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12 March, 2019 - 09:23
The Embassy hereby informs the public that the application period for accreditation of Mass Media Organizations for coverage of the 2019 National Elections is now open. All parties requesting accreditation shall be required to submit the following to the Embassy by 29 March 2019, Friday: - A fully accomplished accreditation application form (downloadable from link below) - Two (2) recently taken 2x2 colored photographs - An endorsement...
5 March, 2019 - 10:05
The Embassy hereby informs the public that the application period for accreditation of Filipino Community Organizations, Non-Governmental Organizations, and Civil Society Organizations for the conduct of 2019 National Elections is now open. All parties requesting accreditation shall be required to submit the following to the Embassy by 29 March 2019, Friday: - A fully accomplished accreditation application form (downloadable from link...
1 March, 2019 - 11:33
UPDATE 2: We regret to inform those who have confirmed for the Trondheim outreach that due to the lack of applicants, the outreach has been CANCELLED. We will contact all confirmed applicants directly via email. Thank you. UPDATE: We will be accepting applications for notarial and authentication services, including Special Power of Attorney, during the outreach. Only applicants who will email copies of their complete documents to...
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...