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Rave reviews for Philippine nurses; more on the way

via yle.fi – The Nordic health care service provider Attendo says it has had only positive experiences with nurses coming from the Philippines. The company plans to recruit more overseas nursing professionals to plug the gap in the Finnish labour market. The first group of Philippine nurses recruited by Attendo Read more »

Germany is hiring 500 Filipino nurses

INQUIRER.net Germany is hiring 500 nurses from the Philippines until next year as part of the Agreement on Triple Win Migration, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration announced Saturday. They will work initially as assistant nurse at hospitals and as qualified nurse after recognition of the foreign qualification work, the POEA Read more »

First batch of Filipino nurses to Germany eyed this year

ABS-CBNnews.com The Philippines hopes to deploy its first batch of nurses to Germany this year, according to Vice President Jejomar Binay. “We hope that the initial batch of 50 nurses will be deployed in 2013 and the next batch of 500 deployed by 2014,” Binay said. On Tuesday, Binay met Read more »

Germany to recruit Filipino nurses soon

philstar.com The Department of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday said Germany will soon recruit nurses from the Philippines. In a statement, the DFA said Philippine Ambassador to Germany Maria Cleofe Natividad met with officials of the Federal Employment Agency, International Placement Services (ZAV) in Bonn on March 0 to discuss Read more »

Filipino nurses prepare to work in Finland

Finland will soon be welcoming another wave of nurses from abroad — this time from the Philippines. With unemployment rife among nursing professionals in the Philippines, many are looking to find greener pastures abroad. So far about 100 of them have been lucky enough to find work in Finland. Francois Read more »

Expect Pinoy health workers in Italy soon

By Zita Baron, ABS-CBN Europe News Bureau A bilateral agreement that would allow the entry of Filipino health workers to Italy is expected to be signed by the two countries soon. This was the good news relayed by Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz to the Filipino community leaders in Veneto region Read more »

Germany beckons to nurses

manilastandardtoday.com Learning German increases the chances of Filipino graduates to secure jobs in Germany or find employment in any of the German companies in the Philippines, an executive of Goethe-Institut Philippines told members of the Foundation for Upgrading the Standard of Education .

14 Pinoy nurses in Norway leave work union

By Macel Ingles, ABS-CBN Europe News Bureau Fourteen Filipino nurses left their work union in protest of its union’s statement against their employer, Filipino-owned recruitment bureau Aktive Services Omsorg og Rekruttering or ASOR.

Filipino nurses mark 30th year in Vienna

By Hector Pascua, ABS-CBN Europe News Bureau A group of Filipino nurses celebrated their 30th year anniversary in Vienna with a thanksgiving party at the Hilton Hotel Danube.

Pinoy nurses rally behind recruitment agency accused of corruption

By Macel Ingles, ABS-CBN Europe Bureau Around 100 Filipino nurses staged a protest rally in front of the venue of a forum where an Oslo politician is set to speak about his book on corruption that accuses Pinoy-owned recruitment agency, Active Service, Omsorg og Rekruttering (ASOR), of corrupt practices.