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15 August, 2019 - 16:03
Mr. Earl Anthony Pagatpat, Filipino participant in the YSI Global Innovation Program, with Deputy Chief of Mission Mariel Algabre 12 August 2019, Oslo – Mr. Earl Anthony Pagatpat, Filipino participant in the Young Sustainable Impact (YSI) Global Innovation Program 2019, is developing a mobile app that would help Filipino farmers increase their yield throughout the year. Through the YSI Global Innovation Program, Mr. Pagatpat hopes to...
15 August, 2019 - 15:42
06 August 2019, Oslo – With the number of cruise ships docking at the Oslo harbor every day, especially during the summer peak season, and with approximately 25,000 Filipino seafarers onboard Norwegian owned or controlled vessels, it was an opportunity for the Philippine Embassy to personally meet the hardworking and respected Filipino crew of these cruise ships. Through the invitation of Mr. Brylle Tristan Nuñez and Mr. Donnie Ray...
15 August, 2019 - 14:58
The Embassy of the Philippines in Oslo wishes to inform the Filipino community in Iceland that a team from the Embassy will conduct a Consular Outreach Mission in Reykjavik, Iceland on 07-08 September 2019. When: 07-08 September 2019, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Where: CenterHotel Midgardur, Laugavegur 120, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland IMPORTANT PASSPORT APPLICATIONS • The consular outreach mission for passport applications (first-time and renewal...
13 August, 2019 - 15:29
DOT London showcasing Philippine dances 07 August 2019, Gothenburg, Sweden – The Philippine Embassy in Norway joined the Department of Tourism in celebrating Filipino culture and tourist attractions at the Gothenburg Culture Festival. The participation of the Philippines is part of DOT’s campaign to entice the Swedes to visit the Philippines. The Philippine participation is spearheaded by Mr. Gerard Panga, the Tourism Attaché of DOT...
13 August, 2019 - 14:33
Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia, Deputy Chief of Mission Mariel Algabre, and Cultural Officer Marge San Miguel with TOSI owners and Ms. Helen Grace Go 02 August 2019, Oslo – Filipinos and Norwegians alike can now satisfy their craving of that sweet and juicy Filipino tocino with the opening of Filipino pop-up restaurant TOSI in Oslo, Norway. TOSI, an abbreviation of tocino , will be serving its crowd favorites Tosi Rice Bowl and Tosi...
29 July, 2019 - 14:46
UPDATE 2: The venue for the outreach will be at the Scandic Crown, Polhemsplatsen 3, 411 11 Göteborg, Sweden . Please ask hotel reception during your outreach schedule for the exact room at the hotel. UPDATE: The Embassy will also be offering notarial and authentication services (ex. Special Power of Attorney, attestation of au pair contracts, etc.) during the outreach. Please email a copy of your document to consular.outreach...
25 July, 2019 - 12:20
The Embassy will be CLOSED on • Wednesday, 21 August 2019 , Ninoy Aquino Day (Philippine holiday) • Monday, 26 August 2019 , National Heroes Day (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.
25 July, 2019 - 11:30
22 July 2019 - Young Filipinos with a sense of adventure and a wish to connect with their Filipino roots are invited to participate in the second Diskubre Tour from 3 to 13 January 2020 in the Bicol Region. Covering Manila and the provinces of Albay, Masbate, Sorsogon, and Camarines Sur, this year's Tour will include historical and city exposure trips. Activities will include the opportunity to walk down the historic streets of...
17 July, 2019 - 17:00
The Philippine Consulate in Helsinki, Finland will be CLOSED from 16 to 26 July 2019 (Summer holiday). During said period, consular applicants may contact the consular section of the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, Norway. Consular Section: Open from Mondays to Fridays, except declared Philippine and Norwegian holidays 0900H to 1400H - Assessment and processing of applications for passport, civil registry, legalization/authentication, and...