East West Placement Center, Inc., and ABBA Personnel Services, Inc., are Filipino recruitment agencies licensed by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration. The Overseas Filipinos Worldwide Empowerment blog gives both agencies top marks.
The Overseas Filipinos Worldwide Empowerment blog features a list of top 10 Filipino recruitment agencies, all of which are licensed through the Phillipine Overseas Employment Administration. Staffhouse International Resources Corporation, FNW Human Resources International, United Global Manpower Resources, Inc., 99 Manpower Services Corporation Private Employment Agency and PNI International Corporation are other options listed on the blog. All the recruitment agencies are land-based.
East West Placement Center has headquarters in Mukati City, Philippines, but includes several branch offices, including Dhaka and Bangladesh. Staffhouse International Resources Corporation has offices in both Metro Manila and Cebu City. FMW Human Resources International is located in Guadalupe, Makati City, Metro Manila. United Global Manpower Resources provides workers in the health care, oil and gas, restaurant and trade industries.
ABBA Personnel Services has been certified through POEA since 1998. ABBA was named a "Top Performer" by POEA in 2002, 2005 and 2009. POEA also awarded ABBA an "Award of Excellence" in 2013. The awards are based on the volume of deployments the agency makes, compliance with laws and responsiveness to on-site workers' welfare.