tesda online courses for ofws

TESDA Online course programs for OFW’s and aspiring Overseas Filipino Workers The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) has established a free service of TESDA online courses which gives high school graduates, college undergrads, unemployed, and yes, even OFWs, the chance to take up different kinds of courses online that can help you acquire more knowledge and improve your skill set. Highlighting that it is a free course, no

TESDA Free Japanese Language Course

TESDA to Offer Nihongo Teaching as Part of Its Foreign Language Courses for 2017  In a world where many people speak different languages, is not it severely restricting to know only one or two languages when there is not a rule that limits us to just those numbers? While there are literally hundreds of languages that are open for anybody to learn, not many people are capable of the feat

PAG IBIG Cash Loan Requirements For OFWs

Old is the notion that our fellow overseas countrymen are the ample milking cow of any Filipino household. While it is true that those who risked working from abroad may be having the privilege of earning more from than their local counterparts, being an OFW does not necessarily mean one who does not run out of cash. Like any thing that is finite in source, money, too, is a limited

TESDA Culinary Course

TESDA Culinary Course: Because the Need for Great Cooks Never Run Out of Demand Just imagine a world where no one cooks yet everyone eats. Not only is the picture severely lacking the needed manpower to cater for the hungry workforce, the idea creates an image of a world out of balance. A lot of things can go wrong in a society whose people are hungry which therefore put cooks

Taiwan grants paid leave for migrant workers

Taiwan grants paid leave for migrant workers Taiwan now adding new benefits and protection for migrant workers in their country. According to Ministry of Labor (MOL) said Tuesday, “Migrant workers in Taiwan are now eligible for paid leave after one year of service”. This means our OFWs in Taiwan will enjoy paid vacation, marriage leave, bereavement leave, and personal leave. The new regulations stipulate that employers cannot deny to grant

duterte ofw department

Duterte promises separate department for Overseas Filipino Workers ( OFWs ) “In a few months, you will have a department on OFW only,” said President Rodrigo Duterte to the Filipino Community in Bahrain during his 3 day visit.     The Department of Labor and Employment is currently the department that handles concerns relating to OFWs. Even before the current President was seated, he already expressed his want to establish

tesda bookkeeping course

TESDA Bookkeeping Course: In-demand Profession That Requires Comprehensive Training Fresh from high school, many of today’s students chose a path that deals with numbers but not necessarily delving in academics or applied science. Not only is the numbers world an interesting field for certain people to build a career in, it is also lucrative in pay for those who find success in it. If any fresh from high school student

stock market investment ofw business opportunities

Having a decent job paired with a good income may be a dream come true to many able workers who wished economic advancement in life as gotten through hard work. For the many Filipinos who could not meet these two conditions in their own country, it only meant one thing: find the so-called “greener pasture” from abroad. Yet, while other sounder economies may seem like a gold mine for these

ofw savings value of philippines peso

Overseas Filipino Workers are the biggest influencers in saving the value of Peso. Just in February, a total of $2.17 billion cash remittances have been coursed in banks which was close to the same amount ($2.56) reached in December, which is one of the peak times for cash remittances. And remittances account for 10% of gross domestic product (GDP). And each year it continues to grow. The economy of the

SSS eyes mandatory OFW coverage

SSS eyeing to actualize a mandatory coverage for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) The Social Security System (SSS) here in the Philippines is currently eyeing to actualize a mandatory coverage for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) by approaching and seeking for support from lawmakers. This mandatory coverage of SSS seeks to broaden its members’ reach at the same time give security protection to OFWs. Emmanuel F. Dooc, SSS President and Chief Executie