OFWs Blog

The OFWs Blog is my way of sharing helpful information and telling exciting stories and experiences of Overseas Filipinos. It...

  • Updates you with new or revised web pages on Overseas-Filipinos.Com, keeping you up-to-date as I try to add at least two pages a week.
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  • Points to previous pages to ensure that you don't miss any story, making your overseas journey a pleasure.

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Facts about South Korea for OFWs

Facts about South Korea help OFWs or Filipinos with Korean spouses adjust to their new home. Use these South Korea facts to decide whether Korea is the place for you.

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Filipino domestic workers in Geneva, Switzerland

I met Overseas Filipino Workers who came here to work as domestic workers. See their reasons for coming here, how they get jobs and the problems they face.

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Switzerland immigration and job options for OFWs

This Switzerland immigration page answers questions by OFWs on working as domestic workers in the country. It will also discuss other jobs for Filipinos.

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This store in Geneva gives Filipinos a taste of home

Filipinos in Geneva, Switzerland feel closer to home thanks to a Filipino store that gives a bit of almost everything Pinoy, from veggies to cell phone e-load.

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OWWA Benefits and How OFWs Can Avail Them

OWWA benefits for OFW-members, seamen or seafarers and their dependents include scholarship programs, financial assistance, health benefits and free training courses.

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Leni Robredo on the Plight of OFWs

Leni Robredo won the Vice-Presidency by a slim margin although the OFW absentee voting ballots favored her closest rival. Here are her plans for OFWs.

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An OWWA Quick Guide for OFWs

OWWA serves and protects its member-OFWs before, during and after working and living abroad. Your contribution allow you to avail of its benefits. Its hotline is open 24/7 for any issue.

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Ria Money Transfer for OFWs Sending Money to the Philippines

This review of Ria money transfer would help OFWs in the United States decide how to send money to the Philippines in six simple steps.

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Sending Money To The Philippines The Best Way

Sending money to the Philippines can be a challenge for Overseas Filipino Workers or OFWs and immigrants.

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Presidential Candidate Mar Roxas Platform for OFWs

Mar Roxas platform for OFWs seeks to protect you from abuse, address fair treatment and OFW-related corruption, and improve your welfare. His stand on pressing OFW concerns are compiled here.

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Senate Bet Susan Toots Ople on Defending the Rights of OFWs

Susan Toots Ople wants to help OFWs through her years of experience in championing their plight. Learn about what she has done and intend to do for migrant workers.

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Presidential Candidate Grace Poe on OFW Concerns

Senator Grace Poe plans to protect OFWs from abuse and unfair treatment. Know more about her platform on illegal recruitment, high placement fees, and other migrant issues.

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Presidential Candidate Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago on OFW Concerns

Here I present Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago platform for presidency on OFWs. Her credentials include bills she filed for Filipinos working abroad. Find more of her plans on your issues.

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Presidential Candidate Rody Duterte on OFW Concerns

Rody Duterte now tops the pre-election surveys. Does his platform address OFW concerns? Read his viewpoints on your issues here.

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How an Election in the Philippines Can Benefit OFWs and Filipinos Abroad

A national election in the Philippines allows OFWs and Overseas Filipinos to choose leaders every three years through absentee voting. Will you vote for change?

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Helping OFWs and Filipino Immigrants Improve Their Lives

Guiding overseas filipino workers or OFWs and Filipino immigrants, linking them overseas and sharing their stories and challenges in search of a better life away from the Philippines.

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About Overseas-Filipinos.Com

A background for Overseas-Filipinos.Com and its founder/editor.

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Filipino overseas absentee voting is about family

Overseas absentee voting can improve simple things that affect your family as an Overseas Filipino Worker or immigrant. Here is how...

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Making The Overseas Absentee Voting Law Work For Filipinos

The overseas absentee voting law gives OFWs and Filipino immigrants the right to vote in Philippine elections. But with absentee ballot, voting on the internet is not yet possible.

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Facts About Kuwait For Overseas Filipino Workers

Available jobs in Kuwait, Kuwait culture and religion, Kuwait food and the sponsorship system give you an idea about life in Kuwait. These facts about Kuwait help OFWs adjust or decide to go there.

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  1. Facts about South Korea for OFWs

    Facts about South Korea help OFWs or Filipinos with Korean spouses adjust to their new home. Use these South Korea facts to decide whether Korea is the place for you.

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  2. Filipino domestic workers in Geneva, Switzerland

    I met Overseas Filipino Workers who came here to work as domestic workers. See their reasons for coming here, how they get jobs and the problems they face.

    Read More

  3. Switzerland immigration and job options for OFWs

    This Switzerland immigration page answers questions by OFWs on working as domestic workers in the country. It will also discuss other jobs for Filipinos.

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