Mabuhay and welcome to the official website of the Embassy of the Philippines in Oman.
The website contains information on the services that the Philippine Embassy provides to Filipinos in Oman, Omani citizens and other nationals. These include issuance of visas, passport renewals, dual citizenship, overseas absentee voting, and doing business in the Philippines.
Further, the website gives advisories and important announcements by the Philippine government. Here, visitors may also find newsworthy events particularly about projects and programs undertaken by the Embassy and Filipino community organizations.
Through online connection, the Embassy strives to serve you better and faster.
NARCISO T. CASTANEDA
PUBLIC ADVISORY: PHILIPPINE HOLIDAYS
Please be informed that the Embassy will be closed on the following dates:
21 August 2014, Thursday - Ninoy Aquino Day
24 August 2014, Sunday - National Heroes' Day
Please be guided accordingly.
PHILIPPINE EMBASSY HOTLINE:
For extreme emergencies, please cont
Migration Advocacy and Media (MAM) Awards 2014
The Philippine Embassy in Muscat would like to inform the public that nominations for the Migration Advocacy and Media (MAM) Awards 2014 are now formally open. Conceived in 2011 by the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) for the Celebration of the Month of Overseas Filipinos and International Migrants Day in the Philippines (December and Dece
TYPHOON “GLENDA” (RAMMASUN)
TYPHOON “GLENDA” (RAMMASUN) as of 22 July 2014, 6:00 am (Philippine Time) Source: National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) The Philippine Embassy wishes to inform the public on the effects of Typhoon “Glenda” (Rammasun) that hit Regions I, III, IV-A, IV-B, VIII, and NCR. A total of 330,433 families / 1,600,298 persons w
PUBLIC ADVISORY: Oman and Philippine Holidays
The public is hereby informed that the Philippine Embassy in Muscat will be closed on the following dates: 24 July 2014 (Thursday) - Renaissance Day; 27 - 31 July 2014 (Sunday - Thursday) - Eid Al Fitr; 21 August 2014 (Thursday) - Ninoy Aquino Day; and on 24 August 2014 (Sunday) - National Heroes Day. For guidance. Thank you.
NOTICE OF HEARING - OVERSEAS VOTING
A hearing will be held on21
July 2014 on the List of Applicants for Registration for the
2016 Overseas Absentee Voting now listed at the Embassy.
Place: Philippine Embassy<
2014 Foreign Service Officer (FSO) Qualifying Test – Extension of Deadline of Submission of FSO Application Forms
The Philippine Embassy in Muscat is pleased to inform the public that the deadline for the submission of application forms for the 2014 Foreign Service Officer (FSO) Qualifying Test is extended until 07 July 2014. Please be reminded that the said test will be held on 10 August 2014 in the designated testing centers in the Philippines: Bacolod Ci
NOTICE OF REGISTRATION AND ELECTION TO ALL FILIPINO CITIZENS
Notice is hereby given that under Republic Act No. 9189, otherwise known as “The Overseas Absentee Voting Ac of 2013”,as amended by Republic Act No10590, all citizens of the Philippines abroad, who are not otherwise disqualified by law, at least eighteen (18) years of age on the elections, and who are registered overseas voters, may vote fo