Tag Archives: OFW

Jennifer Dalqueza is finally home

Jennifer Dalqueza is finally home.   Thank you to the men and women of the Philippine Embassy in Abu Dhabi, especially Ambassadors Grace Princesa, Constancio Vigno and Hjayceelyn Quintana.   After spending almost four years in a UAE prison, acquitted Filipina murder suspect Jennifer Dalquez finally boarded her flight to freedom but she did not leave without thanking… Read More »

Memorial Mass Held In Stockholm for Mailyn Conde Sinambong

A memorial mass was held in Stockholm on Tuesday evening for Mailyn Conde Sinambong. The mass, which was organized by the Philippine Embassy in Oslo, was held at the Heliga Trefaldighets Catholic Church and was concelebrated by Fr. Ron Toledo and Fr. Gabe Baldostamon of the Congregation of the Passion of Jesus. It was participated in by Consul… Read More »

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 Minors 7 Years… 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 will surely prevent… Read More »

Philippines and Angola | 17 Years of Diplomatic Relations

Today, September 14, we celebrate 17 years of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the Philippines and Angola.   Here are some facts you need to know about the Philippines and Angola: The Capital of Angola is Luanda. Most Angolans are Christian. The Flight hour from Manila to Luanda is 22 hours and 30 minutes. The Currency… Read More »