Philippine Embassy Newsroom

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24 October, 2017 - 18:20
The Philippine Embassy invites Filipino Au Pairs to a Post-Arrival Orientation Seminar on 11 November 2017, Saturday, from 09:00am to 12:00pm, at the Philippine Embassy. Resource speakers will be representatives from the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI) and the Caritas Au Pair Center. All interested parties who wish to attend may send an e-mail to atn@philembassy.no on or before 07 November 2017.
23 October, 2017 - 18:19
Hearing for OAV Applicants for the Period of 1 July 2017 to 30 September 2017 A hearing will be held on 23 October 2017 at 4:00 pm for the Overseas Absentee Voting Registration Applicants for the Registration Period of 1 July 2017 to 30 September 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 the list may be filed at the...
23 October, 2017 - 17:51
Helsinki, 19-21 October 2017 --- After attending the 13th Interparliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly held in St. Petersburg, Moscow, Deputy Speaker Pilar Juliana “Pia” Cayetano proceeded to Helsinki to meet with Finnish education officials. Known for her education advocacy, Deputy Speaker Cayetano met with Mr. Ilkka Turunen, Special Government Advisor, at the Ministry of Education and Culture, who gave an overview of the guiding principles...
23 October, 2017 - 16:50
On 13-15 October 2017, the Philippine Embassy in Oslo conducted a three-day consular outreach service in Reykjavik, Iceland, in cooperation with the Philippine Consulate headed by Ms. Maria Priscilla Zanoria, Consul, a.h., and the Filipino Community. The three-member team from Oslo PE was composed of Finance Officer Marcelo Cunanan, Administrative Officer Manuel S. Moran, Jr., and Attaché Eva Margie G. San Miguel. The consular team...
20 October, 2017 - 16:44
20 October 2017, Oslo – Senator Franklin Drilon heads to Oslo, Norway, after participating in the 137th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly held in St. Petersburg, Russia. During his brief stay in Norwegian capital, Senator Drilon, on a courtesy visit, met with MP Svein Roald Hansen of the Norwegian Parliament. MP Hansen was the Head of Delegation of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Parliamentary Committee that visited...
9 October, 2017 - 17:55
Oslo, 7 October 2017 -- With the support of COMELEC, the Philippine Embassy in Oslo conducted an overseas voter registration and consular outreach mission in Torshavn, Faroe Islands. The consular team was composed of Third Secretary and Vice Consul Juan Paolo Alix, Attaché Asteria Aguilloso, and Attaché Loreto Riolada. The consular team processed ePassport applications and registered overseas voters as part of the Embassy's thrust of...
9 October, 2017 - 16:56
5-6 October 2017, Copenhagen – After their stint in Sweden and Norway, Filipino SMEs completed exploring market opportunities in the Nordic region by holding meetings with potential buyers and distributors in Copenhagen, Denmark. The SMEs met with Mr. Jan Lundgren, CEO of Coop Trading A/S, a major supermarket conglomerate in Denmark. All the SMEs presented their products to Coop Trading’s procurement executives who were eager to see new...
9 October, 2017 - 12:10
This is to advise the public that the Embassy will be closed on Tuesday, 31 October 2017 (Special Non-Working Day), and on Wednesday, 01 November 2017, All Saint's Day. Regular office hours will resume on the following day. For cases of emergency, the Philippine Embassy's duty officer may be reached at (+47) 95001072 or (+47) 90241171. For consular-related queries, please refer to the Consular Services .
6 October, 2017 - 14:31
On 29 September – 01 October 2017, the Philippine Embassy in Oslo conducted a three-day consular outreach service in Aarhus, Denmark, in cooperation with the Philippine Honorary Consulate headed by Mr. Henrik Essman Lindberg, Consul, a.h., and the Filipino Community led by Ms. Leovina Østergaard. The three-member team from Oslo PE was composed of Finance Officer Marcelo Cunanan, Attaché Eva Margie G. San Miguel, and Attaché Loreto...
6 October, 2017 - 12:55
3 to 4 October 2017, Oslo. – Fresh from their visit to Sweden, Filipino SMEs continue to explore market opportunities in the Nordic region, this time, with company briefings and meetings with potential buyers, trading partners, and importers in Oslo, Norway. During the brief but productive two days in Oslo, selected SMEs learned about Norway’s market requirements and trends, as well as consumer behavior, through engagements with VIRKE,...