Philippine Embassy Newsroom

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24 January, 2018 - 11:07
Consular Outreach and Overseas Voter Registration in Helsinki, Finland, 16-18 February 2018 The Embassy of the Philippines in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community in Helsinki, Finland that a team from the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Service and Overseas Voting Registration on 16-18 February 2018, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 to 16:00. What : Conduct of Consular Services and Overseas Voter Registration When:...
16 January, 2018 - 15:58
#ItsMoreFuninthePhilippines at the Reiselivsmessen Oslo 2018 15 January 2018 - The Philippine Embassy in Oslo, in cooperation with the Department of Tourism in London, participated in the Norwegian travel fair “Reiselivsmessen Oslo”, on 12-14 January 2018, at the Telenor Arena, Oslo, Norway. The “It’s More Fun in the Philippines” booth of the Philippines promoted the different tourist spots of the country through maps and brochures...
16 January, 2018 - 15:45
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway would like to inform all Filipinos in Norway, Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Sweden that the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) has opened the nominations for the 2018 Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas. These awards seek to honor and recognize overseas Filipinos and other individuals or organizations which contribute to Philippine development initiatives, or...
11 January, 2018 - 15:15
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo would like to announce the following updated prospective Consular Outreach Schedule for 2018. The schedule has been updated to include the Consular Outreach Mission in Stavanger, Norway on 9-10 June 2018. Location and Dates NO AREA PROPOSED DATE 1 Helsinki, Finland 16-18 February 2018 2 Sundsvall, Sweden 17-18 March 2018 3 Copenhagen, Denmark 6-8 April 2018 4 Stockholm, Sweden 27-29 April 2018 5 Bergen,...
8 January, 2018 - 10:32
Notice of 4th RERB Hearing Hearing for OAV Applicants for the Period of 1 October 2017 to 31 December 2017. A hearing will be held on 22 January 2018 at 4:00 pm for the Overseas Absentee Voting Registration Applicants for the Registration Period of 1 October 2017 to 31 December 2017. 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...
22 December, 2017 - 14:31
In line with the new Philippine Passport Act which will extend the validity of Philippine passports to 10 years beginning 2018, the Philippine Embassy in Oslo will be updating its passport application processes and requirements. Prospective passport applicants in 2018, are advised to check the Passport page of the Embassy’s website at http://philembassy.no/consular-services/passport for updates within the coming days.
20 December, 2017 - 12:14
The Philippine Embassy will be CLOSED on: 25 December 2017 (Monday), Christmas Day 26 December 2017 (Tuesday), Boxing Day, Norwegian Holiday 01 January 2018 (Monday), New Year's Day 02 January 2018 (Tuesday), Additional Non-working Holiday (M.C. No. 37, series of 20147) Regular office hours will resume on 27 December 2017 (Wednesday), and 3 January 2018 (Wednesday). In case of emergency, the Philippine Embassy may be reached at (+47)...
5 December, 2017 - 15:01
Oslo, 11 November 2017-- Nearly fifty Filipino Au Pairs attended the Post-Arrival Orientation Seminar on 11 November 2017 hosted by the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway. The Post-Arrival Orientation Seminar was aimed at continuing the Philippine Government’s measures in promoting the welfare of Filipino Au Pairs. With speakers and panelists from the Embassy, the Norwegian Directorate for Immigration (UDI), Caritas Au Pair Center in...
5 December, 2017 - 14:45
13 November 2017 – Filipino organization Bayanihan den filippinske forening i Grenland (“Bayanihan”) celebrated its 20th Anniversary with a Cultural Night, on 4 November 2017, in Skien, Norway. The Bayanihan organization is composed of Filipinos who have found their second homes in the district of Grenland, Telemark, Norway. Aside from the presentation of Philippine dances, specifically curated to highlight the spirit of bayanihan among...
5 December, 2017 - 13:57
30 October 2017 – Filipino organization Hawak Kamay Bergen proudly showcased the rich culture and immense talent of Filipinos with ‘A Cultural Journey to the Philippines’, held on 29 October 2017 at the Fana Kulturhus, Bergen, Norway. Established in 2012, Hawak Kamay Bergen (HKB) is a non-profit organization based in Bergen, Norway, which aims to help fellow Filipinos in the Philippines have a "quality life." HKB organizes cultural...