SSS New Office in Dubai

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Social Security System (SSS) launches new office in Dubai! The Social Security System (SSS) launched its new office in Dubai in a simple ceremony at the Consulate General’s premises with no less than SSS President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Emilio S. de Quiros Jr. heading the opening last September 21.



SSS launches new office in Dubai

A September 25, 2012, press release from the Department of Foreign Affairs
The Social Security System (SSS) launched its new office in Dubai in a simple ceremony at the Consulate General’s premises with no less than SSS President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Emilio S. de Quiros Jr. heading the opening last September 21.
In attendance were the officers and staff of the Philippine Embassy in Abu Dhabi, Consulate General in Dubai, the Philippine Overseas Labor Office and Overseas Workers’ Welfare Administration Dubai, the Filipino Community Governing Council, representatives of various organizations, and members of the media.
In her welcome remarks, Philippine Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Grace Relucio-Princesa stressed the event’s importance as a start for Filipinos in Dubai and the Northern Emirates to avail of SSS programs and services. She also encouraged those present to spread the good news so that the whole Filipino community in the UAE can begin securing their future.
De Quiros, who used to be Executive Vice President of Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) and President of Ayala Life, expressed his happiness over the opening of an SSS office in Dubai where a lot of Filipinos work and live. He also informed the participants that the SSS has recently signed agreements with Denmark and Portugal that would allow Filipinos to receive their social security benefits once they are back in the Philippines.
Judy Frances A. See, Senior Vice President of the Account Management Group and Head of International Operations, provided updates on SSS programs and services. She said that the goal of SSS is to bring back the status of SSS funds to perpetuity which requires contribution rate of 14 percent per 2007 valuation.
During the open forum, those in attendance took the chance to ask questions and clarify issues pertaining to their contributions and benefits.
In his closing remarks, Vice Consul Edwin Mendoza extended the Consulate General’s appreciation for this SSS project. He also presented to de Quiros the book, “Father of Dubai–Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum,” as a token from the Consulate General.
SSS currently has 15 offices in 11 countries. Aside from newly-opened office in Dubai, SSS has six other offices in the Middle East. They are in Riyadh, Jeddah, Al Khobar, Kuwait, Doha, and Abu Dhabi. SSS is also re-opening its office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Justine Bieber Live in Dubai Concert

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Catch Justin Biber Live in Dubai Concert. Canadian pop star announces UAE gig for May 4 next year. Tickets will start to go on sale at 9am on Sunday, September 23 through www.justinbieberdubai.com. Fans are encouraged to pre-register their interest now to avoid disappointment.

Justin Drew Bieber is a Canadian singer-songwriter, musician, producer, entrepreneur, investor, and actor.
According to the report from Gulf News, Bieber's upcoming concert might the biggest concert… Justin Bieber was the most requested artist that I have come across in 12 years. He has the most amazing, loyal fan base,” said Thomas Ovesen, COO of the concert organiser DONE Events. Bieber will jet into the UAE as part of his Believe world tour.


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Eminem Live in Abu Dhabi F1 Concert

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Catch Eminem Live in Abu Dhabi F1 Concert! Rapper, Eminem will close three nights of gigs on November 4 at the Grand Prix in the UAE. Eminem who will perform on the final night of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after-race concerts on November 4 was the biggest selling artist of a decade.

 According to the report from Gufl News, The concerts are open to F1 ticketholders only. In a change to previous years, 2012 race-goers will need to visit Yas Marina Circuit each day to collect their concert wristband to get access to the concerts. The rest of the Yasalam events will be announced on September 18, said Flash.

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