Filipino nurses seeking US jobs fell by 1/3 in first half

RP now UK’s 3rd biggest supplier of foreign nurses source: INQUIRER.net First Posted 06:55:00 07/19/2010 ———– MANILA, Philippines—The number of Filipino nurses seeking to practice their profession in America fell by one-third in the first semester compared to a year ago, the Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP) said in a news release over… Continue reading Filipino nurses seeking US jobs fell by 1/3 in first half

France discontinues blue card for skilled migrants

source: INQUIRER.net First Posted 14:56:00 07/18/2010 ———– MANILA, Philippines—France has discontinued the issuance of the so-called blue cards which granted highly skilled foreign workers easier entry into the country, French Ambassador to the Philippines Thierry Borja de Mozota said. The blue cards, which were introduced a couple of years ago to address the France’s lack… Continue reading France discontinues blue card for skilled migrants

29 in-demand jobs in Canada

Canadian policies favor 29 in-demand jobs By Wilson Bailon source: Philippine Daily Inquirer First Posted 10:01:00 07/11/2010 Filed Under: Overseas Employment, Americas – Canada —————– VANCOUVER, Canada—There are about half a million Filipino immigrants in Canada, most of them living in the big cities of Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Ottawa, and Montreal. In 2008, the Philippines… Continue reading 29 in-demand jobs in Canada