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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 »

Saudi Arabia needs 1,000 staff nurses

By Carina L Cayon – pia.gov.ph The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has announced that the Ministry of Health-Hospital Operation Program (MOH-HOP) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is in urgent need of 1,000 staff nurses. Under its Government Placement Branch, POEA has posted that KSA’s MOH-HOP is looking Read more »

Accenture hiring US-licensed Pinoy nurses for PH jobs

By Manila Standard Today A lawmaker recently cited the Philippines’ largest business process outsourcing provider, Accenture Inc., for recruiting US-licensed Filipino nurses for employment in Manila. “We welcome the new career opportunities for Filipino nurses being provided by Accenture,” Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketers’ Association Rep. Arnel Arnel Ty said. Ty Read more »

German language a must for Pinoy nurses

philstar.com Filipino nurses who plan to seek work in Germany must learn the German language first. In an interview on Friday, Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz said Filipino nurses should familiarize themselves with the German language and German culture first if they plan to work there. “They (German officials) are 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 »

OFW guide: How to avoid scams when searching for jobs online

By Andrei Medina, VVP – via GMA News More and more people are relying on the Internet when looking for jobs. The career site Beyond.com said 77 percent of jobseekers in the United States are using mobile apps to access the Internet in searching for jobs. A joint study by Read more »

Healthcare Information Management (HIM): New employment, revenue source in 3 years

By Max V. de Leon/businessmirror Research firm Everest Group has labeled the country’s healthcare information management (HIM) industry as a “hidden jewel” that is projected to generate $1 billion in revenues and 100,000 jobs by 2016. The international business advisor said HIM already displayed its strong potentials after it grew Read more »

Oman needs more foreign nurses, doctors

ABS-CBNnews.com The Sultanate of Oman will hire 3,288 foreign doctors and nurses to fill a shortage in its hospitals and medical centers, Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz said Friday. Dimapilis-Baldoz, in a press statement, said the job openings are a good opportunity for Filipino doctors and nurses. “This latest Read more »

Japan eyes more Filipino nurses, caregivers

Michaela del Callar, VVP, GMA News – Visiting Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on Thursday said Japan will be accepting more Filipino nurses and caregivers as part of Manila and Tokyo’s efforts to expand bilateral economic cooperation. “On the economic front, we agreed to advance cooperation in…accepting Filipino nurses and Read more »