Philippine Embassy Newsroom

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15 October, 2021 - 16:32
The Embassy hereby informs the public about the testing and quarantine protocols for arriving passengers from Green, Yellow, and Red countries, effective 16 October 2021. NOTE THAT NORWAY AND ICELAND ARE YELLOW-LISTED COUNTRIES. From Green-Listed Countries For fully vaccinated individuals For foreign nationals: a negative RT-PCR test shall be required to be taken within seventy-two hours (72) hours prior to departure from the country of...
11 October, 2021 - 11:33
THIS ADVISORY HAS BEEN SUPERSEDED BY ADVISORY NO. 58. The Embassy hereby informs the public of the following testing and quarantine protocols for arriving passengers to the Philippines from “Green” or “Yellow” countries, effective 8 October 2021. Please take note that NORWAY and ICELAND are both considered as YELLOW countries. Fully vaccinated individuals coming from “Green” or “Yellow” countries are required to undergo facility-based...
4 October, 2021 - 17:38
A hearing will be held on 18 October 2021 at 10:00 a.m. for applicants of overseas voting registration/certification, reactivation, transfer, correction of wrong entries, and other applications filed for the period of 01 July to 30 September 2021. 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...
29 September, 2021 - 16:54
Embassy personnel turns over baskets of Filipino products to Ms. Priscilla Zanoria to be distributed to various Asian stores in Reykjavik 29 September 2021, Reykjavik – The Philippine Embassy in Oslo visited the Filipino community in Reykjavik, Iceland, on 25 and 26 September 2021, to promote Philippine products and Philippine tourism, and conduct a general market research on the availability of Philippine products in Asian stores in...
13 September, 2021 - 16:59
Aside from meeting with some Filipino community members in Bergen, the Embassy extended consular services for Filipinos who have otherwise been unable to travel to Oslo due to COVID-19 travel restrictions 11 September 2021, Bergen – The Philippine Embassy in Oslo met with the Filipino community and delivered consular services in Bergen, as part of its efforts to reach out to more Filipinos in Norway amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. With...
27 August, 2021 - 14:34
In the coming weeks, the Embassy will be the temporary home of these fashionable Filipiniana pieces created by Norway-based Filipino artist Mayeth Sigue Codoy. Mayeth is the owner of the MYET brand which features Filipiniana clothes made from abaca or Manila hemp, a fiber endemic to the Philippines. Born and raised in Balamban, Cebu, Mayeth started her journey in Norway as an au pair then as a fashion design student at the Esmod...
25 August, 2021 - 11:34
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community that the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Mission in Bergen, Norway, on 11 and 12 September 2021. WHEN: 11 and 12 September 2021, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. WHERE: Thon Hotel Rosenkrantz Bergen HOW: Send your request for appointment and requirements to bergenoutreach1@gmail.com on or before 3 September 2021, Friday, 5PM (Oslo time). IMPORTANT Only applicants with...
24 August, 2021 - 12:01
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community in Iceland that the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Mission in Reykjavik, Iceland, on 25 and 26 September 2021. WHEN: 25 and 26 September 2021, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. WHERE: Center Hotels Midgardur, Reykjavik HOW: Send your request for appointment and requirements to consular.outreach@philembassy.no on or before 10 September 2021, Friday, 5PM (Oslo time)....
20 August, 2021 - 12:06
20 August 2021 – The Department of Foreign Affairs – Overseas Voting Secretariat (DFA-OVS) reminds all overseas Filipinos that the deadline for transferring overseas voter records back to the Philippines is on 30 August 2021. Meanwhile, Filipinos who will be abroad from 10 April – 09 May 2022 are encouraged to register as overseas voters before the 30 September 2022 registration deadline. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Filipinos who are...
9 July, 2021 - 15:00
A senior citizen renewing his passport assisted by his daughter during the outreach 5 July 2021, Reykjavik, Iceland - The Philippine Embassy in Oslo conducted a consular outreach in Reykjavik, Iceland, from 2 to 5 July 2021, at the Center Hotels Midgardur in Reykjavik. More than 260 Filipinos in Iceland were served with their various consular needs such as passport renewal, dual citizenship application, and civil registry. This is the...