Category: Business
SSS Housing Loans Applications, Requirements and Inquiries

The SSS or Social Security System offers a housing loan program to all its members.  Most recently, this housing loan program has been expanded to cover the ever-growing number of our OFWs or Overseas Filipino Workers.
This program aims to assist our OFWs to have their own homes through an easier paying scheme and to keep up to the mandate of [...]

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Biggest Losers on Strong Peso Against Dollars Include Bloggers

The past couple of months, we have seen the strengthening of the peso currency against the US dollars and this makes some sectors frown.  From the 45-46 peso per dollar, it has now spiraled down to the 43 level.
Some of the sectors hit by this strengthening of the Philippine peso against the US dollar are the exporters, the OFWs and [...]

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The Toughest Job in the Philippines
The Toughest Job in the Philippines

What is the toughest job that you could imagine?  A blogger?  A construction worker?  Or being a jobless citizen?
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) together with its partner United Laboratories Inc. (Unilab) launched a contest to find out what is the toughest job in Philippine soil.
It has also launched a website @touchjobsphilippines.com to give information to people who wants [...]

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