Philippine Embassy Newsroom

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22 November, 2017 - 17:43
Consular Outreach in Svalbard, Norway, 25 November 2017 The Embassy of the Philippines in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community in Svalbard, Norway that a team from the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Service on 25 November 2017, Saturday, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. When: 25 November 2017, Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Orientation Seminar, with the Embassy and NAV Tromsø avd. Svalbard officials 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Conduct of...
15 November, 2017 - 17:28
5 November 2017, Malmö, Sweden – The World Maritime University (WMU) held the graduation ceremony for its class of 2017 which includes a record seventeen (17) Filipinos. This is the biggest group of Filipinos to graduate from WMU in an academic year and is the largest group of graduates from one country to have completed their post graduate degrees from the Malmö campus of the WMU. Out of the seventeen Filipino graduates, seven were...
15 November, 2017 - 17:12
28 October 2017 – The Philippine Embassy in Oslo joined the celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the Filipino Association in Rogaland (F.A.R.) in Stavanger, Norway. The Philippine Embassy was represented by Chargé d´Affaires, a.i. (CDA) Maria Elena Algabre, Third Secretary and Vice Consul Christiansen Cabahug, and Philippine Honorary Consul in Stavanger Renee Ikdal. Established in 1987, F.A.R. aims to connect Filipinos in Rogaland, a...
15 November, 2017 - 17:03
28 October 2017, Stavanger, Norway – The Philippine Embassy in Oslo met with top chefs Christian Andre Pettersen and Roger Asakil Joya, and restaurateur and food writer Jacqueline Chio-Lauri, to explore opportunities for the promotion of Philippine cuisine in Norway. Chef Christian Andre Pettersen, whose mother is from Cebu, is Norway's candidate to the prestigious Bocuse d'Or, one of the world's most difficult cooking competitions,...
29 October, 2017 - 16:04
2018 Foreign Service Officer (FSO) Examinations 26 October 2017 - The Board of Foreign Service Examinations announces the holding of the 2018 Foreign Service Officer (FSO) Examinations to recruit candidates for appointment to the position of Foreign Service Officer, Class IV. From 16 October until 01 December 2017, interested applicants shall submit in person their duly accomplished application forms and documentary requirements at any...
27 October, 2017 - 11:18
Consular Outreach In Nuuk, Greenland 10-12 November 2017 The Embassy of the Philippines in Oslo is pleased to announce the conduct of a Consular Outreach in Nuuk, Greenaland. When : 10-12 November 2017 Where : Cafe Wok Office Aquinersuaq 9 3900 Nuuk, Greenland Time : 9: 00 - 16:00 IMPORTANT The consular outreach service is strictly by on-line schedule only. The on-line schedule is free . Only the first 100 passport applicants with...
26 October, 2017 - 11:45
25 October 2017 PASAY CITY — The Department of Foreign Affairs issued today Department Order No. 010-2017 or the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act No. 10928 (2017), otherwise known as “An Act Extending the Validity of Philippine Passports,” which was enacted on 02 August 2017. Under the IRR, no changes will be made on the current passport except for the ten-year validity period, for those issued to Filipinos 18...
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...