COMELEC (Commision On Election) developed an application to be used by OFWs and Seafarers to verify their voter’s registration in time for the month-long absentee voting from April 9, 2016. If you want to check if your name is listed, kindly check this post finder link. So what do you need to do if you found your name listed? Head ...Read More »
WHAT ARE ALLOWED IN “BALIKBAYAN BOXES”?
Kabayans, previously we listed all the restricted items inside the Balikbayan boxes, Now we will discuss the things that BOC (Bureau of Customs) are checking and how they categorize your boxes for inspection. According to the Chapter VII. Balikbayan Box provision, the following are the questions and answers that we all must know. 1. WHAT ARE “BALIKBAYAN BOXES”? Balikbayan Boxes are packages ...Read More »
List of Restricted and Taxable items in Balikbayan Boxes
Kabayans, are you tired of reading and hearing the news about the issues between OFWs (Overseas Filipino Workers) against the BOC (Bureau of Customs)? Well this time we need to clarify some of the important things that every OFW should know. What are the lists of Prohibited and Restricted items inside Balikbayan Boxes? This is as per Bureau of Customs, Chapter VI ...Read More »
Pinoy, bakit ka nga nag-aabroad?
Why do Pinoys (Filipinos) work Abroad? When and how Overseas Filipino Workers started are still unanswered up to this date however it has been said by DOLE (Department of Labor and Employment) that way back before the Martial Law, as early as 1900’s, Filipinos had started to work outside the country already “when Filipino agricultural workers were recruited to Hawaii to fill temporary ...Read More »
Vatican changes policy on Annulments: PH Catholic Church offers Free
Vatican changes policy on Annulments: PH Catholic Church offers Free For over a year now, Catholics all over the world kept an eye on Vatican’s say regarding the issue of marriage annulment until 2 days ago, the Pope himself made official reforms in Church law on marriage. In the Philippines, it has been recently announced by Archbishop Emeritus Oscar Cruz ...Read More »
11 Year Old Boy Gained Standing Ovation and left the Judges Crying!
The kids of this generation never fail to amaze the viewers and the judges of the talent competition that they conquer. Another 11-year-old Serbian boy named Marko Bosnjak would make you want to hear more from him. His stunning voice made all the judges of the show stand because of the outstanding performance that he prepared for the audition for the show. ...Read More »
He lost his best friend a couple years back and now he moves everyone with this emotional rendition of ‘Jealous’
In the many talent shows today, the auditions that catch the attention of viewers are those with real emotion. These emotional auditions capture the hearts of many, including the judges. 21-year-old Josh Daniel is one of those few special talents. He just lost his best friend a couple of years ago. Today, his best friend continues to inspire him whenever ...Read More »
POEA warns applicants vs bogus job offers abroad
MANILA – Filipino nurses and healthcare professionals are advised to disregard emails that offer employment in big hospitals in Canada and in other countries. “Instead, jobseekers may search the POEA [Philippine Overseas Employment Administration] website for available job orders or use the POEA application for smartphones and tablets,” POEA Administrator Hans Leo Cacdac said. Cacdac said applicants should just ignore ...Read More »
Immigration vows faster processing of travel documents
Immigration vows faster processing of travel documents Good news to every travelers and OFWs, Bureau of Immigration (BI) found a solution to what seemed like a life long hassle everytime you line up the immigration counters at the airports. December of this year, they will be adding 200 workforce to man each counters and rotational schedules and apart from that, passport scanner ...Read More »
Meet The Hot Doctor Mike, Who Is The Man Of Your Dreams!
Every woman has their own vision of the perfect man that they wanted to spend their lives with. This influence came from the ‘Fairy Tales’ whereas every woman character meets their own Prince Charming. Prince Charming is a man who possesses all the qualities that a woman could look for. From good looks up to the bravery and courage to ...Read More »