life in korea, pinoys in korea

A Repost: 5 Things an E-9 VISA (EPS worker) Must Bring in the Training Center

I found a new blog I’m following: Saranghaekorea His blog is very informative. His blog reminds me of Betchay’s Buhay sa Korea. I found a very relevant post in his site that can be useful to EPS workers and I asked permission from him to repost it here in my blog. Thanks to him for giving… Read More A Repost: 5 Things an E-9 VISA (EPS worker) Must Bring in the Training Center

entertainment, pinoys in korea

1sec on TV

Literally 1 second. I got a glimpse of Firstborn on TV in the Jessica Soho GMA show, May 5, 2012 episode. This picture was taken during Maui Taylor’s first shooting day in South Korea for the movie “The Taste of Money” which is officially in competition in the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. I have the same… Read More 1sec on TV

jobs, life in korea, pinoys in korea

Would You Want to Legalize Filipino Domestic Helpers in South Korea?

Legal domestic helpers in South Korea – mostly in Seoul – were able to come here through employment with embassy officials and registered foreign investors. Other than that, there are no other means of coming over to South Korea as a domestic helper. No such visa still exists. But that doesn’t mean Filipinas are not working as… Read More Would You Want to Legalize Filipino Domestic Helpers in South Korea?

expat living, pinoys in korea

Catholic Church Wedding for Philippine Passport Holders in Korea

Contents of this post might be a little bit obvious to some but for clarity, and in case some would find this information useful, I find it best to still reserve a post for this topic. Filipino citizens residing in South Korea may have a Catholic Church wedding. The Hyewha Catholic Church in Hyehwa-dong is the… Read More Catholic Church Wedding for Philippine Passport Holders in Korea

life in korea, pinoys in korea

Open Audition for Intercultural Transnational Chorus “Montant”

Zel Kim, a Filipino member of the performing group Noridan based here in Korea requested that I help disseminate this opportunity for performers, particularly singers, who are qualified to be part of the Intercultural Transnational Chorus “Montant”. I am re-posting this whole notice from the Noridan site: OPEN AUDITION FOR INTERCULTURAL TRANSNATIONAL CHORUS “MONTANT” Together… Read More Open Audition for Intercultural Transnational Chorus “Montant”