Last April, a new shelter was opened by the Philippine Embassy in Kuwait for abused Filipino household service workers (HSWs). This three-storey building is located in Hateen, and this will serve as another home for our kabayans needing protection from abusive employers—in addition to the Filipino Workers Resource Centre (FWRC) in Faiha. FWRC and this […]
I write about topics that are often guides for kababayans because there is too much need for it. But if we don’t talk about these themes that are prevalent in our life as OFW how can we evolve our perspectives and support one another?
Talagang hindi biro ang COVID-19 pandemic na ating nararanasan ngayon. Lalo na sa ating mga kapwang Kabayan na nagtatrabaho sa Kuwait, mahirap na problema ang ma-infected ng COVID-19 virus. Isa sa mga na-infected nito ay ang ating kabayan na si Tanmoya. Habang sumailalim siya ng medical treatment sa mga health facilities dito sa Kuwait, nagkusang […]
The Philippine government imposed a total deployment ban to Kuwait after a National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) autopsy revealed the grim circumstances surrounding the death of Filipino worker Jeanelyn Villavende in December 2019. On the killing of Filipina domestic worker Jeanelyn Padernal Villavende, Secretary Abdullah Mama-o expressed his […]
Para Mo Nang Awa: Pagsusuri ng aklat ni Beverly Siy I. Panimula Naglalaman ng mga makabuluhang impormasyon ukol sa isang paksa na sa kasalukayang lipunan ay ‘di pinipiling talakayin dahil itinuturing na siyang tunay na sensitibong usapin. Inilahad sa masining at kuwelang pamamaraan ang mga datos at mga anekdota na kinakailangang ipamulat […]
Would you believe that from the moment we were born, God has already planned our whole life? And he has selected people who will be our guide and help us through our journey on this earth.
On your special day Sir, I would like to thank you for all your trust, belief, confidence and support in my work as an honorary member of Philippine Society of Mechanical Engineers (PSME) Kuwait Chapter. Not many people will warm to someone like me who has the very least knowledge about your field of […]
In my years of stay in Kuwait, I have been fortunate to meet people from all walks of life. Being an OFW blogger has given me the chance as well to be friends with others whom I have developed strong friendship.
Do you have an overlapping schedule? Do you feel overwhelmed by the many things that need your attention? Do you ever feel that all things are happening at the same time and you can’t even seem to breathe?