Category: Global Pinoy

For the Filipino globetrekker, Global Pinoy is the place where they can share their experiences, challenges, and triumphs while living overseas.  Through this section, family and parenting experts will also give advice, tips and techniques on how to deal with common issues encountered by Filipinos abroad. Shared here are inspiring stories and anecdotes on their day to day lives, as well as recommended destinations for the whole family in their own corner of the world.  So please send us your email as we look forward to communicating and connecting with you, our global Filipino family.

Para sa mga Pinoy na nasa iba’t ibang sulok ng mundo, ang Global Pinoy ang lugar kung saan maaaring ibahagi ang kanilang mga naging karanasan, pagsubok, at mga tagumpay habang nakatira sa labas ng Pilipinas. Ibabahagi ng family at parenting experts ang kanilang mga tips para maayos na lutasin ang mga usaping kinakaharap ng mga Global Pinoy. Dito rin ibabahagi ang mga inspiring na kwento ukol sa kanilang mga buhay, at mga tampok na pasyalan para sa pamilya na matatagpuan sa kanilang sulok ng mundo. Mag-email kayo sa amin at eksayted na kaming makipag-kuwentuhan sa inyo!

 

Global Pinoy: POEA sa mga OFWs: Do not leave as tourists

Muling nagbabala ang Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) sa mga Filipino na nais magtrabaho sa ibang bansa sa mga modus operandi ng mga illegal recruiter, lalo na sa mga household service workers (HSWs) na gumagamit lamang ng visit o tourist…

Global Pinoy: POEA’s tips for OFWs on social media

Social networking is a great way to keep in touch with friends and family lalo na kung ikaw ay nagtratrabaho sa malayong lugar. Image from http://www.thedrum.com/news/2014/09/09/social-media-spend-surge-128-less-fifth-cmos-can-confidently-measure-impact It’s a good idea na may isaalang-alang na pointers sa paggamit ng social media sites…

Global Pinoy: Guide to buying properties

by Caren Tiangco Image from http://sgramosrealty.com/listing/southwoods-lots-for-sale/ I was on a year-long assignment abroad and got to save my income since my top priority was to buy a lot and build a house.  Why should you buy property? If your family is…

Correct mindset para maka-ipon, lalo na para sa mga Global Pinoy

For the Kapamilya Abroad segment of Kapamilya Konek, our interviewee underscored the importance of being financially literate, o yung pagkakaroon ng basic information kung paano makakaipon, lalo na ang mga kapamilya nating nasa bang bansa. Sharing with you our post sa…

Global Pinoy: POEA launches mobile app for OFWs

It has long been Grace’s dream to work overseas and earn better than what she has been earning here. Trying to find a job as a nurse in Saudi Arabia, Grace left her hometown in Iloilo to seek her fortune…

Global Pinoy: 10 Tips for buying legitimate property in the Philippines

We’ve worked our hardest and saved our best and now it’s time to invest in real estate. Excited man tayong bumili na ng property, kailangang maging maingat pa rin tayo at mapanuri. Image taken from http://www.zipmatch.com/real-estate-news-and-advice/tips-and-advice/buyers/5-ways-to-overcome-fears-when-buying-a-property-in-the-philippines Here are some tips…

Global Pinoy: Balikbayan box tracker

Isa sa pinakaaabangan ng mga Pinoy tuwing Pasko ay ang mga balikbayan boxes na padala ng kanilang mga pamilya who are working abroad. Pero nandyan din ang problema sa mga delayed o nawawalang boxes. The Bureau of Customs is now…