Philippine Embassy Newsroom

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25 July, 2017 - 15:20
The Embassy of the Philippines in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community in Denmark that a team from the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Service in Copenhagen, Denmark on 9-13 August 2017. When 9-13 August 2017 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Where St. Anne Church, CAP Room, Dronning Elisabeth Allé 3, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark Important The consular outreach service in Copenhagen is by online reservation only. Only the first 350...
24 July, 2017 - 10:59
A hearing will be held on 31 July 2017 at 4:00 pm for the Overseas Voting Registration Applicants for the Registration Period of 1 April 2017 to 30 June 2017. The hearing will be held at the Philippine Embassy in Oslo to determine if those who are registered to vote and is open to all Filipino Citizens. 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...
20 July, 2017 - 14:57
This is to advice the public that the Embassy will close at 2pm on Friday, the 21st of July 2017 due to official ASEAN function. Regular office hours will resume on Monday, the 24th of July 2017. In case of emergency, the Philippine Embassy's duty officer may be reached at (+47) 950 01 072 or (+47) 902 41 171 . For consular related queries, please see our Consular Services section .
5 July, 2017 - 17:02
Pursuant to Proclamation No. 361 (2000), as amended by Administrative Order No. 35 (2002), the nation will be commemorating the 39th National Disability and Prevention (NDPR) Week with the theme “Karapatan Pribelehiyo ng Maykapansanan: Isakatuparan at Ipaglaban”, which focuses on the realization of the fundamental freedoms and rights of persons with disabilities as provided for in existing international mandates and national laws. The...
5 July, 2017 - 10:37
The Philippine Embassy wishes to invite the public to participate in the Philippine Army's #OgopMarawi (Help Marawi) drive by sending postcards or letters to our soldiers stationed in Marawi City as a way of boosting the morale of our troops. Interested participants can either drop off or send by mail their postcard or letter at the Philippine Embassy, Nedre Vollgate 4, 0158 Oslo, Norway.
4 July, 2017 - 11:29
Following the country’s inaugural participation in 2016, the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), in partnership with the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), and the Office of Senator Loren Legarda, announces the Open Call for Curatorial Proposals for the Philippine participation at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale, initiated by la Fondazione la Biennale di Venezia . The search is spearheaded by the NCCA through...
29 June, 2017 - 17:25
We wish to inform the Filipino Community in Helsinki Finland that the number of passport applicants already exceeded the limit of 150. The Embassy wishes to announce that application for passports is now closed. Civil Registry application (Reports of Marriage or Birth) will still be accepted but will not be processes on the day of the outreach. Processed civil registry documents will be subsequently delivered to the applicants by mail....
28 June, 2017 - 08:47
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo´s Chargé d´Affaires, ad interim, Ms. Mariel P. Algabre has met with some Filipino community leaders in Stockholm during the former´s official visit in Sweden on 27 June 2017. Aside from attending official meeting with officials of the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, and trade-related engagements with Swedish business groups, the meeting with some Philcom leaders provided an opportunity for CDA...
24 June, 2017 - 18:28
In order to suppress lawless violence and rebellion and for public safety it is necessary to declare Martial Law in the entire island of Mindanao including Sulu, Jolo and Tawi-Tawi for a maximum of 60 days. The Philippine Government is in full control, and fully aware that the Maute Group / ISIS groups have the capability (although limited) to disturb the peace; they have shown no hesitation in causing havoc, taking innocent lives and...
22 June, 2017 - 14:27
The Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) is pleased to inform everyone that the nominations to the Migration Advocacy and Media (MAM) Awards are now open. These awards were conceived in 2011 by the CFO and the Inter-Agency Committee for the December Celebration of the Month of Overseas Filipinos and International Migrants Day in the Philippines. They aim to recognize the significant role of the media in the promotion of the advocacy...