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15 March, 2019 - 10:09
UPDATE: The venue for the outreach will be at the Scandic S:t Jörgen, Stora Nygatan 35, 211 37 Malmö, Sweden. Please ask for the exact room at the hotel. The Embassy of the Philippines in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community in Sweden and Denmark that a team from the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Mission in Malmö, Sweden on 30-31 March 2019. When: 30-31 March 2019 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Where: Scandic S:t Jörgen Stora...
14 March, 2019 - 15:22
The Embassy will be CLOSED on • Tuesday, 09 April 2019 , Araw ng Kagitingan • Thursday, 18 April 2019 , Maundy Thursday • Thursday, 19 April 2019 , Good Friday • Monday, 22 April 2019 , Easter Monday 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.
14 March, 2019 - 14:32
UPDATE: In addition to the information below, please check if your name is on the list of those with no or incomplete addresses, per COMELEC records (link below). If your name is on the list, please email your current address to phelection2019.oslo@gmail.com on or before 08 April 2019. Otherwise, you will need to claim your ballot personally at the Embassy. For the information of all registered overseas voters in Norway, Denmark,...
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...