Philippine Embassy Newsroom

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3 July, 2020 - 16:24
Ambassador Batoon-Garcia expressed warm greetings as she signed the book of greetings for Her Majesty the Queen Sonja of Norway 3 July 2020 – On the occasion of the birthday of Her Majesty the Queen Sonja of Norway, Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia signed the royal book of greetings at the Royal Palace in Oslo, Norway. In her message, Ambassador Batoon-Garcia expressed her well wishes for Her Majesty the Queen Sonja of Norway, including...
3 July, 2020 - 10:01
A hearing will be held on 20 July 2020 at 10:00 a.m. for overseas voting registration applicants for the registration period of 16 December 2019 to 30 June 2020. 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 Embassy 7 days before the hearing. Only objections on valid grounds will be entertained....
1 July, 2020 - 07:29
The Embassy will be CLOSED on • Friday, 31 July 2020 , Eid al-Adha (Philippine holiday) 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 .
30 June, 2020 - 09:58
UPDATE 1: This survey is now CLOSED. We will post updates on the outcomes of the survey, including whether a chartered repatriation flight will be arranged, in due course. Please continue to monitor our website and Facebook page for updates. In response to various requests for assistance received by the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway from Filipinos stranded in Norway wishing to return to the Philippines, the Embassy informs the...
15 June, 2020 - 17:40
UPDATE 6: As previously announced, Norway has designated Iceland as "red" and will be requiring all persons arriving from Iceland to observe a mandatory 10-day quarantine from 15 August 2020. In addition, all counties of Sweden are reverted to "red" status except Kalmar, Södermanland, and Västerbotten - only persons arriving in Norway from these three counties in Sweden will be exempt from the quarantine requirement. For the information...
11 June, 2020 - 14:39
Dear friends, As the Philippines and the Filipino people commemorate the 122nd Anniversary of the Declaration of Philippine Independence on 12 June 2020, we invite you to discover the wonders that await you in our 7,641 islands from the comfort of your home. Beyond our breathtaking beaches, you can discover a wide range of exhilarating adventures, relaxing getaways, and diverse cultures that can sate the wanderlust you must be feeling...