Philippine Embassy Newsroom

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26 October, 2021 - 12:43
Ambassador Houngvongsone (Laos), Ambassador Lam (Vietnam), Ambassador Ruksakiati (Thailand), Ambassador Maw Maw (Myanmar), Ambassador Lubis (Indonesia), Charge d’Affaires a.i. Dado (Philippines) 16 October 2021, Oslo – The ASEAN Committee in Oslo (ACO) successfully held its traditional ASEAN Family Day, following the Norwegian government’s decision to “return to normal” and relax COVID-19 measures for public and private gatherings. The...
25 October, 2021 - 15:35
Charge d’Affaires, a.i. Raul Dado, Vice Consul Christiansen Cabahug, and Embassy personnel, with Turo-Turo co-owners Rudi Celso and AJ Dee 9 October 2021, Oslo – Your Filipino food cravings are surely to be satisfied at the newly-opened Filipino takeaway restaurant called “Turo-Turo”. Located at Kirkeveien 77 Oslo, Turo-Turo is conveniently near Majorstuen, one of the busy shopping streets in Oslo. The takeaway restaurant serves...
15 October, 2021 - 16:32
The Embassy hereby informs the public about the testing and quarantine protocols for arriving passengers from Green, Yellow, and Red countries, effective 16 October 2021. NOTE THAT NORWAY AND ICELAND ARE YELLOW-LISTED COUNTRIES. From Green-Listed Countries For fully vaccinated individuals For foreign nationals: a negative RT-PCR test shall be required to be taken within seventy-two hours (72) hours prior to departure from the country of...
11 October, 2021 - 11:33
THIS ADVISORY HAS BEEN SUPERSEDED BY ADVISORY NO. 58. The Embassy hereby informs the public of the following testing and quarantine protocols for arriving passengers to the Philippines from “Green” or “Yellow” countries, effective 8 October 2021. Please take note that NORWAY and ICELAND are both considered as YELLOW countries. Fully vaccinated individuals coming from “Green” or “Yellow” countries are required to undergo facility-based...
4 October, 2021 - 17:38
A hearing will be held on 18 October 2021 at 10:00 a.m. for applicants of overseas voting registration/certification, reactivation, transfer, correction of wrong entries, and other applications filed for the period of 01 July to 30 September 2021. 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...
29 September, 2021 - 16:54
Embassy personnel turns over baskets of Filipino products to Ms. Priscilla Zanoria to be distributed to various Asian stores in Reykjavik 29 September 2021, Reykjavik – The Philippine Embassy in Oslo visited the Filipino community in Reykjavik, Iceland, on 25 and 26 September 2021, to promote Philippine products and Philippine tourism, and conduct a general market research on the availability of Philippine products in Asian stores in...
13 September, 2021 - 16:59
Aside from meeting with some Filipino community members in Bergen, the Embassy extended consular services for Filipinos who have otherwise been unable to travel to Oslo due to COVID-19 travel restrictions 11 September 2021, Bergen – The Philippine Embassy in Oslo met with the Filipino community and delivered consular services in Bergen, as part of its efforts to reach out to more Filipinos in Norway amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. With...
27 August, 2021 - 14:34
In the coming weeks, the Embassy will be the temporary home of these fashionable Filipiniana pieces created by Norway-based Filipino artist Mayeth Sigue Codoy. Mayeth is the owner of the MYET brand which features Filipiniana clothes made from abaca or Manila hemp, a fiber endemic to the Philippines. Born and raised in Balamban, Cebu, Mayeth started her journey in Norway as an au pair then as a fashion design student at the Esmod...
25 August, 2021 - 11:34
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community that the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Mission in Bergen, Norway, on 11 and 12 September 2021. WHEN: 11 and 12 September 2021, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. WHERE: Thon Hotel Rosenkrantz Bergen HOW: Send your request for appointment and requirements to bergenoutreach1@gmail.com on or before 3 September 2021, Friday, 5PM (Oslo time). IMPORTANT Only applicants with...
24 August, 2021 - 12:01
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community in Iceland that the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Mission in Reykjavik, Iceland, on 25 and 26 September 2021. WHEN: 25 and 26 September 2021, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. WHERE: Center Hotels Midgardur, Reykjavik HOW: Send your request for appointment and requirements to consular.outreach@philembassy.no on or before 10 September 2021, Friday, 5PM (Oslo time)....