Understanding OWWA Membership and Benefits

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The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) is the government arm that promotes the welfare of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) all over the globe. It is a membership program where inclusion is mandatory in nature. There … Read more

Bahrain Do’s and Don’ts

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Living in a non-Muslim country, the way of life in Bahrain may appear too different and too distinct. This is a given—as in any other culture—as this island country has traditionally long been an Islamic … Read more

Malaysia Do’s and Don’ts

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Traveling to Malaysia is quite easy but the differences in culture and customs will be startling to some. The differences will take some time to get accustomed to. Generally, Malaysians are a friendly people. They … Read more

How to Claim your iDOLE OFW ID Card

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The promise of change has come but it has also brought some confusion along with it. A few weeks ago the Department of Labor and Employment issued a directive stating that there will be a … Read more

7 Tips to Save Money as an OFW

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No one would like to spend the rest of their lives working. And no one would ever want to spend the rest of their lives working away from their loved ones. We compile some ideas and … Read more

USA Do’s and Dont’s

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It is not a secret that millions upon millions of people want to immigrate to the United States of America. Being considered the premiere country in the world, the US is a tantalizing prospect for … Read more