The global healthcare industry doesn’t show any signs of slowing down in 2019. Aging and growing populations, greater prevalence of chronic diseases, and exponential advances in innovative, but costly, digital technologies continue to increase health care demand and expenditures. This is according to the 2019 US and Global Health Care Industry Outlook, which also reported that global health care spending is expected to rise 5.4% annually to just over $10 trillion between 2017-2022.
As an industry, hospitality refers to a broad group of businesses that provide services to customers with a focus on the latter’s satisfaction and meeting their specific needs. Coupled with events management, this industry deals with providing accommodation, food and drink to the public, as well as organizing and overseeing all kinds of events for all kinds of causes. There are various jobs in this sector such as inn keeping, catering, private events organization, corporate events management, and many others.
Calling all Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs)! In case you missed it, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law the OFW Handbook Bill, otherwise known as the Handbook for OFWs Act of 2018 or Republic Act No. 11227 last February 22nd. The Act, which is a consolidation of Senate Bill No. 192 and House Bill No. 8110, was released to the media earlier this month.
Filipinos are known for their close relationships with their families regardless of age; hence, one of the challenges of being an Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) is fighting homesickness or the extreme anxiety of being away from home while working abroad. In this week’s blog entry, Subnet RTA will give you some tips on how to win the battle against homesickness as an OFW.
One of the most sought after industries in the Middle East is food and beverage wherein general work opportunities such as cooks, waiters/waitresses, and restaurant service crew are available for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs). Middle East, on the other hand, is known to be the top market for OFWs all these years.