Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia and Linberg A/S Chief Executive Henrik Lindberg (4th and 3rd from left) at the company offices in Aarhus, Denmark. 04 January 2019, Aarhus – Danish company Lindberg A/S, one of the leading manufacturers of specialty eyeglasses in the world, praised the Philippines as an excellent investment destination during Philippine Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia’s visit to the company’s factory in Aarhus. Chief...
Philippine Embassy Newsroom
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11 January, 2019 - 09:19
4 January, 2019 - 18:05
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway wishes to inform the public that effective Monday, 14 January 2019, the Philippine Embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark shall be open for consular services previously provided by Honorary Consul General Poul Krogh, who will be ending his term on 13 January 2019. The Philippine Embassy in Copenhagen will be open to the public from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Mondays to Fridays in its temporary office at...
20 December, 2018 - 09:50
Members of JIL Church in Norway with Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia and Attache Marcelo Cunanan 19 December 2018, Oslo – The Philippine Embassy in Norway joined the Christmas celebration of the Jesus is Lord (JIL) Church in Oslo, Norway, on 16 December 2018. In her message to the JIL congregation, Ambassador Batoon-Garcia spoke of the Universal Health Care Law and free education up to college in state universities and colleges which...
19 December, 2018 - 15:46
Embassy personnel and members of the Filipino community in Oslo at the salo-salo after the mass 18 December 2018, Oslo – For the first time, the Philippine Embassy in Norway celebrated Simbang Gabi with the Filipino community in Oslo, at St. Joseph’s Church, on 15 December 2018. The Philippine Embassy hosted the first of the nine nights of Catholic masses, in celebration of a venerable Filipino Christmas tradition. The Simbang Gabi mass...
19 December, 2018 - 15:36
Third Secretary and Vice Consul Christiansen Cabahug and Attache Theresa Bantolo-Heikkila conducted the Information Campaign to End Violence Against Women for various religious communities in Oslo, Norway 12 December 2018 – The Philippine Embassy in Norway joined the 18-Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women from 25 November to 12 December 2018. With this year’s campaign theme, “VAW-free community starts with me”, the Philippine...
12 December, 2018 - 09:21
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6 December, 2018 - 12:53
Applicants wait for their turn for passport renewal 01 December 2018 – The Philippine Embassy in Norway conducted a consular outreach mission in Alfheim Aktivitetshus, Tromsø, Norway. The outreach was the first time that a consular mission was held in Tromsø, a city in the northern region of Norway which is approximately 1148 kilometers (713 miles) from Oslo. With the assistance of the Filipino community in Tromsø, the consular team...