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No Filipinos reported affected by underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga – DFA

Robie de Guzman   •   January 20, 2022

MANILA, Philippines – No Filipino casualties have been reported following the massive underwater volcanic eruption that triggered tsunami warnings across the Pacific, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Wednesday....

DFA temporarily closes some passport service sites amid rising COVID cases

Robie de Guzman   •   January 10, 2022

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday announced it will be temporarily closing some of its consular offices amid increasing COVID-19 cases in the country. In...

DFA restricts entry of unvaccinated passport applicants in Alert Level 3 malls

Robie de Guzman   •   January 6, 2022

MANILA, Philippines — Persons unvaccinated against COVID-19 will not be allowed to enter Consular Offices and Temporary Off-Site Passport Services in malls in areas under Alert Level 3, the Department...

Passport applicants in Odette-hit areas to be contacted for appointment rescheduling — DFA

Robie de Guzman   •   December 22, 2021

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Office of Consular Affairs (OCA) has advised applicants affected by the closure of consular offices (CO) due to the onslaught of Typhoon Odette last...

DFA to cancel, dispose unclaimed passports issued before December 2020

Robie de Guzman   •   December 10, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has announced the cancellation and disposal of all unclaimed passports that were scheduled for release before December 2020. In a statement,...

Philippines tells China to ‘back off’ after incident in Ayungin Shoal

Maris Federez   •   November 18, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — “The acts of the Chinese Coast Guard vessels are illegal. China has no law enforcement rights in and around these areas. They must take heed and back...

DFA reminds public: Appointment still required for passport, apostille services

Robie de Guzman   •   November 18, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) reminds the public that all of its consular offices, including temporary off-site passport service facilities, still require an appointment for either...

Online passport tracker taken down over data privacy issue – DFA

Robie de Guzman   •   November 10, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Wednesday said it has taken down its online passport tracker over data privacy issue. In a statement, the DFA’s Office...

PH gov’t urged to open more off-site passport services

Robie de Guzman   •   November 4, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – Senator Joel Villanueva has called on the government to open more off-site passport processing centers in malls outside of Metro Manila as the easing of COVID-19 cases...

DFA lowers alert level in Iraq as security situation improves

Robie de Guzman   •   November 2, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday announced it has lowered the alert level for the whole of Iraq amid improving security situation in the said...

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