Are you a Filipino citizen looking to apply for a brand-new passport or to renew your old one? Here’s a simple step-by-step guide so you can get your Philippine passport right away. Passport application is now done online, but you will have to check for
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.
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
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
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
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 agencies DENR, DOT, and DILG. The closure will allow for the full rehabilitation of the
Good news! Philippine passports with 10-year validity will soon be available, and will be issued beginning January 2018. The passport will still cost P950.00 — same price as current passports that are valid for 5 years.
The official dates of Philippine holidays for the year 2018 has been announced. Check out the list here. Time now to plan your next year’s vacation!