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9 October, 2017 - 17:55
Oslo, 7 October 2017 -- With the support of COMELEC, the Philippine Embassy in Oslo conducted an overseas voter registration and consular outreach mission in Torshavn, Faroe Islands. The consular team was composed of Third Secretary and Vice Consul Juan Paolo Alix, Attaché Asteria Aguilloso, and Attaché Loreto Riolada. The consular team processed ePassport applications and registered overseas voters as part of the Embassy's thrust of br... Continue reading→
9 October, 2017 - 16:56
5-6 October 2017, Copenhagen – After their stint in Sweden and Norway, Filipino SMEs completed exploring market opportunities in the Nordic region by holding meetings with potential buyers and distributors in Copenhagen, Denmark. The SMEs met with Mr. Jan Lundgren, CEO of Coop Trading A/S, a major supermarket conglomerate in Denmark. All the SMEs presented their products to Coop Trading’s procurement executives who were eager to see new... Continue reading→
9 October, 2017 - 12:10
This is to advise the public that the Embassy will be closed on Tuesday, 31 October 2017 (Special Non-Working Day), and on Wednesday, 01 November 2017, All Saint's Day. Regular office hours will resume on the following day. For cases of emergency, the Philippine Embassy's duty officer may be reached at (+47) 95001072 or (+47) 90241171. For consular-related queries, please refer to the Consular Services . Continue reading→
6 October, 2017 - 14:31
On 29 September – 01 October 2017, the Philippine Embassy in Oslo conducted a three-day consular outreach service in Aarhus, Denmark, in cooperation with the Philippine Honorary Consulate headed by Mr. Henrik Essman Lindberg, Consul, a.h., and the Filipino Community led by Ms. Leovina Østergaard. The three-member team from Oslo PE was composed of Finance Officer Marcelo Cunanan, Attaché Eva Margie G. San Miguel, and Attaché Loreto Riola... Continue reading→
6 October, 2017 - 12:55
3 to 4 October 2017, Oslo. – Fresh from their visit to Sweden, Filipino SMEs continue to explore market opportunities in the Nordic region, this time, with company briefings and meetings with potential buyers, trading partners, and importers in Oslo, Norway. During the brief but productive two days in Oslo, selected SMEs learned about Norway’s market requirements and trends, as well as consumer behavior, through engagements with VIRKE,... Continue reading→
6 October, 2017 - 12:35
29 September – 2 October 2017, Stockholm - Ten Filipino SMEs specializing in a range of organic and innovatively processed food products from coconut , corn, cane (muscovado), banana and other Philippine fruits and nuts are hoping to break into the Swedish food market as they present their products to the major Swedish food wholesalers and retailers. In a market where other Asian food players from Thailand, Viet Nam and China dominate,... Continue reading→
4 October, 2017 - 15:54
CONSULAR OUTREACH IN REYKJAVIK, ICELAND 13-15 OCTOBER 2017 The Embassy of the Philippines in Oslo is pleased to announce the conduct of a Consular Outreach in Reykjavik, Iceland. When : 13-15 October 2017 Where : Philippine Honorary Consulate Skogarsel 39, 109 Reykjavik, Iceland What : Consular Services Applications for Passport (Please click on the link below) : Passport Requirements Passport Application form (Fillable) Applications fo... Continue reading→
4 October, 2017 - 15:47
The Embassy of the Philippines in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community in the Faroe Islands that a team from the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Service in Torshavn, Faroe Islands on 7 October 2017. When 7 October 2017 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Where Keri, Varðagøta 16, Torshavn 100 Important All applications will be accommodated on a first come, first served basis. Civil registry applications (reports of marriage/birth) may be... Continue reading→
29 September, 2017 - 14:39
20 September 2017 - The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) approved on 07 July 2017 during its 71 st session the Philippine application for the designation of the Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park as a Particularly Sensitive Sea Area (TRNP-PSSA) with the adoption of the MEPC Resolution on the TRNP in the Sulu Sea PSSA. In adopting the resolution, MEPC 71 took note “of the ecologica... Continue reading→
21 September, 2017 - 16:37
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo would like to announce the following prospective Consular Outreach Schedule for the 4th Quarter of 2017. Location and Dates Aarhus, Denmark - 29 September 2017- 01 October 2017 Torshavn, Faroe Islands - 07 - 08 October 2017 Reykjavik, Iceland - 13 - 15 October 2017 Nuuk, Greenland - 10 - 11 November 2017 Longyearbyen, Svalbard - 24 - 26 November 2017 Stockholm, Sweden - 08 - 10 December 2017 Further inform... Continue reading→