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Call for Proposals: The Evaluation of the Informal ASEM Human Rights Seminar Series (2012-2017)

Posted on Tuesday, 19 March 2019 

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Franchise Expert Conducts Series of Talks on Venturing into the Philippine Market

Posted on Monday, 18 March 2019 

10 March 2019 – The Philippine Embassy in Singapore held a financial literacy forum on “Getting a Franchise in the Philippines,” with Mr. Armando Bartolome, who is an expert on franchising, as resource speaker. Before an audience of about 120 overseas Filipinos, Mr. Bartolome spoke on considerations for getting a franchise. His tips included doing […]

Philippine Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Advisory

Posted on Monday, 18 March 2019 

International Filipina Designer Pia Gladys Perey Showcased in Singapore

Posted on Monday, 11 March 2019 

08 March 2019 – To strengthen its presence in the Singapore market, internationally-renowned Filipina designer, Pia Gladys Perey (PGP), was among those featured in an exclusive showcase for Maison de Designer held on 23 February 2019 at the St. Regis Hotel. First Secretary Gonaranao B. Musor and Commercial Counsellor Maria Cynthia B. Ricafort attended on […]

Overseas Voting for the 2019 Philippine National Elections | 13 April – 13 May 2019

Posted on Thursday, 7 March 2019 

Guidelines for Accreditation (Mass Media / Filipino Community / NGO / CSO) in Connection with the Conduct of Overseas Voting for the May 2019 elections

Posted on Wednesday, 6 March 2019 

The COMELEC Resolutions on the Guidelines for Accreditation in Connection with the Conduct of Overseas Voting under the Republic Act No. 9189, otherwise known as “The Overseas Absentee Voting Act of 2003” as amended by Republic Act No. 10590 for Purposes of the May 13 2019 National and Local Elections may be viewed by clicking […]

Philippine Embassy in Singapore Hosts Financial Literacy Seminar on Retail Treasury Bonds

Posted on Wednesday, 6 March 2019 

26 February 2019 – The Philippine Embassy in Singapore hosted a financial literacy seminar on retail treasury bonds (RTBs) on Saturday, 23 February 2019. The seminar was conducted by Ms. Sharon P. Almanza, Deputy Treasurer of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Bureau of Treasury, as one of their roadshows to launch the 22nd Tranche of […]

PH Showcases Resilience and Creativity at Chingay Parade 2019

Posted on Thursday, 28 February 2019 

  The Philippines proudly displayed its rich and colourful culture as well as its resilience amid adversity during the Chingay Parade 2019 which was held on 15-16 February 2019 at F1 Pit Building, Singapore. The theme for this year’s parade is “Dreams Funtasia.” The Chingay Parade, Singapore’s annual national event, is the largest street performance […]

PH Explores Training Opportunities on Leadership and Diplomacy with SG

Posted on Monday, 18 February 2019 

13 February 2019 – Minister and Consul General of the Philippine Embassy in Singapore, Mr. Adrian Bernie C. Candolada, formally made an introductory call on the Deputy Director of Singapore MFA’s Technical Cooperation Directorate, Ms. Elenore Kang, last 12 February. During the meeting, Minister Candolada acknowledged the milestone in the bilateral relations between the Philippines […]

Philippine Embassy, Singapore Participates in the Feast Day of Sto. Niño and the Sinulog Festival

Posted on Monday, 18 February 2019 

Philippine Ambassador to Singapore, Joseph Del Mar Yap, his wife, Madame Josephine Gotianun Yap, and the officers and staff of the Philippine Embassy joined the celebration of the Feast Day of Sto. Niño and the Sinulog Festival on 27 January 2019 at the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour-Singapore. This is the fifth year […]

Financial Literacy Seminar on Purchasing Retail Treasury Bonds

Posted on Thursday, 14 February 2019 

The Philippine Embassy in Singapore is pleased to inform you that the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas will hold a special financial literacy seminar on BUYING PHILIPPINE RETAIL TREASURY BONDS on 23 February 2019 Saturday at the Philippine Embassy (20 Nassim Road 258395), at 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 nn. Admission is free. This seminar is being conducted as a special announcement of the […]

Ambassador, PH Businesses Discuss Creation of a Chamber of Commerce

Posted on Sunday, 10 February 2019 

24 January 2019 – Ambassador Joseph Del Mar Yap and representatives of 17 Filipino-owned businesses discussed yesterday the prospect of creating a Philippine Chamber of Commerce in Singapore. The meeting was attended by representatives of : Afreight, Ayala Land, BDO Unibank, Churreria La Lola, Excent One, HFSE International School, Human Nature and Greenpicks, Jollibee, LBC […]

50th Anniversary of PH-SG relations celebrations discussed at Filcom leaders meeting

Posted on Sunday, 10 February 2019 

Singapore, 26 January 2019 – The Philippine Embassy in Singapore held its regular Filipino Community Leaders meeting, where Ambassador Joseph M. Yap announced its plans to hold special activities to mark the 50th Anniversary of the establishment of Philippines-Singapore diplomatic relations. The Embassy presented the official logo of the 50th Anniversary program, the result of […]

First Sunday Consular Services in Singapore for 2019

Posted on Friday, 1 February 2019 

31 January 2019 – The Philippine Embassy in Singapore, in coordination with the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO), successfully conducted its first Sunday consular services for 2019 last 27 January. With Consul Gonaranao B. Musor as supervising officer, the Embassy and POLO completed a total of 386 transactions: 88 passport renewals processed, 8 passport validity […]

CONSULAR ADVISORY | On the Birth Certificate Requirement

Posted on Thursday, 24 January 2019 

EMBASSY ADVISORY | Sunday Operations

Posted on Thursday, 24 January 2019 

PH and SG Jointly Launch Official Logo and Tagline for their 50th Anniversary

Posted on Thursday, 17 January 2019 

14 January 2019 – Philippine Ambassador to Singapore Joseph Del Mar Yap proudly announces the launch of the official logo and tagline for the 50th anniversary of Philippines-Singapore relations this year. The logo was chosen from 37 entries submitted in a competition jointly conducted by the Philippine Embassy in Singapore and the Singapore Embassy in […]

CONSULAR ANNOUNCEMENT | On the delay in the delivery of ePassports from DFA Manila

Posted on Wednesday, 9 January 2019 

The Embassy would like to apologize for the inconvenience caused by the recent delay in the delivery of passports from Manila. Before heading out to the Embassy on the estimated date of release, our clients are kindly requested to check the Embassy website first (click the icon “ePassports Ready for Collection”) if their passports are […]

34 Overseas Filipinos in Singapore Pass SPLE

Posted on Wednesday, 26 December 2018 

21 December 2018 – Ambassador Joseph Del Mar Yap led the oath-taking ceremony yesterday of Filipinos who successfully passed the Special Professional Licensure Examination (SPLE) conducted in Singapore on 24-26 August 2018. Out of the 96 who qualified to take their respective licensure examination, 34 professionals passed or 32.64% of the total number of examinees. […]

Philippine Embassy honours the Philippine Migrants during its Filcom Christmas Celebration

Posted on Monday, 17 December 2018 

8 December 2018 – The Philippine Embassy celebrated International Migrants Day and the Christmas season with the Filipino Community in Singapore. One hundred and fifty representatives of Filipino clubs and organizations joined the gathering. Ambassador Yap reported to the Filipino Community leaders on the highlights of the Embassy’s operations for the period January-November 2018. The […]

Philippine Embassy in Singapore celebrates Rizal Day

Posted on Tuesday, 11 December 2018 

In commemoration of the 122nd anniversary of Dr. Jose Rizal’s 1896 execution at Bagumbayan, the Philippine Embassy in Singapore held an advance simple ceremony on 06 December 2018 in front of the Jose Rizal marker at the Asian Civilization Museum. Ambassador Joseph del Mar Yap delivered the opening remarks and a message on the life […]

Filipino NTU Students meet and learn more about the Philippine Embassy

Posted on Thursday, 6 December 2018 

The Philippine Embassy hosted a get-together with Filipino graduate students from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) on 9 November 2018. Three Filipino students are taking up MSc International Relations, two are studying MSc Strategic Studies, one is an MSc in International Political Economy student and another one is a PhD candidate who are all from S. […]

PH Embassy supports the 2018 18-Day Campaign To End Violence against Women (VAW)

Posted on Sunday, 25 November 2018 

 

Singapore Red Cross highlights Stories of Hope and Resilience in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan

Posted on Friday, 16 November 2018 

The Singapore Red Cross launched a commemorative photo exhibition entitled “Bangon. Arise. Stories of Hope & Resilience” at The Cathay which was held from 2 to 4 November 2018. The exhibition was inspired by the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan that caused widespread devastation in the Philippines five years ago. Consul General Victorio Mario M. Dimagiba, […]

IBP-Misamis Oriental Chapter and Philippine Embassy in Singapore conduct Legal Aid Mission

Posted on Thursday, 8 November 2018 

The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) – Misamis Oriental Chapter, in partnership with the Philippine Embassy in Singapore conducted a free legal aid mission on 28 October 2018. Four (4) lawyers, namely Attys. Rex Jose P. Raagas, Rey P. Raagas, Robert W. Raypon and JR Elumba provided legal advice to a total of thirty […]

PH wins 2nd Place in the ASEAN Data Science Explorer 2018

Posted on Friday, 2 November 2018 

31 October 2018 – Two Education Students of the Nueva Ecija University of Science & Technology, Messrs. Jade O. Hizon and John Rusty T. Perena, won 2nd place in the ASEAN Data Science Explorer 2018 held last 25 October in Singapore. Messrs. Hizon and Perena, who are on their last year for their Bachelor’s Degree […]

ART TREK 12 CONCLUDES WITH “BAHALA NA”

Posted on Monday, 29 October 2018 

Art Trek 12 held its closing exhibit at Di Legno Gallery on 19 December 2018. Consul General Victorio Mario M. Dimagiba, Jr. graced the opening of the exhibition on behalf of Ambassador Joseph del Mar Yap. Consul General Dimagiba, in his remarks, conveyed the Embassy’ appreciation to all those who supported Art Trek 12 and […]

Filipino Christmas Starts Early at Mandarin Orchard

Posted on Monday, 29 October 2018 

22 October 2018 – It’s an early Christmas celebration at Mandarin Orchard as they hosted an event for media and other influencers last 19 October that showcased capiz parols from Pampanga. Ambassador Joseph Del Mar Yap was among the VIPs invited to this exclusive event. “No one celebrates Christmas the way Filipinos do – colourful […]

Singapore Minister Invites Peace Delegation from PH on the Bangsamoro Organic Law

Posted on Monday, 22 October 2018 

22 October 2018 – Ambassador Joseph Del Mar Yap made a courtesy call on Minister of Environment and Water Resources Masagos Zulkifli last 19 October at the Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources Building. Mr. Masagos is also concurrently the Minister-in-Charge of Muslim Affairs. Both sides discussed possible cooperation on environment and climate action, […]

Art Trek 12 reaches the home stretch with eight Filipino contemporary artists

Posted on Sunday, 21 October 2018 

Art Trek 12 reached its home stretch with the opening of its eighth exhibition on 11 October 2018 at the Goshen Art Gallery and its ninth exhibition on 12 October 2018 at the Miaja Art Collection. Ambassador Joseph Del Mar Yap graced the opening of the two exhibitions. Members of the diplomatic corps including Ambassador […]

Avante-Garde Exhibitions Featured in Art Trek 12

Posted on Saturday, 20 October 2018 

      The Philippine Embassy’s Art Trek, an annual cultural event, showcased its sixth and seventh exhibitions on 4 October 2018 at the Utterly Art Gallery and on 5 October 2018 at the Kult Studio and Gallery. Utterly Art’s featured artist, Mr. Jonathan Joven, captivated art enthusiasts with his depiction of life from the […]

Bangon. Arise. Stories of Hope and Resilience.

Posted on Thursday, 18 October 2018 

Advisory for Hiring | Pag-IBIG Fund Singapore Office

Posted on Thursday, 18 October 2018 

PH Looks to SG for Reforms in its Education System

Posted on Wednesday, 17 October 2018 

15 October 2018 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones officially visited Singapore on 07-10 October 2018, where she got to observe first-hand a primary and a secondary school, as well as meet with her Singaporean counterpart, Education Minister Ong Ye Kung. Secretary Briones, accompanied by First Secretary Gonaranao B. Musor, DepEd Director […]

Young, Talented Filipino Artists showcased at ART TREK 12

Posted on Wednesday, 17 October 2018 

Art Trek, a yearly event organized by the Philippine Embassy, in collaboration with various Singapore galleries and Filipino artists, which is now on its 12th year, opened  its fourth and fifth exhibitions on 30 September 2018 at the Pinta Contemporary and on 3 October 2018 at Taksu Gallery, respectively. Ambassador Joseph Del Mar Yap graced […]

2019 Foreign Service Officer (FSO) Examinations

Posted on Tuesday, 16 October 2018 

The Philippine Embassy in Singapore is pleased to announce the holding of the 2019 FOREIGN SERVICE OFFICER (FSO) EXAMINATIONS. Applicants for the examination must be knowledgeable in the economic, political, and social conditions of the Philippines, and must possess not only facility in oral and written communications but also the traits essential to the performance […]

FREE LEGAL AID CLINIC

Posted on Tuesday, 16 October 2018 

The representatives from the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) – Misamis Oriental Chapter will hold a free legal aid clinic at the Philippine Embassy on 28 October 2018 (Sunday), from 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. Those who have queries relating to Philippine civil and criminal laws may wish to avail of the free consultation […]

PH – SG 50 Years of Diplomatic relations | Call for Submission

Posted on Tuesday, 16 October 2018 

Art and Science Meet at Featured Exhibitions of Art Trek 12

Posted on Saturday, 13 October 2018 

Two of the exhibitions featured in Art Trek 12 had art and science meet that enabled viewers to have a deeper experience at art appreciation. At Goshen Art Gallery’s “Jubilation: The Art of Jeff Dahilan”, which was opened on 27 September 2018, Jeff Dahilan’s impressive technique involved employing visual tricks in his   abstract and figurative […]

Preview of the exhibit of Filipino artist Lindslee for #arttrek12 at Taksu Gallery

Posted on Tuesday, 2 October 2018 

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