Add Wife…Have Life…

*** Q: Would you die for your new religion, Mr. Nollora? Q: If you would die for your new religion, why did you allow that your faith be indicated as Catholic when in fact you were already as you alleged  “Muslim” to be put in your marriage contract? Q: Under your Muslim faith, if you […]

Bangon Philippines!!!!

Bangon PILIPINAS ! ! Super Typhoon Yolanda left massive damages in several municipalities and cities in the Philippines as it started its destructive course through the country early morning of November 8, 2013. Help over 4 million affected Filipinos to stand back up again as the country rebuilds itself as a nation. Below are some […]

International Conference on Agricultural Technologies in Arid Lands

*** Food security is one of the major issues in the Kingdom’s agricultural sector… The agriculture sector is one of the pillars of Saudi Arabia’s national economy and a central component of the country’s food security. During the last three decades, this sector has made tremendous progress ascribed to the advanced production techniques, use of high-tech […]

A creative practical joke

** To : All OFWEmpowerment blog readers This is regarding  to our blog post titled “Job Opportunity“,  please be informed that the  two email addresses posted in that particular entry where you can send your resumes was hacked as reported by my friend Mr. Jun Saldo. In view of this, please send your resumes or biodata’s  direct to the […]

STC Info Hotlines for Expats in KSA

KSA Exit & Re-entry Visa Online (Internet and SMS based services)

KSA Exit and Re-entry Visa Online (Internet and  SMS based services) The WEBSITE The Saudi Passport Department has launched a service to enable exit and re-entry visas to be issued online. This  was one of the new Internet-based services being introduced for both Saudis and expatriates. Although the department’s website (www.gdp.gov.sa) is in Arabic, there […]

Wish you good Health!

This site is very informative, which ever diseases you click-upon (I wish you don’t have one) , it gives you a video explanation !!!! Interactive Sites on Medical Information The tutorials listed below are interactive health education resources from the Patient Education Institute. Using animated graphics each tutorial explains a procedure or condition in easy-to-read language. You […]

I Won’t Hold You Back

This song is dedicated to the late Beauty Queen Melody Gersbach, 24, who died yesterday in a car accident. Gersbach represented the Philippines in the Miss International beauty pageant in Beijing last year. A native of nearby Legazpi City, Gersbach was born to a German father and a Filipino mother. “The best way to show […]

The Jokers in the Senate

Many Filipinos said that of all Showbiz senators in the Philippine Senate, Sen. Manuel Lapid is a joke. But don’t you know that U.S. Senate also has one, he is Sen. Al Franken, Democrat from Minnesota. He is now in the news for making theatrical gestures and whispered under his breath when Senate Minority Leader […]

A captain’s Confession

Why the Pilots Left? A Captain’s Confession: Yesterday, a gag order was circulated by the airline preventing its remaining narrow body pilots, as well as the rest of its employees to speak to the press about what is happening inside our ex-company. Also last night, a meeting was called by the government for us and […]

Embrace Life

A reminder from: OFWempowerment Blog THANKS!

pragmatically witty

I just read a realistic response out of 1,387 comments on issue about  WAR in the recent Yahoo news online regarding  future tank defense system.  I found it pragmatically witty. read>>> Futuristic tank defense system unveiled I think it is just a waste of time. Some country will come out with something to counter this. It is […]

OFW: A Must Read about Saudi Arabia

To : Fellow  Filipinos  and to would be OFWs in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  A must read book or online publications about Saudi Arabia.  Just click the book  icon to read. Saudi Arabia in 100 Questions: Most of those who come to Saudi Arabia either as visitors or a workers are often awe-struck at […]

Job Opening

King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology-KACST, an independent scientific organization, fully supported and funded by the government of Saudi Arabia  is urgently  in need of the following: Male Secretaries/Administrative Assistant   Qualifications:  1) Male/Filipino with TRANSFERRABLE IQAMA   2) Not more than 35 years old 3) Proficient in typing and good at spelling, punctuation, grammar, […]

Open Letter re: Renewable Energy

An open reply letter to :  Madame Claire Lee (AVP for Operations – Solutions Using Renewable Energy Inc.) Dear Madame Claire Lee, First and foremost allow me to thank you for visiting ofwempowerment blog – it is indeed an honor. Promoting renewable energy sources as well as related energy technologies are needed for sustainable development […]

words to remember

To the Muslim world, we seek a new way forward, based on mutual interest and mutual respect. To those leaders around the globe who seek to sow conflict, or blame their society’s ills on the West — know that your people will judge you on what you can build, not what you destroy. – U.S. […]