Philippines

DFA warns vs. fake websites posing as PH gov’t agencies

DFA warns vs. fake websites posing as PH gov’t agencies By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday warned Filipinos and foreign nationals against transacting with entities posing as a Philippine government agency following the spread of fake websites online. In a bulletin, the DFA … Continue reading

Alberta

Dept.of Foreign Affairs, Phil.Consulate General’s Office Calgary to repatriate remains of Filipino who drowned after heroically saving Kababayan

Press Release Dept.of Foreign Affairs, Phil.Consulate General’s Office Calgary to repatriate remains of Filipino who drowned after heroically saving Kababayan Calgary — The remains of Jefferson Cruz, the 42-year-old overseas Filipino worker who drowned in Lake Snye, Fort McMurray, Alberta on 23 August 2019 after saving the life of his kababayan, will be repatriated to … Continue reading

Philippines

DFA to help Filipinos facing deportation in Israel

DFA to help Filipinos facing deportation in Israel By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The Department of Foreign of Affairs (DFA) will provide assistance to hundreds of Filipinos in Israel who are facing deportation, Malacañang said on Monday. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made this assurance following reports that hundreds of overstaying Filipino families, … Continue reading

Philippines

DFA opens more appointment slots for passport application, renewal

DFA opens more appointment slots for passport application, renewal By Leslie Gatpolintan MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — At least 94,000 appointment slots for passport application and renewal have been added by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) after it has implemented reforms. Assistant Secretary Frank Cimafranca of the Office of Consular Affairs said the 62,450 … Continue reading