How to Verify Employment Contract in Taichung, Taiwan

One of the main functions of the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) is contract verification of OFWs. In Taiwan, the office that handles this is the Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO)/ The Labor Attaché will make sure that the contract terms are legal in the host country. The...

How to Verify Employment Contract in Lebanon

You might be wondering why you need to verify your employment contract if you're an OFW in Lebanon. There are numerous benefits. To begin, you must first become a verified OFW and an active member of Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA). Contract verification is also required to obtain an...

DMW eRegistration Online Service (POEA Log in eReg Portal)

The DMW eRegistration Online portal is a web-based platform that aims to streamline and simplify the registration process for Filipino overseas workers. This was formerly known as the POEA eRegistration online service, but since the POEA has been merged with the new Department of Migrant Workers, the links and...

Officers of the Department of Migrant Workers (DMW)

The Department of Migrant Workers Secretary Susan “Toots” V. Ople announced the appointment of key DMW officers and have described this new team as a mix of seasoned government officials and new faces who share a commitment to serve Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs). Also Read: Why Many Filipinos Want to Become...

Arnell Ignacio Appointed as New OWWA Administrator

Congratulations to the newly appointed OWWA Administrator Arnaldo "Arnell" A. Ignacio. Prior to his new post, he served as the deputy administrator of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration. On August 10, 2022 (Wednesday), Manila's presidential palace announced that the Philippine government has appointed Arnaldo "Arnell" A. Ignacio as the new...

How to Open Overseas Filipino (OF) Bank Account Online for OFWs

OFBank is a digital-only bank that provides products and services tailored to the needs of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs). It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Land Bank of the Philippines, and it is mandated to provide fast, safe, and cost-effective remittance services. While there are a number of OFW bank...

How to Verify Employment Contract in Morocco

You might be wondering why you need to verify your employment contract if you're an OFW in Morocco. The Labor Attaché conducts or applies verification to guarantee that all Filipino migrant employees' job rights, benefits, and welfare at the worksite are properly protected. It ensures that the employment contracts of...

How to Verify Employment Contract in Prague, Czech Republic

Prior to granting an OEC to an OFW, the POEA requires that the employment contract be verified. Employment Contract verification is the process used by the Labor Attaché to make sure that the employment rights, benefits, and welfare of Filipino migrant workers are properly protected and respected at the...

How to Verify Employment Contract in Geneva, Switzerland

The POEA requires that the employment contract be verified before issuing an OEC to an OFW. To ensure that Filipino migrant workers' employment rights, benefits, and welfare are appropriately protected and respected at the worksite/place of employment, the Labor Attaché uses a contract verification method. The OFWs' work contracts...

OEC and Contract Verification Online Automation on your Smartphone

"We shall automate the verification of contracts and issue secure Overseas Employment Certifications (OEC) that you can keep on your smartphone. I call on the Department of Migrant Workers and the DICT to make this a top priority." This was the statement made by Philippine President Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos Jr.,...

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