DOLE: Good traits make Pinoys preferred abroad

Foreign employers hire Filipino workers not because they would take on any job for a cheap pay, but because of their unrivaled skills and good characteristics, Labor Secretary Marianito Roque said Tuesday.

In a statement, he said overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) have a number of traits that give them the edge over other nationalities.

Roque disputed a report which said that foreign employers favor OFWs “because of their willingness to do any kind of work even for the smallest pay.”

“Foreign employers prefer OFWs mainly because of their positive attributes such as their facility with the English language, their industry, flexibility, ability to learn easily, and their happy disposition,” Roque said in the statement.

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