Press Releases

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19 June, 2018 - 14:30
Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon Garcia was accompanied by Chamberlain, Master of the Royal Hunt, Count Christian Moltke in the couch that brought her to the Fredensborg Palace for the Presentation of Credentials. Photo by Mr. Keld Navntoft. 21 May 2018 – Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia presented her Credentials to Her Majesty, Queen Margrethe II, on 18 May 2018, as the Non-Resident Ambassador of the Philippines to the Kingdom of Denmark....
19 June, 2018 - 13:58
His Majesty, King Harald V, Kingdom of Norway, welcomes Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia at the Royal Palace, in Oslo, Norway. 16 March 2018 – The Philippine Ambassador to the Kingdom of Norway, Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia, presented her credentials to His Majesty, King Harald V, on 15 March 2018, at the Royal Palace, in Oslo, Norway. She was greeted by Palace Honor Guards, and escorted by the Lord Chamberlain to His Majesty The King’s Office...
4 May, 2018 - 16:58
2 May 2018, Oslo – Rachel de Leon Ramos, Filipino member of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITFF), paid a courtesy call on Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia, on 27 April 2018, at the Philippine Embassy in Oslo. Ms. Ramos was joined by Mr. Øivind Eriksen of the Norwegian Table Tennis Association. Ms. Ramos is the only Filipino to be internationally recognized as a course coordinator, and referee, and umpire for table tennis...
27 April, 2018 - 10:03
25 April 2018, Oslo - Undersecretary Nora Terrado of the Department of Trade and Industry, Trade and Investments Promotion Group (DTI-TIPG) headed to Oslo, Norway, to promote the benefits of the recently ratified Philippines-European Free Trade Association Free Trade Agreement (PH-EFTA FTA) to EFTA countries. The EFTA, a regional trade organization, consists of Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein, and Switzerland. During the Business...
19 April, 2018 - 17:59
16 April 2018 – The inaugural bilateral consultations between the Philippines and Denmark was held on 16 April 2018. The Philippine and Danish Delegations after the consultations. The Philippine delegation was headed by DFA Undersecretary for Policy Enrique Manalo, while the Danish Delegation was jointly led by Permanent Secretary of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Denmark Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen and State Secretary for the Trade...
19 April, 2018 - 17:22
Undersecretary Enrique Manalo delivers lecture at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs 13 April 2018, Oslo – Undersecretary for Policy Enrique Manalo delivered a lecture on the “The Philippines and ASEAN” in a seminar co-organized by the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (Norsk utenrikspolitisk institutt, or NUPI), and the Norwegian Network for Asian Studies of the University of...
18 April, 2018 - 16:11
THE PHILIPPINES AND NORWAY CONDUCT 4th ROUND OF BILATERAL CONSULTATIONS 13 April 2018, Oslo – The Philippines and the Kingdom of Norway successfully concluded the 4th PH-Norway bilateral consultations on 12 April 2018. During the consultations, DFA Undersecretary for Policy Enrique Manalo and Secretary General Wegger Strømmen of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed the commitment of the Philippines and Norway to further...
17 April, 2018 - 16:14
Philippine Embassy in Norway Provides Consular Services in Copenhagen, Denmark Applicants from all over Denmark availing of consular services Copenhagen, 13 April 2018 – For three days, the Philippine Embassy in Oslo conducted on 6-8 April 2018 a consular outreach mission in Copenhagen, Denmark, in cooperation with the Philippine Honorary Consulate General in Copenhagen and the Filipino Community. The three-member team from Oslo PE was...