What is Pinas.com?
Pinas.com (“Pinas”) is a website specially created for our fellow OFWs (Overseas Filipino Workers), ang mga makabagong bayani ng Pilipinas, who chose to work abroad for the better welfare of their families.
The goal of Pinas is to provide useful and indispensable resources and services for our beloved OFWs and their families thru the following:
1. OFW Resources
A database of content articles, news, and resources updated daily and weekly.
- Legal Links
Contains links to Legal resources which provides the OFW the legal documents and processes needed to legally go out of the country, stay abroad, and go back to the Philippines.
- Tips and Advice
Tips and advice on different issues which OFWs typically faces while abroad.
2. OFW News and Events
Contains current news and events which may affect OFWs abroad:
- Middle East
3. Serbisyong Pinoy
To provide useful services and solutions for the OFW thru:
- Itanong mo kay Attorney
A question-and-answer service where our Pinas Attorney will be answering questions sent to him thru the website’s interactive form.The question will be typically answered after three (3) days to one (1) week. Answers will be sent directly to the sender’s email address.
- Balik-Pinas Tayo!
A showcase of exclusive and affordable travel promo deals from different Philippine travel agencies especially for OFWs.
- Kabayan Box
A Pinoy shopsite exclusively created for OFWs where they can choose or select pre-made boxed packages, which basically are like our long-loved “Balikbayan Box”. The packages are categorized according to the need of the OFW at different times, such as Birthdays, Christmas, and other occasions and events.
- Regalo Padala
Also included in the shopsite, but showcases smaller packages instead of Boxes. These are suitable for gifts.
- Service ni Juan
Offers payment services, for a small fee, which the OFWs may need.
- Tuition fees
- Bills payment
- House rent payment
- Electricity bills
- Internet bills
- Telephone bills
- Other Bills
- VIP Hatid-Sundo Service
Provides a safe, secure and affordable car-service rental service for our Balikbayans, whether to send them to the airport (“hatid”), or to fetch them (“sundo”).
4. More Features (Pinas.com Magazine)
Further reads for the entertainment and added knowledge and inspiration for our beloved OFWs:
- Lab, Share, and Pray
Contains inspirational and motivational articles and contents.
- Napakasakit, Kuya Rudy
Contains real-life stories of OFWs’ struggles, joy, or simply the unforgettable.
Here, the OFW may share their own story by sending us an email thru the website’s form.
- Balitang Artista
Contains current news about Philippine showbiz.
- Komiks & Hanep Words (Bi-Monthly)
Our Pinas Komiks presents a “funny but true” komiks-strip about the everyday life of the OFW.
Hanep Words is a word search puzzle game which are refreshed, and answers revealed every two weeks.
We hope that you enjoy your stay!