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no more red ribbon ph embassy sg

In its bid to improve the process of handling public documents, the Philippine government, through the Department of Foreign Affairs, recently announced some changes regarding the process of handling legal documents via its embassies and consular posts. On May 14, the Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization for Foreign Public Documents (Apostille Convention) was [...]

Great Singapore Sale (GSS) - Biggest Shopping Season in SG

Many were enthralled when Singapore was featured in the iconic blockbuster movie “Crazy Rich Asians,” depicting what life is like in Singapore – well, at least for the very rich and famous, as the movie highlighted. But beyond the family drama and stereotypes presented in the movie, Singapore is truly home to the shopaholics, as [...]

Singapore Police Warn Residents Over Scam Text Messages Involving Kidnapping Threats

It’s not every day that we get a decent joke straight to our phone’s inbox, especially now that our lives have just gotten a lot busier than it was five or 10 years ago. However, not everyone can spot right off a simple joke (or an honest mistake), especially when the message has something to [...]

5 Things to Consider When Renting in Singapore

Many expats and travellers often hold this sentiment that Singapore has a very high cost of living. Though at present, Singapore is nowhere in the top 5 bracket, it still ranks fairly high being at #10 in the world, according to expat online database Expatistan. ALSO READ: Singapore Remains at Top Spot of Most Liveable [...]

What You Need to Know When Applying for a Long-term Visit Pass in Singapore

Foreign employees based in Singapore who wish to bring their family or dependents in the country will need to be assessed for eligibility to apply for a long-term visit pass. ALSO READ: How to Apply for Permanent Residency in Singapore A long-term visit pass is usually availed upon request by a foreign employee based in [...]

List of Catholic Churches in Singapore

Part of the adjustments OFWs need to make when moving overseas, either for work or settlement, is establishing a support group or assimilating in a community. ALSO READ: Coping with Homesickness: Tips for the Restless OFW But more than the need for belongingness or to combat homesickness, joining a community such as a local church [...]

Here’s What You Need to Know about the EZ-Link Card in Singapore

When planning your travel to another country, you need to take into consideration all kinds of expenses that you will need to cover during your entire stay overseas. And if you’re more of an explorer, transportation fees are something that you really need to prepare for. ALSO READ: Singapore Do’s and Don’ts Of course walking [...]

Singapore Do’s and Don’ts

Singapore, while small as it may seem, cannot be underestimated due to the fact that it has been among one of the strongest economies not only in Asia, but all over the world today. And while some people find Singapore’s ways to be a bit too stringent in most aspects, it just shows the kind [...]

Employment Claims Can Now be Filed Online

For those who have gotten into dispute cases with their employers, or even for those who are simply wondering about how this process is done in Singapore, the turn of the New Year has something new to offer to everyone. Recently, the Immigration Department had announced that it will no longer be using paper forms [...]

best filipino restaurants singapore

Thinking of having a good ‘ole Filipino celebration with friends and all the good Filipino food back home? You’re in luck because here in Singapore there’s over a dozen of Filipino places you can go to for that Pinoy food magic that takes you back home. ALSO READ: Marina Bay to Hold Fireworks and Light [...]

Skills Enrichment Classes Domestic Helpers Can Attend in Singapore

Even as we look for a particular type of job overseas, such as work as a domestic helper in Singapore, we shouldn’t put a cap on the learning that we can get no matter the situation we are in. The good thing about this is that, if you’re already working as a domestic helper in [...]