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3 July, 2020 - 16:24
Ambassador Batoon-Garcia expressed warm greetings as she signed the book of greetings for Her Majesty the Queen Sonja of Norway 3 July 2020 – On the occasion of the birthday of Her Majesty the Queen Sonja of Norway, Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia signed the royal book of greetings at the Royal Palace in Oslo, Norway. In her message, Ambassador Batoon-Garcia expressed her well wishes...
11 June, 2020 - 14:39
Dear friends, As the Philippines and the Filipino people commemorate the 122nd Anniversary of the Declaration of Philippine Independence on 12 June 2020, we invite you to discover the wonders that await you in our 7,641 islands from the comfort of your home. Beyond our breathtaking beaches, you can discover a wide range of exhilarating adventures, relaxing getaways, and diverse cultures...
8 June, 2020 - 15:18
Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia with the crew of Viking Cruises before departure in Bergen Flesland Airport on 7 June 2020 Bergen, Norway, 07 June 2020. The Philippine Embassy in Norway assisted in the repatriation of more than 450 seafarers and crew of various ships docked around Norway due to work stoppage because of the threat of COVID-19. The stranded seafarers were looking forward...

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Published on 9 July, 2020 - 15:46
Further to our Notice of Hearing on overseas voting applicants who registered at the Embassy from 16 December 2019 to 30 June 2020, the Embassy hereby informs the public that a hearing will also take place on Monday, 20 July 2020, at the Commission on Elections (EBAD Conference Room, 7th Floor, Palacio del Gobernador Building, Intramuros, Manila) to take action on voters found...
Published on 6 July, 2020 - 09:03
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway wishes to announce that due to an emergency, the Philippine Honorary Consulate in Stavanger will be unable to render consular services effective immediately and until further notice. All those requiring consular services from the Consulate are kindly requested to avail of said servies from the Embassy in Oslo. Please visit our “ Contact Us...
Published on 3 July, 2020 - 10:01
A hearing will be held on 20 July 2020 at 10:00 a.m. for overseas voting registration applicants for the registration period of 16 December 2019 to 30 June 2020. The hearing will be held at the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway to determine if those who are registered are eligible to vote. Any objections to the names on the list may be filed at the Embassy 7 days before the...
Published on 30 June, 2020 - 09:58
In response to various requests for assistance received by the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway from Filipinos stranded in Norway wishing to return to the Philippines, the Embassy informs the public that it is now looking into the possibility of organizing a chartered flight from Norway to the Philippines. If the flight will be confirmed, persons joining the flight will pay...
Published on 15 June, 2020 - 16:33
UPDATE 1: As of 26 June 2020, Gotland in Sweden no longer satisfies Norway’s requirements for infection control, and thus the whole of Sweden is excluded from Norway’s travel list. Please be guided accordingly. The public is hereby informed that beginning today, 15 June 2020, Norway will open its borders for leisure travel to and from other Nordic countries. For details and...
Published on 29 May, 2020 - 12:51
In recognition of Norway’s continued easing of COVID-19-related restrictions, the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway provides the following update on consular services at the Embassy beginning 01 June 2020: The Embassy will now be open from Mondays to Fridays except holidays, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, to receive applications. An ONLINE APPOINTMENT confirmed by the Embassy will...

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