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News update for passport applicants.
Applicants scheduled for a passport appointment on June 20 will be accommodated from June 13 to 17, the Department of Foreign Affairs-Office of Consular Affairs said Saturday.

The DFA said this is in compliance with Proclamation 154 declaring June 20 as a special non-working holiday.

It was referring to President Benigno Aquino III’s declaration that June 20 is a non-working day to mark the 150th birth anniversary of national hero Dr. Jose Rizal.

Rizal’s birth anniversary this year, June 19, falls on a Sunday.

The DFA said those with questions can contact (632) 556-0000, (632) 737-1000 or e-mail or – JE, GMA News

Take note and act accordingly. Check your schedules early.


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