8 Filipinos Arrested in Myanmar for Immigration Violations

8 Filipinos Arrested in Myanmar Over Violations of Immigration Laws Eight (8) Filipinos seek help from the Philippine government after being arrested in Myanmar over violations of immigration laws. According to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), at least eight Filipinos were arrested in Myanmar near the Thai border for breaking foreign immigration restrictions. According … Read more

PH Envoy to Saudi Sent Home after Wife Caught Campaigning for BBM

Saudi Envoy Ordered to Return Home after Wife Caught Campaigning The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has ordered the Philippine envoy to Saudi Arabia to return after his wife was caught campaigning. After his wife became popular on social media while campaigning for presidential candidate Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr., Philippine Envoy to Saudi Arabia Adnan … Read more

8 Filipino Victims of Human Trafficking in Syria Return Home – DFA

DFA Helped 8 Filipino Victims of Human Trafficking in Syria to Return to Their Home The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has helped eight (8) Filipino victims of human trafficking from Syria to return to their homes. The embassy shelter had previously housed eight Filipinos. The repatriates appreciate the DFA’s and the Philippine Embassy’s efforts … Read more

Unclaimed Passports To Get Disposed, Says DFA

DFA Says Unclaimed Passports Will Be Disposed UNCLAIMED PASSPORTS DISPOSED – Those who have yet to claim their passports might want to consider picking them up soon. Earlier, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said it would cancel “all unclaimed passports” scheduled for December 2020. Now, those that have their passports scheduled before the date … Read more

DFA Speaks on Unclaimed Passports Set for Release before December 2020

DFA Philippine Passport

DFA Makes Decision on Unclaimed Passports for Around a Year Now DFA – The Department of Foreign Affairs made an announcement regarding the unclaimed passports issued before December 2020. One of the primary identification documents in the Philippines is the Philippine passport. Although it is mainly needed for travel purposes, it can be used in … Read more

DFA Rejects Over 24, 000 Passport Applications Due to Incorrect Info

Passport Applications

Over 24, 000 Passport Applications Rejected by DFA Due to Incorrect Info The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has suspend over 24, 000 passport applications due to incorrect information. A passport is an official governmental document that contains a given person’s identity, which helps to protect the holder on its travel to and from foreign … Read more

Japanese Embassy Claims Tokyo Received Warning of Possible Attack in PH

Japanese Embassy in Manila

Japanese Embassy Reveals Warning Received by Tokyo JAPANESE EMBASSY – The Embassy in Manila confirmed that Tokyo claimed they received a warning of an attack in six (6) countries including the Philippines. A lot of things are happening across the globe now. Unfortunately, while most countries are having a hard time dealing with the COVID-19 … Read more

DFA Urges Filipinos In Afghanistan To Be Ready To Evacuate Anytime

DFA Urges Filipinos To Be Ready To Leave Afghanistan When Opportunity Comes DFA URGES FILIPINOS TO BE READY – As the Taliban continues to take over Afghanistan, Filipinos are told to remain vigilant. According to the Department of Foreign Affairs, Filipinos in Afghanistan need to “remain ready to move when opportunities to leave arise”. Furthermore, … Read more

Gay Couple, Including Filipino, Attacked by Hate Crime Suspects in UK

Gay Couple, Including Filipino, Suffer Injuries After Attacked in UK Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. ordered the Philippine Embassy in the United Kingdom to help a gay couple attacked by men. A gay couple, including a Filipino, were victims of hate crimes at Birmingham Gay Village in England, according to a story by The … Read more

Hong Kong won’t Honor COVID-19 Vaccination Cards Issued by PH – FDA

DFA Appeals to Hong Kong After Announcing Vaccination Cards Issued by PH Not Valid The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has appealed to the Hong Kong government after announcing that they won’t honor COVI-19 vaccination cards issued by the Philippines. According to the DFA, the Philippines is considering having Hong Kong accept the international vaccination … Read more