Recovering from bad experiences, admirable entrepreneur sets up business promoting Pinoy products in Bahrain

taylorSHE is a dreamer. Ma. Felma Bacalso Taylor was born in a small town in Pikit, Cotabato, Mindanao. “I owe my notable achievements to where I grew up as a child, until we moved to Cebu in1990. I have the best of both worlds, having a Filipino family in the Philippines and an American household here in the Kingdom of Bahrain,” she said. Continue reading

Entrepreneur and events stylist makes waves in Bahrain’s challenging landscape

Picture1ONE OF the inspiring women in Middle East, Leslie Arlen Bautista Garduque is perhaps the first Filipino who fully owns an events company in Bahrain. She’s the first Filipino based in Manama to handle luxury fashion events in Bahrain.Media Circuit is an advertising agency specializing in events management. Continue reading

Inspiring Filipina mom flies high in Oman, shares expertise in a US-based engineering firm

THE FIRST Filipino lecturer hired at Shinas College of Technology in Oman, Engr. Jenny Santos De la Cruz flies high in the Gulf. She’s the first and only Filipino holding a managerial position at Parsons Oman. Her story was included in the book Builders of Unfulfilled Desires in a Barren Land which is a collection of remarkable stories about influential Filipino engineers in the Gulf. Continue reading

Inspiring Dubai-based executive and mom gives back, teaches art lessons to young expats

69175802_10157296774911061_4392322131447250944_oONE OF the recognized team members for the early accomplishment of project hand over in Al Ansari Exchange – Mirdif City Centre branch renovation, Milagrosa Gorumba-Arado stressed the amount of effort her team executed for the completion of the project was all worth it. Continue reading