It was not an easy road for this Ilocana. She had exited to Kish Island for 13 times for a change visa, a remarkable feat only few women dared to triumphantly accomplished. In the United Arab Emirates, an expat has to go to exit either to Oman or Iran to avail of a new visa for a new job. Continue reading
Dr. Ruanni F.Tupas, Filipino Spirit to Survive and Succeed
Dr. Ruanni F. Tupas is an international speaker, book author and multi-awarded teacher known for his contribution to improve the quality and impact our education system for the future.
This article never saw print. Few days after I did this interview in his office, Dubai-based entrepreneur Angelo Timbol passed away. This time, I feel privileged to post his inspiring story, which to my mind, is so far the last story written of the man highly regarded by the Filipino community leaders in the United Arab Emirates as their “angel” and hero. Continue reading
The desire to serve her people and correct those things that are wrong with our society has set this woman to the path of journalism. Chita Heap, 59, was once tagged by Panay News as a “lady of modesty and tenderness.” Colleagues call her “Fighter of the Year.” Continue reading
Jennifer Aguinaldo, Market and Industry Analyst
Jennifer Aguinaldo works as Senior Analyst for the research and advisory arm of a British firm providing business intelligence in the Middle East. Continue reading
Let me share this article which appeared in a Dubai-based newspaper few years back.
This Filipino achiever is proud to have been involved in one of the most rigorous training programs employed by a Dubai-based firm. Roland D. Vasquez, Jr. was Training and Development Coordinator at Nexus Insurance Brokers LLC based in Dubai. Continue reading
Having 45 years of experience formally and informally over 50 countries, this Filipino achiever is currently the in-charge for the new technology innovation at MediaCom International LLC. Continue reading