The Philippine Population Count…the demographic advantage

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Found an interesting topic regarding the increasing population count of the country as per NSO’s census activities. It seems that there are pros and cons to ponder on… This article may be a good read if you have time to spare.   Giving up the demographic advantage A LAW EACH DAY (Keeps TroubleContinue reading “The Philippine Population Count…the demographic advantage”

DFA Warns the Public Against Passport Fixers

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Just to reiterate so you won’t get victimized by fixers. Last June 2010 The Department of Foreign Affairs-Office of Consular Affairs (DFA-OCA)warned the public against unscrupulous and enterprising individuals who charge exorbitant fees in exchange for a passport appointment…… DFA-OCA does not authorize any of its personnel to offer passport-related services (particularly appointments)Continue reading “DFA Warns the Public Against Passport Fixers”

DFA Passport Experience : on photo capturing

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Finished passport application. Whew. Was a blast. Something I learned when they start getting your photo for the passport. While inside the Passport Enrollment Section. Here are some Guidelines to be followed: 1) YOUR POSE Your frontal pose looking directly at the camera lens and showing your full face must be used……. 2)Continue reading “DFA Passport Experience : on photo capturing”

How to obtain an NSO Authenticated Certification?

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Now that the All Saint’s Day festival is done, we get back to the basics; that is getting info and spreading the word 🙂 Here’s a guide on how to obtain an NSO Authenticated Certification: 1. In Person – By going to NSO Serbilis Centers nationwide. 2. By Postal Service System – ByContinue reading “How to obtain an NSO Authenticated Certification?”