Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and balikbayans will be entitled to a 10 percent bonus on all unchanging labelled equipment when they emporium Duty Free Philippines Fiestamall until Mar 14.
“In lapse for a sacrifices a OFWs and balikbayans have endured operative in other countries to support their families, a Bagong Bayani deserves some-more benefits aside from their exclusive avocation giveaway selling privilege,” pronounced Duty Free Philippines Corp. (DFPC) COO Vicente Pelagio Angala OFWs and balikbayans need to benefaction their Balikbayan Plus Card on registration along with their passports and any explanation of their overseas practice such as Seaman’s Record Book or OFW electronic identification card.
According to Republic Act No. 9174, differently famous as a Balikbayan Law, a tenure “balikbayan” refers to a Filipino citizen who has been invariably out of a Philippines for a duration of during slightest one year, a Filipino abroad workman or former Filipino citizen and his or her family who had been naturalized in a unfamiliar nation and comes or returns to a Philippines.
The pronounced law also states that balikbayans and OFWs are entitled to $1,500 squeeze extent on tip of a $1,000 as general traveler and $2,000 value of provision items.To know some-more about a Balikbayan Plus Card Program, revisit https://www.dfp. com.ph/ or https://www.facebook. com/dutyfreephils.
DFPC, as a country’s solitary user of a duty-and tax-free merchandising system, is mandated to satisfy a duty-free selling needs of general travelers including balikbayans and OFWs.
As an trustworthy group of a Department of Tourism, DFPC contributes a gain to a growth of a country’s tourism infrastructure, programs and projects.