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Filipinos in Sudan urged to ‘exercise caution’ amid political unrest

Posted on Friday, 12 April 2019 12:31 PM | No Comments
MANILA–The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday (April 11) called on overseas Filipino workers in Sudan “to exercise caution in light of the uncertainty caused by the current political...

DFA raises alert level 3 in Tripoli, Libya

Posted on Tuesday, 9 April 2019 03:09 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday raised the alert level from two to three in Tripoli and nearby districts amid the escalating violence in Libya....

163 Filipino crew of stranded cruise ship in Norway all safe: DFA

Posted on Monday, 25 March 2019 12:51 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) continues to closely monitor the rescue operations for the passengers of a cruise ship that was stranded off the coast of...

DFA Sec. Locsin to visit China next week

Posted on Friday, 15 March 2019 12:22 PM | No Comments
Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. will embark on a four-day official visit to China next week, the Department of Foreign Affairs announced Thursday (March 16). The official visit will...

Locsin: No need to review US-PH Defense Treaty

Posted on Saturday, 2 March 2019 12:04 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. believes that there is no need to review the United States’ Mutual Defense Treaty with the Philippines. In a report on...

DFA cautions Filipinos vs travel to Kashmir amid India-Pakistan tensions

Posted on Friday, 1 March 2019 09:17 AM | No Comments
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), on Thursday, advised Filipinos in India and Pakistan to stay vigilant and avoid travels to the Kashmir region. This is amid rising tensions between...

DFA urges Filipinos to be vigilant amid tensions between India, Pakistan

Posted on Friday, 1 March 2019 01:16 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday urged Filipinos in India and Pakistan to be vigilant amid soaring tensions between the two countries. In an advisory,...

No Filipinos in Bangladesh hijacking attempt – DFA

Posted on Monday, 25 February 2019 12:58 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed on Monday (February 25) that no Filipinos were on board the Biman Bangladesh flight that made an emergency landing following...

No need for birth certificates in renewal of passports — DFA

Posted on Wednesday, 16 January 2019 08:14 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Foreign Affairs issued a new order removing the submission of birth certificates in the renewal of passports. In a tweet, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teddy...

DFA’s passport portal down for maintenance, upgrade

Posted on Monday, 24 December 2018 02:35 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) passport appointment portal has been temporarily unavailable since Sunday (December 23). Based on the advisory of the DFA, the agency’s passport appointment portal,...