Festival-goers at the Stoppested Verden festival try the tinikling 02 June 2018, Oslo – The Philippine Embassy teamed up with Filipino volunteers to bring the fun at the Stoppested Verden children and youth festival in Hamar, Norway. Children and adults alike gamely attempted the tinikling , the Philippines’ national dance. Also at the Philippine booth for visitors to try were the board game sungka , coloring books featuring Philippine...
Philippine Embassy Newsroom
A collection of news articles published by the Embassy.
20 June, 2018 - 15:08
20 June, 2018 - 09:03
Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia called on Minister for Foreign Affairs Timo Soini of the Republic of Finland prior to her Presentation of Credentials to President Sauli Niinistö, on 24 May 2018, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in Helsinki, Finland. The Ambassador and Foreign Minister had a very interesting discussion on the various areas for cooperation between the Philippines and Finland. END
19 June, 2018 - 15:54
A hearing will be held on 25 June 2018 at 4:00 pm for the Overseas Absentee Voting Registration Applicants for the Registration Period of 1 May 2018 to 31 May 2018. The hearing will be held at the Philippine Embassy in Oslo to determine if those who are registered are eligible to vote. Any objections to the names on the list may be filed at the Embassy 7 days before the hearing. Only objections on valid grounds will be entertained. The...
19 June, 2018 - 15:42
His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf welcomes Ambassador Batoon-Garcia. Photos by Sanna Argus Tirén. 15 June 2018 – Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia presented her Credentials to His Majesty, King Carl XVI Gustaf , Kingdom of Sweden as the Non-Resident Ambassador of the Philippines, on 14 June 2018, at the Royal Palace in Stockholm, Sweden. END L-R: Lord-in-Waiting Peter Gudmundsson, Deputy Master of Ceremonies Otto von Platen, Ambassador...
19 June, 2018 - 15:27
28 May 2018 – Philippine Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia was welcomed by President Sauli Niinistö of the Republic of Finland at the Presidential Palace, in Helsinki, on 24 May 2018. The ceremony started with military honors for Ambassador Batoon-Garcia followed by the playing of the Philppine National Anthem by the Finnish Military Band. During her Presentation of Credentials, Ambassador Batoon-Garcia conveyed the well wishes of...
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...
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31 May, 2018 - 17:47
EMBASSY JUNE 2018 CLOSURE The Embassy will be CLOSED on: • Tuesday, 12 June 2018 , Philippine Independence Day • Friday, 15 June 2018 , Eid al-Fitr Regular office hours will resume on the next working day. In case of emergency, the Embassy’s duty officer may be reached at +47 950 01 072 or +47 902 41 171.