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”

NSO 2012 TIP #1

Bonjour. Mabuhay. It’s still the early part of the year and the traditional mad rush to get passports, birth certificates, and other documents will soon start off like a cacophony of sounds and dazzling lights. Year in and year out, Pinoys are mentally bound by the habit of rushing on the extreme point of need,Continue reading “NSO 2012 TIP #1”

DFA : Passport Appointment of Sept 27, rescheduled

Bonjour. Mabuhay. If you were not able to get your passport processed yesterday, September 27, 2011, don’t worry. The DFA has announced a re-sched for your appointment. Read below: THE Department of Foreign Affairs-Office of Consular Affairs (DFA-OCA) yesterday announced that passport applicants who were unable to file their applications due to heavy rains broughtContinue reading “DFA : Passport Appointment of Sept 27, rescheduled”

DFA To Accommodate June 20 Passport Appointments Earlier

Bonjour. Mabuhay. 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 wasContinue reading “DFA To Accommodate June 20 Passport Appointments Earlier”

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”