Philippine Embassy Newsroom

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21 September, 2017 - 16:37
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo would like to announce the following prospective Consular Outreach Schedule for the 4th Quarter of 2017. Location and Dates Aarhus, Denmark - 29 September 2017- 01 October 2017 Torshavn, Faroe Islands - 07 - 08 October 2017 Reykjavik, Iceland - 13 - 15 October 2017 Nuuk, Greenland - 10 - 11 November 2017 Longyearbyen, Svalbard - 24 - 26 November 2017 Stockholm, Sweden - 08 - 10 December 2017 Further...
14 September, 2017 - 18:43
The Embassy of the Philippines wishes to inform the Filipino community in Aarhus, Denmark, that the number of passport applicants already exceeded the limit of 180. The Embassy wishes to announce that application for passports is now closed. Civil Registry Applications (Reports of Marriage/Birth) will still be accepted but will not be processed on the day of the outreach. Processed civil registry documents will be subsequently delivered...
1 September, 2017 - 14:46
Stockholm, 1 September 2017 – Excitement around the possibilities for Swedish businesses to profit from the rapidly developing region of Southeast Asia was palpable during a business and investment forum titled “Bridge to ASEAN” jointly organized by the ASEAN embassies and representations in the Swedish capital Stockholm and Business Sweden. The Philippine Embassy in Oslo, together with the Philippine Trade and Investment Center in...
24 August, 2017 - 23:58
The ASEAN Committee in Oslo or ACO (Indonesia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam) hosted a reception celebrating ASEAN’s 50th Anniversary at the Red Cross Conference Center, one of Oslo’s top venues for cultural events, on 24 August 2017. The Reception was opened by speeches from the current chair of the ACO, H.E. Mr. Nguyen Hong Cuong, Ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to Norway, and from Ms. Tone Skogen, State...
17 August, 2017 - 11:33
The Philippine Embassy in the Nordic region joined the Filipino community in Sweden at the “Piknik ng Bayan” organized by the Filipino Community Leaders Association in Sweden (FILCOMLAS) on 12 August at the Rälambhovsparken in Stockholm. Ms. Maria Elena P. Algabre, Chargé d’affaires and Consul General of the Embassy, opened the event which was followed by a picnic of Filipino delicacies and an afternoon of games and prizes for the...
14 August, 2017 - 19:00
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway sent a three-member team in Copenhagen, Denmark, to conduct a Consular Outreach mission from 09 to 14 August in coordination with the Philippine Consulate General in Copenhagen. Filipinos from the different cities in Denmark availed of the consular services provided by the consular team, which was composed of Ms. Asteria Aguilloso, Ms. Jo Ann Alonzo and Ms. Rowena Garcia. The consular team was able...
8 August, 2017 - 15:35
President Duterte on his message on the 50th Anniversary of ASEAN reaffirms the Philippines' commitment to an ASEAN that is proactive. relevant and transformative. He encourages that it is time to make ASEANs decisions count to finally assert, with conviction, its position in the international community. Full text of Pres. Duterte's message The Philippines is honored to chair the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on this...
8 August, 2017 - 10:48
This is to advise the public that the Embassy will be closed on the following Mondays: 21 August 2017 and 28 August 2017, in commemoration of Ninoy Aquino Day and National Heroes Day, respectively. 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.
28 July, 2017 - 11:36
The Embassy has received reports of certain individuals claiming to be point persons for the Consular Outreach service in Copenhagen on 09 to 13 august 2017. The Embassy reiterates the following: The embassy has not authorized any third party to accept applications or arrange appointments so please do not transact with any private individual agent or organization There is no fee for registering for a consular outreach slot
26 July, 2017 - 17:25
The Philippine Embassy joined the other ASEAN Embassies in Oslo (i.e. Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand and Viet Nam) last 21 July 2017 for the 3rd Annual ASEAN Family Day held at the residence of the Ambassador of Indonesia. Personnel from all the five ASEAN Embassies came together to bond over traditional cuisine, music and lively exchanges to celebrate the shared heritage and community of ASEAN. For its part, the Philippines served...