The Philippines will host the First APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting and Related Meetings (SOM1) from January 26 to February 7, 2015 at Clark and Subic Freeport Zones.
The Philippines will host the First APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting and Related Meetings (SOM1) from January 26 to February 7 at Clark and Subic Freeport Zones.
The Philippine Consulate General on January 5 issued an Advisory on its website warning Filipino travelers transiting or entering Hong Kong against bringing restricted items, particularly stunning devices, in their hand-carried or checked-in luggage.
The Department of Foreign Affairs would like to advise the public that consular services shall be available in the National Capital Region (NCR) on January 17, 2015 (Saturday), at the following mall-based DFA Satellite Offices.
We are appalled by the senseless attacks that took twelve innocent lives and wounded several others in Paris. We join the French nation and the rest of the world in denouncing this blatant disregard for human lives and the fundamental right of expression.
“The current focus on the maritime disputes in the West Philippine Sea has made it clear that we need to foster the ‘archipelagic consciousness’ among our people. By understanding the fundamental link between our maritime heritage and our identities as Filipinos, we build the unshakeable will to defend our maritime domain.” —DFA Spokesperson Charles C. Jose
The DFA-OCA wishes to inform the public that DFA Aseana (at Macapagal Boulevard) and all mall-based DFA Satellite Offices in the NCR shall be closed from January 15 to 19, 2015.
PH Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia, Consul General Edgar Badajos, and incoming Philippine Honorary Consul Agkarajit Phanomvan na Ayudhya lead other Embassy officials and guests in cutting the ceremonial ribbon to formally open the office of the Philippine Honorary Consul in Chiang Mai
In observance of the public holidays in the last week of December, the public is informed of the Authentication service schedules at Department of Foreign Affairs-Aseana (DFA Aseana), DFA NCR-West (SM Manila), DFA NCR-East (SM Megamall). DFA NCR-Northeast (Ali Mall), DFA NCR-South (Metro Gaisano Alabang) and DFA San Fernando-Pampanga (Robinson Starmills).
“Building Inclusive Economies, Building a Better World”: APEC 2015 will put premium in investing in human capital development across the APEC platform.