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Release of passports to be delayed by system maintenance work

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OLD Passports and new e-Passport. PHOTO FROM DFA

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Friday that the release of passports would take a little longer starting April 1 because of a scheduled technical maintenance of its e-passport system.

Posted: March 28th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PH remains deeply concerned over Crimea crisis

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DFA spokesman Charles Jose. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

The Philippine government remains deeply concern and is hopeful that a diplomatic solution is still possible in Crimea despite Russia’s annexation of the peninsula in the southern region of Ukraine, the Department of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday.

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Spanish top diplomat visits Tacloban

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Spanish Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo (center). AP FILE PHOTO

The foreign affairs minister of Spain on Tuesday visited typhoon-stricken Tacloban City to check on the ongoing rehabilitation efforts in the Visayas.

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Ship manned by Filipinos responds to sighting of possible airline debris

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One of the relatives of Chinese passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 waits to attend a briefing meeting with Malaysian officials in a hotel ballroom in Beijing, China, Friday, March 21, 2014. Planes are flying out of Australia again to search for two objects detected by satellite that may be debris from the missing Malaysian airliner. AP

A Norwegian merchant ship manned by a crew of Filipinos was the first vessel to respond at the reported sighting of objects in the Indian Ocean that could have come from a missing jetliner that officials in Kuala Lumpur had described as a “credible lead” to the fate of Malaysian Airlines flight MH-370 since it disappeared nearly two weeks ago.

Posted: March 21st, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Spanish foreign minister set to visit Manila, Tacloban

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Spanish Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo (center). AP FILE PHOTO

The Foreign Affairs Minister of Spain is set to visit the Philippines for two days during which he will meet with President Benigno Aquino III and will also visit Tacloban City, Leyte to check on the rehabilitation efforts.

Posted: March 20th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

DFA identifying 20 Filipinos arrested in Spain drug raids

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DFA spokesman Charles Jose. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

The Philippines is working to get the identities of the 20 Filipinos arrested in Spain for their alleged involvement in drug trafficking, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Wednesday.

Posted: March 19th, 2014 in Europe,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

DFA: Saudi tourists in the Philippines reach record-high

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Growth of visitors in the Philippines from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Infographics from DFA.

The arrival of visitors from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is at an all-time high, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said in a statement Tuesday.

Posted: March 18th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

New DFA Spokesman banks on experience in China in new post

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DFA spokesman Charles Jose. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

With a total of eleven years of experience in three diplomatic posts in China, the new spokesperson of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Monday that he is ready to face the hot issues between the Philippines and China.

Posted: March 17th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

DFA, DOLE assure safety of Filipinos in Ukraine

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AP FILE PHOTO

A team from the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has met with Filipinos in Ukraine to ensure their safety in light of the tense political situation in the country.

Posted: March 17th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Ship expulsion ‘clear threat to PH rights’—DFA

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Philippine Foreign Affairs Department spokesman Raul Hernandez  AP  FILE PHOTO

For the second time in 2014, Chinese Coast Guard (CCG) vessels drove away Filipinos from maritime features in the West Philippine Sea and subsequently rejected the protest filed by the Philippine government.

Posted: March 11th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

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