PHL Ambassador Meets Filipino Community in Aarhus, Denmark

PHL Ambassador Meets Filipino Community in Aarhus, Denmark

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 also took this opportunity to confirm to the Filipino Community that the proposed Philippine Embassy in Copenhagen, she had mentioned during the farewell luncheon of Honorary Consul General Poul Krogh, last June 2018, will be established this month.

Ms. Ma. Antonina Mendoza-Oblena, the incoming Chargé d’Affaires of the soon-to-open Philippine Embassy in Copenhagen, was also on hand to discuss plans of the new Embassy. She announced that the new Embassy will begin offering consular services in Denmark, on 14 January 2019. END

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Ambassador Batoon-Garcia and Ms. Oblena discuss plans of their respective Embassies with Filipinos in Aarhus