Gov’t welcomes 2nd investment grade rating
Posted on Wednesday, 8 May 2013
The government welcomed Standard & Poor’s (S&P) upgrade of the Philippines to investment grade rating, saying it affirms President Benigno S. Aquino III’s good governance initiatives.
The country’s credit rating went up one notch to BBB- (lover medium grade) from BB+...
Philippines Receives Investment Grade Rating from Standard & Poor’s
Posted on Friday, 3 May 2013
Manila, 02 May 2013 – The Philippines today received investment grade rating from international credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s. In a statement released by the agency, the country’s sovereign long-term foreign currency rating was upgraded from ‘BB+’ to ‘BBB’ –...
Overseas Absentee Voting (OAV) 13 April – 13 May 2013
Posted on Sunday, 3 March 2013
Filipinos overseas now have the means to help shape the future course of their country by taking part in the 2013 National Elections Overseas Absentee Voting (OAV), which takes place from 13 April to 13 May 2013.
Around 50,000 Filipinos in Singapore are registered to take part in the OAV exercise....
New Embassy work-week schedule
Posted on Sunday, 20 January 2013
Starting on 17 March 2013, the Philippine Embassy in Singapore will cease Sunday operations and move back to a Monday to Friday schedule as part of its continuous efforts to upgrade its services, and to facilitate the conduct of the Overseas Absentee Voting in April to May 2013.
Tired of long queues to get OEC? Book appointment on-line at POEA
Posted on Tuesday, 4 December 2012
POEA has launched the Balik-Manggagawa OEC on-line appointment system on 05 November, 2012 for the convenience of vacationing workers to the Philippines. OFWs now have the option to secure an appointment by accessing the POEA website at www.poea.gov.ph where they will be able to choose the...
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