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10 September, 2019 - 15:27
09 September 2019, Oslo – Philippine choir Coro Cantabile serenaded the personnel and guests of the Philippine Embassy with a wide repertoire of songs ranging from classical pieces, gospel music, folk songs, love ballads and popular music. Coro Cantabile, “an Italian phrase meaning a choir that sings smoothly and beautifully, is the singing arm of the Coro Cantabile Ministries Incorporated, a non-stock, non-profit organization with the...
5 September, 2019 - 17:25
UPDATE: The venue for the outreach will be the Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda, Østre Strandgate 74, 4608 Kristiansand, Norway. Please ask the hotel reception on the day of the outreach for the exact room at the hotel. The Embassy of the Philippines in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community in Norway that a team from the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Mission in Kristiansand, Norway on 28-29 September 2019. The Embassy...
20 August, 2019 - 14:36
Calling all foodies! From 11 to 14 September 2019, the kitchens of renowned Oslo landmark Theatercaféen open their doors to Chef Liezl and Chef Jun from the Grand Hyatt Manila for a Filipino culinary takeover, featuring classics adobo , kare-kare , and chicken inasal , and more. Book your table now for a taste of their special lunch and dinner menu by visiting the following link: https://www.theatercafeen.no/english/filipino-takeover
15 August, 2019 - 16:03
Mr. Earl Anthony Pagatpat, Filipino participant in the YSI Global Innovation Program, with Deputy Chief of Mission Mariel Algabre 12 August 2019, Oslo – Mr. Earl Anthony Pagatpat, Filipino participant in the Young Sustainable Impact (YSI) Global Innovation Program 2019, is developing a mobile app that would help Filipino farmers increase their yield throughout the year. Through the YSI Global Innovation Program, Mr. Pagatpat hopes to...
15 August, 2019 - 15:42
06 August 2019, Oslo – With the number of cruise ships docking at the Oslo harbor every day, especially during the summer peak season, and with approximately 25,000 Filipino seafarers onboard Norwegian owned or controlled vessels, it was an opportunity for the Philippine Embassy to personally meet the hardworking and respected Filipino crew of these cruise ships. Through the invitation of Mr. Brylle Tristan Nuñez and Mr. Donnie Ray...
15 August, 2019 - 14:58
UPDATE: The Embassy will also be offering notarial and authentication services (ex. Special Power of Attorney, attestation of au pair contracts, etc.) during the outreach. Please email a copy of your document and copy of the passports of the document's signatories to consular.outreach@philembassy.no for evaluation in order to secure an appointment. The Embassy of the Philippines in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community in Iceland...
13 August, 2019 - 15:29
DOT London showcasing Philippine dances 07 August 2019, Gothenburg, Sweden – The Philippine Embassy in Norway joined the Department of Tourism in celebrating Filipino culture and tourist attractions at the Gothenburg Culture Festival. The participation of the Philippines is part of DOT’s campaign to entice the Swedes to visit the Philippines. The Philippine participation is spearheaded by Mr. Gerard Panga, the Tourism Attaché of DOT...
13 August, 2019 - 14:33
Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia, Deputy Chief of Mission Mariel Algabre, and Cultural Officer Marge San Miguel with TOSI owners and Ms. Helen Grace Go 02 August 2019, Oslo – Filipinos and Norwegians alike can now satisfy their craving of that sweet and juicy Filipino tocino with the opening of Filipino pop-up restaurant TOSI in Oslo, Norway. TOSI, an abbreviation of tocino , will be serving its crowd favorites Tosi Rice Bowl and Tosi...