Published: Friday 30 March, 2018

Pinay Nurse Florence Lomibao Wins 50,000 Dirhams in Abu Dhabi Remittance Promo

An OFW nurse in Abu Dhabi has won Dhs50,000 in Dubai. That’s about P710,000.00! Florence Lomibao won the cash prize in a promotion by a local remittance company and plans to use part of the money build her dream house!

Florence Lomibao, who comes from Pangasinan, is one of thousands of OFWs who participated in the in the promo by Xpress Money and Abu Dhabi Commercial bank (ADCB). To be eligible for the promo, one had to send money from their ADCB online banking app through Xpress Money.

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Lomiba said she was shocked when she received the call from Xpress Money that she had won. The cash prize is a big help for her and her family, admits the OFW who has been working in the United Arab Emirates for two years.

According to The Filipino Times, Florence Lomibao started building her dream house in 2017 and the cash prize would be a big help in finishing that dream. She currently sends half od her earnings home to the Philippines for her family. She has two other siblings who are OFWs while another two are living with their parents in Pangasinan.

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“Right now, I’m just too excited. I have been using Xpress Money to send money since I moved to the UAE and when I found out that the service was available through ADCB online banking, it became the obvious choice as I already had an ADCB account,” said the OFW, as quoted by The Filipino Times.