August 21, 2017

Monthly News Summary

Passport & Visa News

Advisory

All Filipinos are reminded to regularly check the validity of their passports and have them renewed if they have eight (8) months validity or less. This will ensure that anyone wishing to travel would not encounter last-minute or unexpected problems regarding the validity of his or her passport.

Ralf G. Roldan
Third Secretary and Vice Consul

ASEAN Economic Community

South China Sea Arbitration

Latest News

President’s Message for ASEAN 50th Anniversary


Madrid PE Celebrates ASEAN’s 50th Anniversary with ASEAN Counterparts

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the foundation of ASEAN, the Embassy of Malaysia (which is the current Chair of the ASEAN Committee in Madrid) organized and hosted an ASEAN flag raising ceremony attended by the Heads of Mission and other officials . . .


Philippines at IMEX – Comunitat Valenciana 2017

Philippine Honorary Consul in Valencia, Manuel Carrion Sanchez, ably represented the Philippines at the IMEX – Comunitat Valenciana 2017 which was held in Valencia on 29-30 June 2017. Consul Carrion responded to queries, addressed concerns and promoted . . .


PH represented at the 9th World Heritage Youth Forum

Two Filipino youth represented the Philippines in the 9th World Heritage Youth Forum held in Spain from 17 to 23 July 2017. Rhiannon Jae Flores and Sofia Carmen Ortigas, both from St Pedro Poveda College, were joined by over 30 other youth participants between . . .


Filipino Films Shine at Madrid International Film Fest

Three Filipino films stood out in the recently concluded Madrid International Film Festival (MIFF) which was held from 08 to 15 July 2017 in Madrid, with 325 short-, feature- and full-length films participating from different countries of the world. In celebration of the 70th . . .


News Archive

Community & Cultural Zone

Messages on the 15th Philippines-Spain Friendship Day

Migration Advocacy and Media Awards

Coro Kudyapi Concert

K’na The Dreamweaver Wows Audience in Madrid

PE Madrid screened the award-winning independent film, K’na the Dreamweaver . . .

Commemoration of 155th Birth Anniversary of Jose Rizal

PE Madrid led the commemoration of the 155th Birth Anniversary of Dr. Jose P. Rizal