Today’s OFW interview features Jacklynne, a 24-year-old Filipina living in Dubai. Having accomplished her Bachelors Degree in Communications, she currently works as Lead of Content & Digital Marketing for the biggest IT and Tech Distribution company in the region. Prior to this, she has held similar jobs in the Philippines and Qatar. Jacklynne enjoys her job, but there’s… Read more
Interview with Overseas Filipino Workers
OFW feature. We interview our fellow Overseas Pinoy workers who are making a living and building a life in Dubai. We learn about their experiences working in Dubai. Learn more about their stories and learn important tips about what to do when you plan to work in the United Arab Emirates.
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For today’s OFW feature, we interviewed Aurie, who is currently working as a Store Manager for a leading group of companies in the UAE. She holds a college degree in Criminology, although she has been actively involved in the retail industry for more than two decades now! Aurie is a single mom, a proud mother to… Read more
For today’s OFW feature, we interviewed Dr. Rommel Pelayo, the Vice Principal of Al Itqan American School in Sharjah. His career status and academic background (he graduated cum laude and holds a Doctorate in Education) speak for themselves, and are truly impressive… considering that he is only 43 years old! Despite all of his achievements, Dr.… Read more
Today’s OFW interview features Chris, a 42-year-old Filipino living in Dubai. He completed a degree in Business Administration in the Philippines, and is currently a Call Center Manager for a multinational insurance firm. Despite his current status and position, Chris humbly recalls his simple beginnings… from working as a Jollibee service crew in college… to sleeping in Luneta… Read more
For today’s OFW story, we interviewed Wenz, a 33-year-old Filipino who used to live in Dubai. He worked as a Network Security Engineer for 3 years before going to Australia, where he is currently living as a permanent resident. Hailing from Aklan in the Philippines, Wenz graduated with a degree in Computer Engineering. He worked in… Read more
Today’s OFW interview features Eduardo, or simply “Edu” for short. Having accomplished a degree in Economics as well as a diploma in Project Planning & Development, he is currently the Director for Buying & Merchandising for a renowned, international shoe retail company. He has been living in Dubai for about 14 years now. According to Edu, he initially… Read more
For today’s OFW feature, we interviewed Kayestene Jade Caluag, or simply “Jade” for short. She has been living and working in Dubai for more than four years now. At 24 years old, she is a Landscape Architect, currently involved in several projects that will soon be open to the public! Previously, Jade worked as a site… Read more
Todays OFW interview features Zyleeka, or simply “Zee” for short. She is a 28-year-old Filipina who has been living and working in Dubai for about 3 years now. Although she is a Registered Nurse in the Philippines, she is currently working in the UAE as a Bank Officer and as a Freelance Fashion Designer. Wow! Indeed, this… Read more
For today’s OFW feature, we interviewed Gea, a 25-year-old Filipina living and working in Dubai. Despite her young age, she is currently working as a Retail Branch Manager, having completed her Bachelor’s degree in Hospital & Restaurant Management, and graduating cum laude. Wow! Gea has been working in Dubai for three years now, though she has… Read more
Our latest OFW interview features Rey, a Filipino professional living and working in Dubai. With an educational background in Communication Arts (major in Writing and Speech Communication), he is currently working as a Senior Media Executive for a global media agency. He is also taking up a Master’s degree in ASEAN Studies. Like many other overseas Filipino… Read more
For today’s OFW feature, we interviewed Migie, a 26-year-old Filipina in Dubai. Having completed a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management, she has just accepted a job offer as a Restaurant Manager. Prior to this, she worked as a Supervisor for a couple of years, and was also a Restaurant Manager in the Philippines. Like… Read more
Today’s OFW interview features Vea, a Filipina who has been living and working in Dubai for 5 years now. With a degree in Business Administration, she is currently working as an Accounts Intern for an amusement supplier company. During her free time, she is a Makeup Artist — making her clients look and feel beautiful! Vea admits… Read more
Today’s OFW feature features Sonia, a 33-year-old Filipina in Dubai. She hails from the city of Biñan, Laguna, where she grew up as the 9th child among 10 siblings! Although she holds a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, her career path has taken her to other fields instead. At present, Sonia works as an Executive Secretary for a… Read more