• Online passport application
    Online passport application for renewal
    Posted in: Guide

    The creation of online passport application is considered as a milestone for the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). Filipinos residing in the Philippines and working abroad can now apply for a passport renewal anytime and anywhere in the world. This service was opened last September and Filipinos are now enjoying this privilege. However, there are […]

  • passport renewal requirement
    Philippine passport renewal now requires birth certificate
    Posted in: Guide

    Paalala mgakabayan lalo na sa mga Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) na mag papa renew ng kanilang Philippine passport if your passport only bears the province of your birth. Kailangang magdala ka kopya ng inyong birth certificate para mas mapadali ang pagproseso neto. Kailangan ng kopya ng inyong birth certificate kung ang city or municipality ng […]

  • Passport as collateral
    Passport as collateral a closer look
    Posted in: Guide

    It is unique but dangerous. The process of using a passport as collateral is one of the methods used by Filipinos to have money. It is actually given as an assurance to loan sharks. It is a quick way of getting cash but it comes with consequences–the skyrocketing interest rates and the possible cancellation of […]

  • Employer Refused to Give Passport
    Report To Philippine Embassy Consulate if Employer Refused to Give Passport
    Posted in: Guide

    Keeping Employees Passport is Illegal, therefore, employers do not have to right to keep them. And if in case your employer refused to give your passport then you can report it at the Philippine Embassy Consulate. Ezzedin Tago, the Philippine Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, reminded Filipinos in the Kingdom about their right […]

  • Keeping Employees Passport Illegal
    OFWs Take note: Keeping Employees Passport is Illegal
    Posted in: Guide

    Keeping Employees Passport illegal and you should not allow your employers to take them away from you. Your passport is a property of the government. Overseas Filipino workers in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, Oman, Bahrain, etc. have the right to keep their Philippine passports, and attempts by employers to keep the documents may be […]