Mga Bagong Requirements sa Renewal ng Green at Machine Readable Passports

Para sa lahat ng naka-schedule at nagbabalak pa lamang magpa renew ng kanilang Green o Machine Readable Passports, importanteng malaman na may bagong patakaran ang Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) sa prosesong ito. Simula noong Lunes, June 6, 2016, lahat ng domestic applications para sa renewal ng nasabing Green o Machine Readable Passports (MRP) ayContinue reading “Mga Bagong Requirements sa Renewal ng Green at Machine Readable Passports”

DFA Imposes 30-day Ban on No-show Passport Applicants

Setting an appointment with the DFA to apply for a new passport or have an old one renewed, is free of charge.  All you have to do is log on to the website, choose a DFA branch nearest you, and block off your preferred date and time for the passport application.  It is aContinue reading “DFA Imposes 30-day Ban on No-show Passport Applicants”

Philippine Passports for Pinoys with Dual Citizenship

In yesterday’s blog, we talked about the possibility of re-acquiring Filipino citizenship after becoming a naturalized citizen of another country. Such Pinoys have dual citizenship. Today’s blog will focus on how a Filipino with dual citizenship can apply for his Philippine passport. Yes. They can have two passports – one from the country where theyContinue reading “Philippine Passports for Pinoys with Dual Citizenship”

How To Apply for a Tourist Visa to Japan

Acquiring a visa to visit Japan as a tourist has become easier and more convenient for Filipinos.  Previous tourist visa holders are actually granted visas valid up to five years while tourists are now able to stay up to 30 days!  If your documents and IDs are complete and updated upon application, you are almostContinue reading “How To Apply for a Tourist Visa to Japan”

The Easy & Systematic Way of Getting a DFA Passport

Bonjour.  Mabuhay. It’s been a while and the rush rush of everyday life seems to keep on rushing 🙂 Also, your inquiries and questions just keep pouring in that I hardly find any time to post new blogs or even subjects of interest lately. However, I noticed that some people are still under the cloudContinue reading “The Easy & Systematic Way of Getting a DFA Passport”

DFA Passport Delivery Service

Bonjour. Mabuhay. I have been reviewing the comments and posts on passport delivery and have noted something that I feel I can share with you so you can benefit from it. Mahirap kasi pakinggan yung mga kababayan natin na inis na inis sa paghihintay ng passport nila. Kaya nag research ako kung ano at sinoContinue reading “DFA Passport Delivery Service”

DFA Consular Office Issues Advisory on Passport Applications

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Let’s hope this news brings good things for Pinoys hoping to get the passport processing done with. ============================== The Department of Foreign Affairs-Office of Consular Affairs (DFA-OCA) wishes to inform the public that measures have been put in place to address the delay in the processing and releasing of passports which are causedContinue reading “DFA Consular Office Issues Advisory on Passport Applications”