• Duterte’s supporters in UAE gather at Zabeel Park

    DUBAI – More than 500 Filipino supporters of Rodrigo Duterte have gathered at the Zabeel Park in Dubai yesterday to express their support for the president on war of drugs in the Philippines.

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  • OWWA, PhilHealth financial assistance up to PhP50,000

    DUBAI – Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) and Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) implemented their new MEDplus program exclusively for overseas Filipino workers

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  • DOLE vows to ban HSWs in ME

    DUBAI – A Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) top official has promised to ban the deployment of household service workers (HSW) across the Middle East if another Filipino worker is

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  • Filipinos thump proposed 12% VAT on remittances

    DUBAI – Filipinos in the United Arab Emirates are questioning the Philippine government’s proposal to impose value added tax (VAT) on service fees on money remittance centers from 10 percent to

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  • TESDA certificates now available in UAE

    Abu Dhabi — The Philippine Embassy’s Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) Abu Dhabi has confirmed recently that Filipinos residing in the United Arab Emirates can now obtain Technical

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Embassy in capital opens this Friday
Ragos Surrenders to NBI
Eat, play and enjoy this Dubai Food Festival at BurJuman
Duterte’s supporters in UAE gather at Zabeel Park
Marketing Agency


Tantanan nyo si Aljur

Why o why, sibuyas bumbay? Bakit kaya hanggang ngayon ay ayaw pa ring tantanan ng mga utaw na mahilig sa bulung-bulungan ang tungkol sa kabuhayan showcase ni Aljur Abrenica? Taas-kilay kung




Casimero, Ancajas Elorde boxers of the year

DUBAI – Filipino world boxing champions Johnriel Casimero and Jerwin Ancajas are set to receive their awards as Boxers of the Year in the prestigious 17th Gabriel “Flash” Elorde Boxing awards and

PH News

Ragos Surrenders to NBI

MANILA – Fugitive and former officer-in-charge of the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Rafael Ragos surrendered to the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Sunday, February 26, after three days of

Fil Expat News

New leaders inducted to continue the bayanihan spirit in the UAE

DUBAI – Filipinos always shine their camaraderie wherever they go. Shouting kabayan when they see a fellow Filipino. There are over 700,000 Filipinos living in the United Arab Emirates (UAE),


US-Japan powerhouse in the Pacific

It is said that when the bully in the neighborhood is harassing you, you seek the aid of a bigger bully.  And that’s precisely what Japan did, which is being harassed by China over the Senkaku

Eviction due to sub-leasing

Another bus accident


The wise ignorant man

Many people have the mistaken notion that teaching is a vocation and a profession for academically challenged individuals. It is not infrequent among Filipinos, especially in the rural areas,

The Laurel Nursery


Eat, play and enjoy this Dubai Food Festival at BurJuman

BurJuman is the place for families this Dubai Food Festival. From 20th February to 19th March, visitors can make the most of Dubai’s family friendly venue, with special offers from the region’s


Norma Acquio Moralde

Norma Acquio Moralde – The Boholana beauty Age: 45 Height: 5’1″ Current Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates Philippine Hometown: Garcia, Hernandez, Bohol Hobbies:  Dancing and



Behind the mask


Kabayan Weekly e-copy

PSME UAE-Abu Dhabi Gears