desperate to find job have falsified their curriculum vitae in order to qualify to migrate to New Zealand as economic.
OFW remittances help not only the family but also the Philippines ... recently left his young wife and son for a job in Canada and Facebook comments range from “Ang suwerte mo” (You’re lucky) to “konting tiis lang” (“try to stand [the.
Dubai: The portal where overseas Filipinos workers ( OFWs ) can obtain their new unified identification card went offline a few hours after it went live. A statement from the Department of Labour and Employment on Friday morning said the iDOLE One-Stop .
A film on Filipino domestic helpers won two citations at the Brooklyn Film Festival, held in New York from June 3 to 12. Patrick Daly and Joel Fendelman’s “Remittance” bagged Certifications of Outstanding Achievement for screenplay (Daly and.