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AdminAdmin SGTotal Reaction Points: 129Administrator
HUH. namamalik mata ba ko? from 44 pesos now down to 34.50 (from iremit.com.au) . SG right now is P32.75 , mukhang hindi na nagkakalayo a?
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  • wizardofOzwizardofOz SydneyTotal Reaction Points: 113Member
    Posts: 1,215
    @admin, uu nga sir..

    Good for new migrants like us, malayu layo mararating ng baong peso kapag kinonvert to AUD

    Not so good sa mga magrremit from AUD to PHP
    Nominated Occupation: Plant or Production Engineer (ANZSCO 233513)

    03/23/13: IELTS GT Exam (British Council)
    04/05/13: IELTS Results L:7.0/R:7.5/W:7.5/S:8.5 OBS: 7.5
    makalipas ang isang taon....
    04/20/14: CDR Application sent to EA
    07/09/14: EA started reviewing my CDR
    08/08/14: EA Assessment Positive Results (Thank you LORD!!!)
    09/16/14: Requested EA for a Duplicate Letter (Original Outcome Letter lost during mail delivery to PH)
    09/21/14: Duplicate Assessment Letter received (Finally!!)
    09/21/14: EOI Lodged (70 pts)
    09/22/14: Invited to lodge Skilled - Independent (Subclass 189) visa
    09/23/14: Obtained Overseas PCC
    09/29/14: Obtained NBI Clearance
    10/12/14: Lodged application - Visa Subclass 189
    10/12/14: Uploaded docs
    10/20/14: Medicals Done
    12/06/14: Direct Grant! To GOD Be the Glory!
    12/13/14: Completed Initial Entry - Sydney
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  • Andoy31Andoy31 BrisbaneTotal Reaction Points: 4Member
    Posts: 97
    wait for february 3 RBA announcement - it might slide further down
    Nominated Occupation - (261313)

    09 April 2013 - IELTS Schedule
    16 April 2013 - IELTS result - L8.5, R7.5,W7.5,S8.0; OBS=8
    18 Nov 2013 - ACS submission 261313 (software engineer)
    7 Feb 2014 - Skills Assessment Outcome: POSITIVE
    - Qualifications: Comparable to AQF Bachelor Degree
    9 Feb 2014 - Lodged EOI / v189 (65 points)
    10 Mar 2014 - skill select invitation received 189
    11 Mar 2014 - applied for v189
    15 Mar 2014 - CO Allocated - Brisbane GSM team 34
    25 Mar 2014 - CO requested for form 80
    25 Mar - 4 april 2014 - hospitalized :( - Contacted CO and moved deadline to May 16, 2014
    7 Apr 2014 - requested SG PCoC
    16 Apr 2014 - Medicals @SATA BEDOK
    17 Apr 2014 - fly to manila
    18 Apr 2014 - requested NBI Clearance
    20 Apr 2014 - uploaded NBI Clearance
    2 May 2014 - fly back to SG
    6 May 2014 - uploaded Form 80s and SG PCoC
    19 May 2014 - VISA GRANTED - IED -15 Apr 2015

    THANK YOU LORD!

    14 Feb 2015 - scheduled flight to Melbourne! :)
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  • Xiaomau82Xiaomau82 SingaporeTotal Reaction Points: 138Member, Administrator
    Posts: 1,822
    Good thing sia for those na maglodge pa lang ng application and planning to move anytime soon. good time to buy aud. not so good for those na nasa au at nagpapadala sa pinas.
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  • JCsantosJCsantos SydneyTotal Reaction Points: 151Member, Moderator
    Posts: 1,416
    kaya inde maka pag padala si misis e :(
    Google for Everything !!!
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  • altuser41altuser41 MandaluyongTotal Reaction Points: 11Member
    Posts: 187
    Naitanong ko din ito sa Sanry's Greenbelt branch kahapon, Php 34 = 1 AUD nga.
    Course: Accountancy
    Nominated Occupation: Developer Programmer

    19 Feb : Submitted application to VETASSESS for PTA
    08 May : PTA Completed
    09 May : PTA result downloaded (Equivalent to AU Bachelor)
    20 May : Submitted ACS Assessment (RPL)
    20 Jun : Positive ACS Assessment (minus 6 years)
    2 Aug : IELTS exam @ IDP
    15 Aug : IELTS Result-L (7.5) R (7) W (6.5) S (6.5)...retake
    23 Jan : IELTS Result-L (7) R (7.5) W (6) S (7)...retake
    6-7 Feb : IELTS exam @ IDP Tagaytay
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  • AdminAdmin SGTotal Reaction Points: 129Administrator
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    sobrang nakakagulat lang. ang laking slide from 44pesos to now 34.50 pesos . yah in a way good sa iba, bad news sa iba.
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  • wizardofOzwizardofOz SydneyTotal Reaction Points: 113Member
    Posts: 1,215
    Ano ba yung reason ng paghina na Aussie dollar?
    Nominated Occupation: Plant or Production Engineer (ANZSCO 233513)

    03/23/13: IELTS GT Exam (British Council)
    04/05/13: IELTS Results L:7.0/R:7.5/W:7.5/S:8.5 OBS: 7.5
    makalipas ang isang taon....
    04/20/14: CDR Application sent to EA
    07/09/14: EA started reviewing my CDR
    08/08/14: EA Assessment Positive Results (Thank you LORD!!!)
    09/16/14: Requested EA for a Duplicate Letter (Original Outcome Letter lost during mail delivery to PH)
    09/21/14: Duplicate Assessment Letter received (Finally!!)
    09/21/14: EOI Lodged (70 pts)
    09/22/14: Invited to lodge Skilled - Independent (Subclass 189) visa
    09/23/14: Obtained Overseas PCC
    09/29/14: Obtained NBI Clearance
    10/12/14: Lodged application - Visa Subclass 189
    10/12/14: Uploaded docs
    10/20/14: Medicals Done
    12/06/14: Direct Grant! To GOD Be the Glory!
    12/13/14: Completed Initial Entry - Sydney
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  • clickbuddy2009clickbuddy2009 SydneyTotal Reaction Points: 73Member
    Posts: 550
    Ako din, kala ko namalikmata lang ako nung nakita ko rate today. Akala ko pinoysg.com ang nabuksan kong site. hahaha....
    Nominated Occupation - (312211)

    01 July 2013 - Vetassess assessment Online
    02 July 2013 - Documents sent thru SingPost
    09 July 2013 - Initial documents received by Vetassess
    27 July 2013 - IELTS (General) IDP Singapore
    09 Oct 2013 - Skills Assessment Outcome: POSITIVE
    - Qualifications: Comparable to AU Bachelor Degree
    29 Oct 2013 - Lodged EOI / v190 SS WA
    30 Oct 2013 - Initial Contact
    31 Oct 2013 - Invited to apply ss (WA)
    05 Nov 2013 - Submitted SS application
    10 Dec 2013 - Received SS approval
    10 Dec 2013 - Received invitation to lodge 190 visa
    24 Dec 2013 - Lodged Visa 190
    07 Jan 2014 - Applied SG PCoC (Releasing- 28Jan '14)
    20 Jan 2014 - Medicals @ St. Lukes BGC
    24 Jan 2014 - Uploaded NBI Clearance
    - Medicals cleared for me and baby (Pending Wife's health check up's results)
    28 Jan 2014 - SG PCoC Uploaded
    06 Feb 2014 - Wife's medical cleared
    21 Feb 2014 - VISA GRANTED - DIRECT GRANT (GSM Brisbane Team 34)
    20 Jan 2015 - IED Requirement
    Mar 2014 - Arrived in Perth WA

    "While I'm waiting I will serve You
    While I'm waiting I will worship
    While I'm waiting I will not faint
    I'll be running the race even while I wait"


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  • vhoythoyvhoythoy MelbourneTotal Reaction Points: 198Member, Moderator
    edited January 2015 Posts: 1,527
    Ano ba yung reason ng paghina na Aussie dollar?
    ang main reason nyan is alam kasi nila mag mimigrate tayo at kailangan magpapalit ng pera kaya ganun =)

    ANZSCO 221214 - Internal Auditor
    19 Jan 13 - Academic IELTS Results - passed
    12 July 13 - Vetassess Assessment + Point Test Advice: Positive
    03 Nov 13 - Invitation Accepted 70 points
    19 Dec 13 - Lodged Visa 189
    07 Feb 14 - Visa Granted
    04 Aug 14 - Initial Entry Date requirement
    26 July 14 - Actual IED to Melbourne
    May 2015 - Big Move
    June 2015 - Got a permanent role in Melbourne
    Apr 2016 - Got a contract consultancy role in Melbourne
    May 2016 - Got permanent role and moved to Toowooba, Queensland

    And now...... living the life that i have imagined

    "A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed" - Ansel Adams

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  • Andoy31Andoy31 BrisbaneTotal Reaction Points: 4Member
    edited January 2015 Posts: 97
    Ano ba yung reason ng paghina na Aussie dollar?
    ang main reason nyan is alam kasi nila mag mimigrate tayo at kailangan magpapalit ng pera kaya ganun =)

    hahaha. yan at ang paghina ng economiya ng australia -- may mga nagsasabi pa nga na may possibleng recession na mangyari ngayong taon.

    Nominated Occupation - (261313)

    09 April 2013 - IELTS Schedule
    16 April 2013 - IELTS result - L8.5, R7.5,W7.5,S8.0; OBS=8
    18 Nov 2013 - ACS submission 261313 (software engineer)
    7 Feb 2014 - Skills Assessment Outcome: POSITIVE
    - Qualifications: Comparable to AQF Bachelor Degree
    9 Feb 2014 - Lodged EOI / v189 (65 points)
    10 Mar 2014 - skill select invitation received 189
    11 Mar 2014 - applied for v189
    15 Mar 2014 - CO Allocated - Brisbane GSM team 34
    25 Mar 2014 - CO requested for form 80
    25 Mar - 4 april 2014 - hospitalized :( - Contacted CO and moved deadline to May 16, 2014
    7 Apr 2014 - requested SG PCoC
    16 Apr 2014 - Medicals @SATA BEDOK
    17 Apr 2014 - fly to manila
    18 Apr 2014 - requested NBI Clearance
    20 Apr 2014 - uploaded NBI Clearance
    2 May 2014 - fly back to SG
    6 May 2014 - uploaded Form 80s and SG PCoC
    19 May 2014 - VISA GRANTED - IED -15 Apr 2015

    THANK YOU LORD!

    14 Feb 2015 - scheduled flight to Melbourne! :)
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  • AdminAdmin SGTotal Reaction Points: 129Administrator
    edited January 2015 Posts: 1,051
    @Andoy31 ouch that's tough, i hope it doesn't have any impact sa mga bagong migrate. baka pahirapan sa paghanap ng trabaho given weak ang economy.
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  • TasBurrfootTasBurrfoot OsakaTotal Reaction Points: 260Member, Moderator
    Posts: 4,293
    Ano ba yung reason ng paghina na Aussie dollar?
    ang main reason nyan is alam kasi nila mag mimigrate tayo at kailangan magpapalit ng pera kaya ganun =)


    hahaha. yan at ang paghina ng economiya ng australia -- may mga nagsasabi pa nga na may possibleng recession na mangyari ngayong taon.

    Little readings regarding the fall of the Aussie dollar:

    THE AUSSIE'S RISE AND FALL
    Primary Applicant: Wife
    Accountant (General): 221111

    04 Aug 2012 - IELTS (Academic Module)
    07 Aug 2012 - IELTS (Academic Module) Speaking Part
    17 Aug 2012 - IELTS Results (L: 8.5 R: 8.5 W: 7.0 S: 7.5 OBS: 8.0)
    24 Aug 2012 - CPAA Submitted (docs mailed same day via SG EMS)
    25 Sep 2012 - Received +Skills Assessment from CPAA
    25 Sep 2012 - Lodged EOI Application with 70pts
    30 Sep 2012 - Invited by DIAC to apply for 189 Visa
    01 Oct 2012 - Submitted 189 Visa Application
    20 Oct 2012 - Medical Examinations
    23 Oct 2012 - CO Assigned; Team 7 - SA
    05 Nov 2012 - Submitted SG PCC and NBI Clearance
    06 Nov 2012 - Visa Granted (IED: 23/10/2013)
    03 Apr 2013 - Flight to MEL
    03 Jun 2013 - started work
    12 Jun 2013 - wife started work
    15 Jun 2016 - applied for citizenship
    29 Jul 2016 - citizenship examination
    20 Oct 2016 - Aussie, Aussie, Aussie Oi Oi Oi!!
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  • JCsantosJCsantos SydneyTotal Reaction Points: 151Member, Moderator
    Posts: 1,416
    Ano ba yung reason ng paghina na Aussie dollar?
    Alam ko export products ng aus inde mabenta

    Google for Everything !!!
    rencerencerence
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  • vhoythoyvhoythoy MelbourneTotal Reaction Points: 198Member, Moderator
    Posts: 1,527
    bagsak din canadian dollars and parang magrerecession ata dun particularly sa alberta
    ANZSCO 221214 - Internal Auditor
    19 Jan 13 - Academic IELTS Results - passed
    12 July 13 - Vetassess Assessment + Point Test Advice: Positive
    03 Nov 13 - Invitation Accepted 70 points
    19 Dec 13 - Lodged Visa 189
    07 Feb 14 - Visa Granted
    04 Aug 14 - Initial Entry Date requirement
    26 July 14 - Actual IED to Melbourne
    May 2015 - Big Move
    June 2015 - Got a permanent role in Melbourne
    Apr 2016 - Got a contract consultancy role in Melbourne
    May 2016 - Got permanent role and moved to Toowooba, Queensland

    And now...... living the life that i have imagined

    "A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed" - Ansel Adams

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  • dhey_almightydhey_almighty PerthTotal Reaction Points: 48Member
    Posts: 662
    @vhoythoy may recession na sa canada...particularly sa oil and gas industry....around 600 na daw ang tinanggal...
    October 6, 2012 - Passed IELTS - Academic (W 6 S 6 L 8 R 7 OBS 7.0) pwde na yan!
    October 16, 2012 - Submitted CDR to EA
    February 27, 2013 - Received Favorable letter from EA (Mechanical Engineer - ANZSCO 233512) Thank you Lord!
    March 8, 2013 - Applied WA SS
    March 25, 2013 - Received Letter for WA SS (delaying/maximising 28 days; waiting for civil wedding)
    May 31, 2013 - Submitted Visa Application (with everything; PCC Saudi, NBI, Marriage certificate, etc)
    July 11, 2013 - CO Assigned / Team 7 Adelaide
    August 17, 2013 - Done with the Medicals
    September 4, 2013 - Visa Grant (Subclass 190 / ANZCO233515 - Mechanical Engineer) Thank you Lord! / IED August 23, 2014
    August 8, 2014 - Flight to Oz, No turning Back, This is it!
    May 2015 - End of relationship
    June 2015 - Wife found new partner (aussie)
    October 2015 - Wife filed for divorce (That cunt)
    January 2016 - Divorced
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  • AdminAdmin SGTotal Reaction Points: 129Administrator
    edited January 2015 Posts: 1,051
    @dhey_almighty totoo yan. I'm working in a geoscience company and all our clients are Oil and Gas companies, and laking effect sa Oil and Gas ng pag baba Oil price. Walang umento tuloy ngyon taon sa amin. we have an Center in Perth dami rin tinanggal na minero.
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  • wizardofOzwizardofOz SydneyTotal Reaction Points: 113Member
    Posts: 1,215
    Bumaba lang kasi yung demand sa langis.. but the drilling and processing of oil is still very costly
    Nominated Occupation: Plant or Production Engineer (ANZSCO 233513)

    03/23/13: IELTS GT Exam (British Council)
    04/05/13: IELTS Results L:7.0/R:7.5/W:7.5/S:8.5 OBS: 7.5
    makalipas ang isang taon....
    04/20/14: CDR Application sent to EA
    07/09/14: EA started reviewing my CDR
    08/08/14: EA Assessment Positive Results (Thank you LORD!!!)
    09/16/14: Requested EA for a Duplicate Letter (Original Outcome Letter lost during mail delivery to PH)
    09/21/14: Duplicate Assessment Letter received (Finally!!)
    09/21/14: EOI Lodged (70 pts)
    09/22/14: Invited to lodge Skilled - Independent (Subclass 189) visa
    09/23/14: Obtained Overseas PCC
    09/29/14: Obtained NBI Clearance
    10/12/14: Lodged application - Visa Subclass 189
    10/12/14: Uploaded docs
    10/20/14: Medicals Done
    12/06/14: Direct Grant! To GOD Be the Glory!
    12/13/14: Completed Initial Entry - Sydney
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  • dhey_almightydhey_almighty PerthTotal Reaction Points: 48Member
    Posts: 662
    @Admin may opening ba sa inyo sir?! hehehe
    October 6, 2012 - Passed IELTS - Academic (W 6 S 6 L 8 R 7 OBS 7.0) pwde na yan!
    October 16, 2012 - Submitted CDR to EA
    February 27, 2013 - Received Favorable letter from EA (Mechanical Engineer - ANZSCO 233512) Thank you Lord!
    March 8, 2013 - Applied WA SS
    March 25, 2013 - Received Letter for WA SS (delaying/maximising 28 days; waiting for civil wedding)
    May 31, 2013 - Submitted Visa Application (with everything; PCC Saudi, NBI, Marriage certificate, etc)
    July 11, 2013 - CO Assigned / Team 7 Adelaide
    August 17, 2013 - Done with the Medicals
    September 4, 2013 - Visa Grant (Subclass 190 / ANZCO233515 - Mechanical Engineer) Thank you Lord! / IED August 23, 2014
    August 8, 2014 - Flight to Oz, No turning Back, This is it!
    May 2015 - End of relationship
    June 2015 - Wife found new partner (aussie)
    October 2015 - Wife filed for divorce (That cunt)
    January 2016 - Divorced
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  • AdminAdmin SGTotal Reaction Points: 129Administrator
    Posts: 1,051
    Tanggalan ngyon :D sa SG pala ko nagwowork :)
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  • Andoy31Andoy31 BrisbaneTotal Reaction Points: 4Member
    Posts: 97
    @admin wala pa kayo sa AU? kung SG kayo nagwowork - dun ba kayo sa JI?
    Nominated Occupation - (261313)

    09 April 2013 - IELTS Schedule
    16 April 2013 - IELTS result - L8.5, R7.5,W7.5,S8.0; OBS=8
    18 Nov 2013 - ACS submission 261313 (software engineer)
    7 Feb 2014 - Skills Assessment Outcome: POSITIVE
    - Qualifications: Comparable to AQF Bachelor Degree
    9 Feb 2014 - Lodged EOI / v189 (65 points)
    10 Mar 2014 - skill select invitation received 189
    11 Mar 2014 - applied for v189
    15 Mar 2014 - CO Allocated - Brisbane GSM team 34
    25 Mar 2014 - CO requested for form 80
    25 Mar - 4 april 2014 - hospitalized :( - Contacted CO and moved deadline to May 16, 2014
    7 Apr 2014 - requested SG PCoC
    16 Apr 2014 - Medicals @SATA BEDOK
    17 Apr 2014 - fly to manila
    18 Apr 2014 - requested NBI Clearance
    20 Apr 2014 - uploaded NBI Clearance
    2 May 2014 - fly back to SG
    6 May 2014 - uploaded Form 80s and SG PCoC
    19 May 2014 - VISA GRANTED - IED -15 Apr 2015

    THANK YOU LORD!

    14 Feb 2015 - scheduled flight to Melbourne! :)
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