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pinoys visa run advisory

Filipinos abroad warned against the risks of doing visa runs. The Philippine Consulate General in Dubai and the Northern Emirates is sharing a public advisory from the POEA (Philippine Overseas Employment Authority) regarding the implicit risks of doing Visa runs which is considered as one of the means being used illegally by human traffickers and drug… Read More

the big clearance sale DWTC

Dubai residents, if you’re planning to go for a shopping spree, you might want to check out The Big Clearance Sale from 1-3 September 2016 at the Dubai World Trade -Center. Various retail brands on clothing, shoes and lifestyle will participate in this event and will have offers as much as 80% OFF. As per statement released by the (Dubai… Read More

it engineer uae

Meet Ernesto, an IT engineer who came to the UAE 10 years ago. He started as an IT Technician and worked his way to becoming an IT Operations Assistant Manager. He is the only Filipino in the IT department of an established group of companies, working with Pakistanis for 8 years now. Learning about Ernesto’s career shows… Read More

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Baguio City, known as the summer capital of the Philippines, is frequently visited by both local and foreign tourists because of its cool climate. Many flock to this city to chill out when trying to escape the heat from Metro Manila and nearby provinces. Some also go to Baguio as this is normally the best… Read More

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Dubai is the land full of opportunities. The economy has been seeing an upward facing curve and will continue to do so. One of the most important factors in the growth of Dubai is undoubtedly the Aviation sector. There has been a noticeable increase in the number of international passengers flocking Dubai’s main airport over… Read More

eid al adha uae 2016

Eid Al Adha holidays in 2016 is expected to fall on September 9-13 and UAE residents could have a possible 5-day break (including the weekend). The Islamic calendar is based on the moon sighting and according to a report from Emirates 24/7, Eid Al Adha holidays usually begin a day before Eid, on the day… Read More

angel pinay in dubai marketing executive

Meet Angel, a Pinay marketing executive working in a leading luxury car dealer company in Dubai. This is her 3rd job in 4 years and she shares her struggles before coming to the UAE. Angel used to work in a bank in the Philippines but took a chance to find opportunities in Singapore. However, there was… Read More

Burj Al Arab view from Souq Madinat

Souq Madinat Jumeirah offers tourists an area similar to the traditional souqs of Old Dubai, except it is in a covered and air-conditioned arcade. It offers a special dining, entertainment and shopping destination but in a more relaxing ambiance. You can see waterfront restaurants and cafes as well as bars. It also has some shops… Read More

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Start them young. Our next Dubai OFW feature is with a Sales Executive in the biggest telecom provider in the UAE. Prince came to Dubai when he was 20 years old (he’s now 23) and is one of the youngest staff in his current company. He came to Dubai because he wanted to help his family… Read More

immigration filipinos fake documents uae

Filipinos travelling to UAE, beware of using forged or fake documents. In 2015, close to 2000 Pinoys were off-loaded due to this scenario. The Philippine Consulate General in Dubai has posted a press release where Filipinos use ‘spurious papers’ and were endorsed for a second screening because of possessing questionable documents such Affidavits of Support and… Read More

ek521-flight

An Emirates flight crash landing happened at the Dubai international airport earlier this August 2016. From Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum – India) to Dubai (UAE), the plane caught fire and had to make an emergency landing. With the quick action of the cabin crew and staff, all 282 passengers were able to escape the burning plane. A… Read More

Health & Wellness jobs in dubai

Attention, hiring SPA and Salon based in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, should be experienced… There will be an open interview from August 8-11, 2016 for positions in a spa and salon business to be based in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Positions include, spa therapists, hairdresser, nail technician, salon attendant, etc. The walk-in interview will be… Read More

muscletech-dubai

I received my next batch of delivery from Sporter UAE yesterday. I ordered health and fitness supplements by MuscleTech and I was pleasantly surprised to receive the package the next day. Normal delivery time for me would take about 2-4 days, but once in a while, I also get the delivery as fast as 1… Read More

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