POEA: Seamen Exempted for OEC at LAC

Bonjour. Mabuhay.   Good news for Seafarers. Read the news article below.   Seafarers will no longer have to present their overseas employment certificate (OEC) at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) for validation after the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) issued a memorandum exempting them from this procedure. Citing a one-page Memorandum Circular No.Continue reading “POEA: Seamen Exempted for OEC at LAC”

RA 9225 : Dual Citizenship

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Noted this RA when someone asked about it. May be helpful stuff for those who are Filipinos and more 🙂 DUAL CITIZENSHIP What is Republic Act No. 9225? RA 9225, otherwise known as the “Citizenship Retention and Re-acquisition Act of 2003” took effect on September 17, 2003. It is an act declaring thatContinue reading “RA 9225 : Dual Citizenship”

Diplomatic Immunity or Impunity?

Bonjour. Mabuhay. I know it has been a while but it’s a sad truth. I’m sure you know the news about the Panamanian criminal who raped one of our fellow Pinoy. Sad kasi our laws and people in charge are inept. Puro kasi daldal sa election, tapos wala naman kayang gawin pag nagtatrabaho na. I’mContinue reading “Diplomatic Immunity or Impunity?”

POEA: OEC Delivery Service

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Found out that the OEC delivery service is now currently stopped. I wonder what options vacationing OFWs now have in getting oEC. Lahat ba dapat pumunta sa POEA? Kawawa naman ang mga bagong bayani ng bayan kung mahirap ang transaction sa pamahalaan. Services should be useful to people and proactively efficient. Anyways, nabsaContinue reading “POEA: OEC Delivery Service”

NSO : Legitimate Children

Bonjour. Mabuhay. I’m posting this information on legitimate children which is part of the frequently asked questions when it comes to NSO birth certificates. Hope this helps you in some way. Next post will be on illegitimate children. Who are legitimate children? Children born after one hundred and eighty days following the celebration of theContinue reading “NSO : Legitimate Children”

OFW News: Pampanga, gov’t agencies ink MOU vs. illegal recruitment

Bonjour. Mabuhay. In order to address the illegal recruitment problems we have in the country, certain steps are being done by our government. Read the news below to see one. Ang tanong is, will this work? Of course it will, if our elected officials and all government officials do their jobs right. We can alwaysContinue reading “OFW News: Pampanga, gov’t agencies ink MOU vs. illegal recruitment”