In its bid to help OFWs grow their hard-earned money, reintegrate to the society after years of working abroad, and generate more jobs for the ballooning unemployed Filipinos, in cooperation with Festival SuperMall, Manila Bulletin,, and, opens the first ever OFW Summit 2008 on November 7-8, 2008 at the Alabang Festival Supermall.

Highlighting booth spaces allocated for small-to-medium size enterprises (SMEs) wishing to showcase their products and services, hottest business ideas available for franchising, and a whole lot of potential livelihood options, the event is seen to attract thousands of the so-called “OFW Entrepreneurs” raring to invest and get into business.

With luminaries from the business, government, media, and the academe invited to share their interesting experiences, winning stories, and inspiring tips—through a series of workshops, trainings, and mentoring sessions—the 1st OFW Summit 2008 is every inch a must-see for budding entrepreneurs, OFWs, and their families.

In addition to providing investment options, both OFWs and their wannabes will be treated to a 2-day Job Fair dubbed as JobsCentral 2008, a co-located event focused on overseas and local employment. Targeting a minimum of 30 companies from the information technology, engineering, telecoms, retail, manufacturing, banking & finance, and the customer service industries, the event is sure to be among the biggest, if not the biggest event of its kind this year.

For interested business exhibitors and overseas recruiters, please visit for more information.

For interested local companies, recruiters, head-hunters, you may visit to download more details.

For bookings and other inquiries, please call or text 0906.2457831, or email