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Where to Pay Philippine Passport Application Fee

All applicants for a Philippine passport are now required to pay the passport processing fee before they proceed to the DFA consular office. The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) implemented this rule to discourage applicants who fail to show up during their chosen appointment date.

How to get your Philippine National ID Card

Here’s everything you need to know about the Philippine National ID Card (also called PhilSys ID or Phil ID) — from the documentary requirements to application steps to application venues in the Philippines and abroad. What is the Philippine National ID or PhilSys ID? The Philippine

PAGASA Rainfall Warning Signals: Yellow, Orange, Red

What do Yellow, Orange, and Red rainfall warning signals mean? It was a laudable effort on the part of PAGASA back in 2012 to use color codes to simplify its Rainfall Warning System. However I instantly got confused and wondered why they initially used a

FAKE: Pacquiao’s money and house & lot giveaway on FB

Don’t be fooled by hoax reports that are now going viral on Facebook about Sen. Manny Pacquiao giving away money, house & lot, and other high-valued items for free. These Facebook posts are most likely FAKE! These posts announce that Sen. Pacquiao, fresh from his

CANCELLED: Cebu Pacific Flights Affected by Boracay Closure

It’s now final and approved: Boracay will be closed to tourists for six (6) months beginning April 26, 2018. President Rodrigo Duterte has approved on April 4 this proposal from government agenciesĀ DENR, DOT, and DILG. The closure will allow for the full rehabilitation of the