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UAE among top 10 work destinations for Pinoys in Q1 2017

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Jan. 10, 18 | 6:19 pm

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is included in the top 10 list of work destinations for Filipinos in the first half of 2017, revealed Marietta Bellotindos, Regional Director of Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) IX.

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) remains the number one go-to destination among land-based overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).

“KSA has been on the top of the list years back,” Bellotindos said.

According to Stock Estimate of Temporary Overseas Filipinos, a study by the Commission of Overseas Filipinos, there are 1.2 million Filipinos in KSA (permanent residence, OFWs and illegally-documented).

Filipinos are also the fourth largest group of foreigners in KSA.

Other countries included in the top 10 list in the first half of 2017 are the following: Malaysia, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Singapore, Seychelles, Brunei and Papua New Guinea.

The most in-demand jobs abroad include the following:

1 Nurses, doctors, medical staff,
2 Teachers
3 Engineers
4 Service workers
5 Production or equipment operator or laborer
6 Managerial or administrative and sales workers

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It has a print run of 60,000 copies and 250,000 readership per week; bolstered by 2.5 million visitors to its website every month. It also has an e-newsletter sent to its 250,000 subscribers every day.

The Filipino Times is FREE and has the widest targeted circulation across the 7 emirates of the UAE.

With more than 2,500 strategic distribution spots, TFT is available where the Filipinos are - at Smart Bus Shelters, Metro Stations, restaurants, supermarkets, schools, airport lounges, Emirates and Etihad Philippine-bound flights, churches, Filipino community events and many more.

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