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Blog posts that will hopefully be of use to anybody who wants to learn anything about Dubai. How Tos, Dubai Laws, and government-related tips can be found here.

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One of our helpful articles include how to DFA red ribbon authenticate your government documents in the Philippines and it involved going through a lengthy process of visiting our home country and applying for these papers in the respective schools/offices. LBC, the leading courier, now offers a document processing service that is much easier and… Read More

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The Philippines is wonderful place to visit with so many options if you’re looking for a relaxing vacation. Beaches, mountains, forests, volcanoes, nature. With our 7107 islands, you can surely choose among many adventures and have a fun-filled time with your family and/or friends. Let us share some tips with you on when you plan… Read More

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Millions of people, including you and me, once dreamt of living and working in Dubai which has, thanks to the visionary leadership of the current and past rulers, emerged on the world map not only as the vibrant city but also as the trading centre of the Middle East and Africa. Dubai is home to… Read More

job-hunting-mistakes

UAE is one of the most sought after job destinations for expats. In terms of the availability of new career opportunities, Dubai is the most prosperous global city in the emirate that ranks higher in the ‘top global job destinations’. Hence, this goes without saying that the job seekers face a stiff competition in grabbing the… Read More

alcohol-license-dubai

Being in Dubai, there are restrictions in respect to the community on how alcohol is marketed. Expats will need to get an license in order to purchase and consume alcohol. Please be guided on the qualifications, requirements, process, and tips when applying for a drinking permit. The UAE, being a Muslim country, strictly adheres to… Read More

In case you are planning to bring your spouse to Dubai and sponsor their residence visa, here’s a guide to help you do so. Below is a list of requirements, qualification and steps based on an experience by one of our readers who have shared their experience with us. Please be guided accordingly. Disclaimer: Be… Read More

Stunning prenuptial photos are circulating all over the internet and every day, you see at least one prenup picture uploaded in Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat. Fundamentally, a prenuptial shoot serves as a dry run for couples to feel more comfortable in front of the camera and to appear more natural on pictures on the… Read More

schengen-tourist-visa-application-dubai

Planning to go on a trip to France to see the Eiffel Tower? Or maybe search and experience the best chocolates in Belgium? or drink a bottle of one of the finest port wine in Portugal? Aside from getting all your bags packed preparing to go, you will need one important thing: a Schengen visa.… Read More

investment opportunities OFWs

Working abroad is never easy. Many Filipinos are forced to leave the country not because they have a choice but out of necessity. With the promise of better wages in other parts of the world, Filipinos risk being away from their families to earn. According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, there is an estimated 2.4… Read More

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

Plenty of overseas Filipino workers regularly send support to their loved ones back home, whether it be in the form of financial support or via gifts. We always think about how our families are doing even if we may not be in the best circumstances ourselves. LBC Express, the leading courier and cargo service provider… Read More

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We recently dropped by the PCG office to cast our votes for this upcoming Philippine National Elections. For overseas Filipino workers, our voting schedule started last April 9 and will end this May 9. The month-long voting gives us time to plan our days off or time off from work to visit the Consulate in… Read More

banned medicines in uae

Travel Advisory – People who travel to the UAE for tourism or for business, it is important that you are aware of medicines that are banned from being carried by any individual entering the country. Tramadol could be prescribed by doctors from other countries but bringing it into the UAE is a criminal offence. People committing… Read More