No Passport Appointment

No passport appointment if you are a returning OFW, senior citizen, PWD, pregnant woman, solo parent or minor.   You may walk in at any of the DFA’s Consular Offices in the Philippines WITHOUT AN ONLINE PASSPORT APPOINTMENT.   No passport appointment is required for the following: OFW Senior Citizen PWD Pregnant Women Solo Parents … Read more

Linggo ng Katandaang Filipino

October 1 to 7 of every year is celebrated as Elderly Filipino Week or “Linggo ng Katandaang Filipino” as declared by Proclamation No.470, s.1994.   On this week we are reminded of the rights of the elderly population to proper food, shelter, clothing, and health care.   During this period, the Department of Social Welfare … Read more

Social Welfare Attache Bill Passes Third Reading

In a vote of 18-0, the Social Welfare attaché Bill passes third reading. This bill when it becomes a law intends to place or assign a permanent social welfare attache in every country where there is a large concentration of OFWs like Hongkong and Saudi Arabia.   The social welfare attaché bill or SB N0.1819 … Read more

Free LRT-2 Ride For Senior Citizens

In celebration of the Elderly Filipino Week, LRT-2 will give free ride at LRT-2 to all valued senior citizen passengers at LRT-2 on October 1 to 7, 2018, from 7 AM to 9 PM, and from 5 PM to 7 PM. Take them out and celebrate! Have a safe trip!   To avail of the free … Read more

Palacio Arzobispal: The Archbishop of Manila Residence

The Archbishop of Manila residence is the Palacio Arzobispal. It is located in Arzobispo street in Intramuros, Manila.   The Palacio Arzobispal or Archbishop’s Palace was acquired by Archbishop Miguel de Poblete to house the offices of the Archbishop of Manila and the Catholic Church in the Philippines.   However, the building was damaged and … Read more