Crossworld Opens in Cebu
A manning agency in Metro Manila opened an office in Cebu to bring more job vacancies to seafarers.
Crossworld Marine Services Inc. opened their branch in General Maxilom Ave. The agency brought over a hundred job opportunities to graduates and job seekers.
Crossworld President and Chief Executive Officer Capt. Eleazar G. Diaz said “This time jobseekers don't have to go to Manila to look for work. If there will be vacancies in Manila, Cebuanos will know.”
He added that Overseas Filipino Workers earn $2,000 in a month while top level officers earn as much as $10,000 every month. On average, seafarers are among the highest paying OFWs.
“Thirty to 35% of the world's merchant marines or are out of five seafarers in the world today are Filipinos, Diaz said.
This year, the agency also deployed 4,500 seafarers in world's international vessel, Filipino seafarers make up a big part of the world's seafarers population.