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22 December, 2021 - 19:05
The Philippine Embassy in Oslo wishes to announce that relief efforts for the victims of Odette are underway. According to the National Risk Reduction and Management COUNCIL, over 181,500 families in 2,209 barangays were affected by Typhoon Odette (international name Rai). Over 480,000 are seeking shelter in evacuation centers, while 1.8 million Filipinos are affected by the typhoon. Those who wish to extend assistance and donations may...
21 December, 2021 - 16:45
ADVISORY: Office of Civil Defense Contact Details The Philippine Embassy wishes to inform the Filipino Community in Norway and Iceland of the following list of hotline numbers provided by the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) which the public may contact to verify the well-being and whereabouts of their families in the areas affected by Typhoon Odette: OCD Regional Offices OCD CAR CELL/VIBER: +639165070989 (074) 8619-0986 / 5304-2256 / 8444...
20 December, 2021 - 17:49
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17 December, 2021 - 16:32
The Philippine Chancery was especially beautiful and aglow this Christmas with the installation of colorful capiz lanterns. The Christmas parol enhanced the chancery facade with its iconic Filipino Christmas symbol and showcases the warmth of Filipino goodwill during the Christmas season. The Embassy thanks the Tourism Off ice of the City of San Fernando, Pampanga, for donating to the Embassy these beautiful Philippine Christmas...
17 December, 2021 - 12:55
Community leaders of Filipino organizations in Oslo had a warm and cordial meeting with newly accredited Philippine Ambassador to Norway Enrico T. Fos at the Embassy on 13 December 2021. The Filcom leaders came from different associations, which include Mekeni Norway, Filcom Norway, Philippine Senior Association in Oslo, Hiligaynon Association in Norway, and Sacred Heart Filipino Chaplaincy in Oslo. Ambassador Fos praised the Filipino...
17 December, 2021 - 09:40
Despite the pandemic and following all precautions, the Philippine embassy sponsored the first Mass of the Simbang Gabi, for the Filipino community at the St. Joseph Church in Oslo on 15 December. The Mass was organized with the Sacred Heart Chaplaincy in Oslo, a church based organization with membership from all professions and age groups of Filipinos in Norway, which helps Filipinos in need. The celebration of the Simbang Gabi is an...
6 December, 2021 - 13:28
AMBASSADOR FOS PRESENTS HIS CREDENTIALS TO KING HARALD V OF NORWAY Ambassador Enrico T. Fos on 2 December, 2021, presented his credentials in a solemn audience with the King His Majesty Harald V, at the Royal Palace in Oslo. The new ambassador conveyed our government’s continued wishes for the success of Norway and the well-being of the Norwegian people. The presentation was followed by a Vin d´Honneur offered by the Ministry of Foreign...
6 December, 2021 - 12:35
SPECIAL FLIGHTS TO THE PHILIPPINES FOR: Stranded Filipino passengers bound for the Philippines as a result of policies in place to curb the effect of Covid-19 Omicron variant : (1) OSM Maritime Group flight: Airport of Origin : Amsterdam, Netherlands Date of Departure : 10 December 2021, 0800H Flight Number : MYX 8480 Date of Arrival : 11 December 2021, 1115H This flight is mounted/chartered by OSM Maritime Group. Prospective passengers...
6 December, 2021 - 11:20
The Embassy invites Filipino Au Pairs in Norway and Iceland to register with us at aupairosl@gmail.com and be updated with the Embassy’s activities for Au Pairs. Please send your full name and telephone number at aupairosl@gmail.com .