PCSO Contact Info

Bonjour. Mabuhay. For those asking on how to follow up their concerns with the PCSO, here’s some address and contact info for your reference: ============================================================== Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) Address: 3/F PCSO Main Building E. Rodriguez Sr. Ave. P.O. Box 141 1102 Quezon City Internet: http://www.pcso.gov.ph E-mail Address: N/A Phone: +63 2 749 4371Continue reading “PCSO Contact Info”

DFA: Foreign Affairs Exec Apologizes For Delayed Passport Releases

Bonjour. Mabuhay. If your in Mindanao, here’s some passport news for you: GENERAL SANTOS CITY — The Department of Foreign Affairs consular office here apologized Monday for the delayed releases of passports that have angered applicants, with its head blaming a technical glitch on passport production by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). Jovencio Agus,Continue reading “DFA: Foreign Affairs Exec Apologizes For Delayed Passport Releases”

MMDA Smoking Ban Hotlines To Call

Bonjour. Mabuhay. I;m sure you all know about the new smoking ban in the Metro. In case you want to report yuing matitigas ang ulo, these are the numbers to call: MMDA: 136 LTFRB: 0921448777 LTFRB kapag nasa public utility vehicle or private vehicle na smoking in a non smoking area with windows down. Let’sContinue reading “MMDA Smoking Ban Hotlines To Call”

MMDA: Smoking Ban in Metro Manila Public Places Begins May 30, 2011

Bonjour. Mabuhay. If you are a non-smoker, we can now finally get some reprieve from cigarette smoke by the new smoking ban set into place in Metro Manila. Smokers can now only do their thing privately without non-smokers having to deal with it as well. Here’s some news on this new development: =============================== Smokers, beware:Continue reading “MMDA: Smoking Ban in Metro Manila Public Places Begins May 30, 2011”

DFA Puts Up Online Passport Tracking System

Bonjour. Mabuhay. DFA update: The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) came up with a system that will determine the status of passport application online. Passport applicants need not go or make a follow up call to the DFA office of the Consular Affairs to know the exact date of the release of their passports. InContinue reading “DFA Puts Up Online Passport Tracking System”

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”


Bonjour. Mabuhay. News tidbit for GSIS pensioners: ======================= THE Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) has signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the National Statistics Office (NSO) with regard the establishment of a pensioner database. As per the MOA, the GSIS will provide the NSO with an initial list of all its old-age and survivorshipContinue reading “GSIS & NSO Signs MOA”

DFA ePassport & Passport Fact Page: A Link Summary

Bonjour. Mabuhay. Here’s a shortcut link to all DFA passport related articles we currently have: ======================== Citizen Services Philippine Passport Application (ePassport) DFA ePassport Through DFA Passport Appointment System and New Building Location Philippine DFA EPassport FAQs DFA Passport Requirements For First Time Applicants DFA Passport Requirements for Renewal of Passport DFA Passport Requirements ForContinue reading “DFA ePassport & Passport Fact Page: A Link Summary”