The Working Pinoy
News and stories dedicated to the most hardworking people in the world.
Department of Migrant Workers: Duterte’s Parting Gift for OFWs
Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and their role in society are deeply engrained in every Filipino’s life and history. So many…Read More »
Is remote work and a hybrid setup the future for PH? We think so.
When the pandemic hit, many Filipino workers suddenly found themselves in a remote work setup. At home all the time,…Read More »
Taytay, Rizal: The Garments Capital of the Philippines
The town of Taytay has long been known as the “Garments Capital” of the Philippines. But do you know how…Read More »
Filipino Seafarers Continue to be Inoculated in August
Great news for our seafarers! The Office of Senator Cynthia Villar is set to hold a 3rd batch of COVID-19…Read More »
From Stage to Kitchen: OFW Musicians in Dubai
When Dubai was still an emerging supercity in the vast desert, Filipinos were one of the first to migrate there.…Read More »
What the PH Employment Landscape looks like this 2021
PH employment in 2021 – will it be good news or a slow roll? Let’s unpack. In November 2020, we…Read More »
Meet the all-around OFW entrepreneur from Surigao
OFW entrepreneur Lilibeth Arce is this month’s inspiring success story. Surigao City’s Arce, a former Overseas Filipina Worker (OFW), is…Read More »
Hiring: Which sectors in the PH have jobs now?
THE EMPLOYMENT PROBLEM: Not too many months ago, the world spiraled into a dark economic recession. Businesses had to close,…Read More »
Senator Cynthia Villar pushes for opening of labor-intensive industries
Senator Cynthia Villar wants to let workers from the agriculture, construction, and manufacturing sectors return to work. This is to…Read More »
Kuwait OFW ban: Should it be permanent?
Last January 8, the Philippine government implemented the awaited Kuwait OFW ban, particularly on household service workers (HSWs). This is not…Read More »