Archive | September 2011

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Visa Exemption for Filipinos

Visa Free for Pinoys If you’re a Filipino and a holder of Philippine passport who likes traveling and exploring the beauty of the world, but hates the visa requirement to some countries, frown no more for you can still go to wonderful places without hassle-visa-appointments. The list of countries below doesn’t require a visa for […]

Congrats! 81st KSA “National Day”

In the Commemoration of the  KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA 81st NATIONAL DAY! 23rd of September 2011  Congratulations!  and  THANK YOU so much for hosting 1.3 Million Filipinos!  From: Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

New Philippine envoy will meet FilCom leaders quarterly to discuss OFW issues and concerns

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia:  The new Philippine envoy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, H.E. Ambassador Ezzedin Tago reiterated his commitment to meet with Filipino Community leaders  every three months to discuss issues and concerns affecting overseas Filipino workers in the Kingdom. He made the statement during the acquaintance meeting with the Filipino Community leaders in […]

New CoM, First Order of Business

9/12/2011, RIYADH:  Just recently H.E. Ambassador Ezzedin Tago presented his credentials as new Philippine Ambassador to the Kingdom to His Royal Highness Prince Saud Al Faisal, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia. Upon formally assumed office as the new Chief of Mission (COM) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, H.E. Ambassador Ezzedin Tago’s first […]

Philippine Ambassador Ezzedin Tago Presents Credentials to HRH Prince Saud Al-Faisal

September 8, 2011, RIYADH: Philippine Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Mr. Ezzedin H. Tago, was received by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia HRH Prince Saud Al-Faisal at his office in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jeddah on 7 September 2011. Ambassador Tago presented a copy of his credentials to […]

A Call for Participation by Overseas Filipinos “PARA sa BAYAN!”

The Global Summit of Filipinos in the Diaspora September 27, 28 & 29, 2011 Philippine International Convention Center, Manila A CALL FOR PARTICIPATION BY OVERSEAS FILIPINOS “PARA sa BAYAN!” THEME: FROM DIASPORA TO DEVELOPMENT (D2D) – To map out partnerships in doable, replicable and sustainable development initiatives in ten (10) areas of involvement: • ARTS […]

Name Hire System of Employment in Canada

To: Our fellow OFWs bound for Canada who wrote to  OFWempowerment blog about  “Name Hire System of Employment  in Canada”,  please read below important Instructions from Philippine Consular (Labor) Office in Canada. OFW bound for Canada under name hire system should inform their employers regarding the below procedure for proper guidance. From: OFWEmpowerment Blog INSTRUCTIONS […]