Embassy Public Advisories

This section of the website will hold all public advisories issued by the Embassy for the benefit of the Filipino community and the general public at large. You may click to go directly to specific issues or concerns using the menu on the right sidebar or browse through the list below and click on a particular public advisory listed to get complete details.

Mon

03

Jan

2011

Visa Fees for Entry into Jordan

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Jordan has announced that it will apply new rates for its visa fees effective 01 January 2011 as follows:

Visa Type

Visa Fee

in JOD

USD*

Equivalent

PHP**

Equivalent

Single-Entry Visa 20.00 30.00
1,300.00
Double-Entry Visa 30.00 45.00 2,000.00
Multiple-Entry Visa 60.00 90.00 4,000.00
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Thu

06

May

2010

DFA, PDEA take decisive action on 'drug mules'

Foreign Affairs Undersecretary for Migrant Workers' Affairs Esteban B. Conejos Jr. said the Philippines is undertaking comprehensive and proactive measures to address the 'drug mules' issue and prevent the further victimization of Filipinos by international drug syndicates.

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Thu

06

May

2010

DFA hails success of "Operation Homerun"

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) lauded the success of "Operation Homerun", which resulted in the neutralization of an international drug trafficking organization.

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-led operation covered the Philippines and neighboring Asain countries. Working with foreign law and drug enforcement authorities, the operation led to the arrest of nine male Nigerians, one female Thai, one female Malaysian, and two Filipinas.

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