Announcements and Advisories

10 November, 2016 - 17:21
The Embassy of Sweden reopened its doors in Manila on November 08, envisioned to pave the way for renewed partnerships and open new avenues of cooperation and collaboration for Philippine-Swedish relations. The reopening was presided by the Swedish Minister for Enterprise and Innovation Mikael Damberg and Ambassador-designate Harald Fries. Minister Damberg was also accompanied by a business delegation led by the prominent Wallenberg...
2 October, 2016 - 17:38
Pursuant to COMELEC Resolution No. 10161, the Resident Election Registration Board (RERB) of the Office for Overseas Voting (OFOV) hereby order the deactivation of registration records of overseas voters in in the Nordics for their failure to vote in the 2013 and 2016 National Elections. The lists of overseas voters in each Nordic country whose registration records will be deactivated are attached below.
14 September, 2016 - 17:07
Notice is hereby given that under Republic Act No. 9189, otherwise known as "The Overseas Absentee Voting Act of 2003", as amended by Republic Act No. 10590, all citizens of the Philippines abroad, who are not otherwise disqualified by law, at least eighteen (18) years of age on 13 May 2019, and who are registered overseas voters, may vote for Senators, and Party-List Representatives. All qualified Filipino citizens who are not...
25 August, 2016 - 17:56
On 20-21 August 2016, the Philippine Embassy in Oslo conducted a two-day consular outreach service in Copenhagen. Denmark. in cooperation with the Philippine Honorary Consulate General in Copenhagen under Mr. Poul Krogh. The three-member team from Oslo PE was composed of Collecting Officer and Attaché Asteria Aguilloso, Attaché Eva Margie G. San Miguel, and Attaché Loreto Riolada. The consular team processed two hundred seventy-two (272...
1 December, 2011 - 09:10
The Philippine Embassy will be closed on the following holidays in December 2011 and January 2012: December 2011 December 25 (Sunday) - Christmas Day December 26 (Monday) - Boxing Day December 30 (Friday) - Rizal Day December 31 (Saturday) - Last Day of the Year (Special Holiday) January 2012 January 1 (Sunday) - New year's Day
7 September, 2011 - 15:26
In view of the raising of alert level 3 (voluntary repatriation) for the entire Syria due to the security situation in the country and upon the instruction of President Benigno S. Aquino III for the full and effective implementation of the alert level, the DFA has implemented additional measures to ensure the safety and welfare of Filipinos there. Filipinos in Syria are enjoined to go home, and if they so decide, government will provide...
5 September, 2011 - 11:53
The Philippines recognizes the National Transitional Council as the legitimate representative of the Libyan people during this period of transition in the country and hopes that it will lead the country towards peace and stability. The Philippines and Libya share a history of excellent relations based on friendship, understanding, and mutual respect. The Philippines looks forward to working with the Libyan people in sustaining and...
25 August, 2011 - 17:24
The Philippines welcomes the imminent resolution of the conflict in Libya. The Philippines supports a peaceful transition in Libya in order for normalcy to return to this country, and looks forward to working with the Libyan people in pursuing peace and stability. The Philippine Government thanks the Libyan people for keeping Filipinos and their families in Libya safe and for the hospitality extended to them throughout the conflict,...
22 August, 2011 - 10:39
Please be informed that the Philippine Embassy will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, 29 and 30 August 2011 in observance of Philippine holidays (National Heroes Day and Eid’l Fitr) . The Embassy will resume normal operations on Wednesday, 31 August 2011 . Please be guided accordingly.
15 August, 2011 - 12:12
The Agency for Business Development Services (Næringsetaten) of the City of Oslo will arrange an introductory course held in English language on how to start a business in Norway. The course, which is aimed at foreigners considering to establish a company in Norway is free and is offered on the 30th of August, on the 4th of October and on the 22nd of November between 12pm-3pm, at Næringsetatens offices in Tollbugata 27 (entrance from...