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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...
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...
6 December, 2018 - 12:44
30 November 2018 - The Sacred Heart Filipino Chaplaincy-Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cluster in Oslo celebrated its Christmas party with a theme Paskong Pamayanan 2018, Sama-sama nating pagsaluhan ang pag-ibig na dala ni Kristo sa kanyang pagsilang! The Sacred Heart Filipino Chaplaincy provides ecumenical services and supports the Filipino community in Oslo. The cluster in Oslo is spearheaded by Mr. Jun Solas. The celebration started with a...
6 December, 2018 - 12:32
Oath-taking for new dual citizens conducted by the Philippine Embassy in Oslo during the consular outreach. 25 November 2018, Gothenburg, Sweden - The Philippine Embassy in Oslo conducted a consular outreach in Gothenburg, Sweden on 24 and 25 November 2018, at the Kulturhuset Blå Stället and the Scandic Hotel, respectively. More than 70 Filipinos were served with their various consular needs such as passport renewal, dual citizenship...