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7 February, 2019 - 15:21
The Embassy will be CLOSED on • Monday, 25 February 2019, EDSA People Power Revolution Anniversary Regular office hours will resume on the next working day. In case of emergency, the Embassy’s duty officer may be reached at +47 950 01 072.
7 February, 2019 - 09:43
Ambassador Batoon-Garcia with the young Filipino entrepreneurs behind KAIN 4 February 2019, Oslo – Filipino food heats up Oslo with the debut of KAIN Filipino Rice Bar. KAIN joins the vibrant and culturally diverse Oslo Street Food, the newest food hall to sweep Oslo’s culinary scene. Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia attended the soft launch of KAIN Filipino Rice Bar on 31 January 2019 and expressed support to the young Filipino...
24 January, 2019 - 17:25
Ambassador Batoon-Garcia (fifth from right) with Storting President Tone Wilhelmsen Trøen (fourth from left), Polish Ambassador Iwona Woicka-Żuławska (fifth from left), and female Ambassadors in Norway (Photo: Office of the Storting President) 17 January 2019, Oslo – Philippine Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia participated in the Female Ambassadors’ Luncheon with Norwegian Parliament (Storting) President Tone Wilhelmsen Trøen. The event...
21 January, 2019 - 11:18
All Filipinos in the Nordic countries who are registered to vote in the 2019 National Elections are invited to refer to the attached Certified List of Voters (CLOV) for their respective countries. Kindly note that for the purposes of the upcoming elections, all voters in Denmark are still registered under the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway, not the Philippine Embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark. The deadline for overseas voter...
21 January, 2019 - 10:59
UPDATE: We will be accepting applications for dual citizenship during the outreach on Monday, 18 February 2019. Only the first 20 applicants who will email copies of their complete documents to consular.outreach@philembassy.no on or before 3:00 p.m. of 14 February 2019 will be accommodated. The scheduled applicants must come to the outreach venue at 9:00 a.m. on 18 February to submit their documents. The oath-taking ceremony will be at...
16 January, 2019 - 10:54
Amb. Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia (2nd from left) and Norwegian Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Søreide (4th from left) after the call of the ASEAN Committee in Oslo (ACO) (Photo: Utenriksdepartementet) 14 January 2019 – The five ambassadors of the ASEAN Committee in Oslo, including Philippine Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia, paid called on Norwegian Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Søreide to discuss ASEAN-Norway relations. Both sides reaffirmed...
16 January, 2019 - 10:45
Attendees during the farewell reception of Philippine Honorary Consul General in Copenhagen, Mr. Poul Krogh 07 January 2019, Copenhagen – Philippine Ambassador to Denmark Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia hosted a farewell reception with friends in the Danish diplomatic and business circles in honor of long-time Philippine Honorary Consul General in Copenhagen, Mr. Poul Krogh. Ambassador Batoon-Garcia lauded Honorary Consul General Krogh’s...
16 January, 2019 - 10:34
Amb. Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia greets Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark during the latter’s New Year reception (Photo: Hasse Ferrold) 04 January 2019, Copenhagen – During Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark’s traditional New Year reception for the diplomatic corps at the Christiansborg Palace, in Copenhagen, Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia greeted Her Majesty and wished her and the Royal Family a very Happy New Year. Amb....
11 January, 2019 - 09:32
Amb. Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia (center), Honorary Consul Henrik Lindberg (center), and Ms. Ma. Antonina Mendoza-Oblena (rightmost) with members of Filipino Community in Aarhus, Denmark 04 January 2019, Aarhus – At a meeting with members of the Filipino Community in Aarhus, Denmark, Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia discussed the functions and plans of the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway, which presently covers Denmark. Amb. Batoon-Garcia...