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For most Filipinos, the DFA function (trabaho o tungkulin in Tagalog) is to issue passport but little do Pinoys know, there is more than just the issuance of travel document as part of the job by the Department of Foreign Affairs and their employees as a mandate. It includes the ambassadors their chief, the Foreign […]
A few months ago this year, 2013, I wrote a help article entailing the different Philippine documents you can have in red ribbon but I wasn’t able to tell the story of how much fees to pay in having the documents authenticated by the Department of Foreign Affairs. Well, fact is, it is not just […]
I’ve seen many Pinoys as well as those who are looking to find information regarding a commonly / frequently asked question “When will DFA resume services and open up their doors to passport application, renewal and inquiries after applicants who had schedule of appearance and online reservation system cancelled a couple of days ago, August […]
Let me help you get organized on this one. First things first of course when it comes to processes of passport issues from renewal, validity extension, new application or yes, even the lost passport application. Allow me to go over a few simple steps to help you out on your goal to be able to […]
Still looking for information on how to get your documents authenticated or in red ribbon by DFA (Department of Foreign Affairs)? Wait not as I have the full description on how you can do it even if it would be via a representative. See the step-by-step procedures listed below as well as the how much […]
Many blog visitors have been asking me how much is the cost or fees to pay in having documents in red ribbon or authentication fee in DFA. For this reason, I decided to post this short yet informative article so that you, my visitors will no longer have a hard time thinking if you can […]
Currently, there are 2 ways you can get the official DFA passport application form. First is to go directly to the new Department of Foreign Affairs Building and the second is to have it downloaded over online with a pc and internet connection.
Although no document in our list below is produced by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), all of them can be authenticated and put to a red ribbon status. To find out if any document you have needs authentication and if the DFA can convert it to red ribbon for use in all sorts of […]
Google Advertisements I have previously written a post where you can follow simple 5-step instructions to know “kung paano ba kumuha ng passport sa DFA” (how to get passport in DFA). Inside that link are also links to where you can actually find relevant information for DFA application, form download, setting an online appointment (system), […]
Are you looking to find the office location and hotline telephone number of the Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in the Philippines? We have it listed below for information purposes for those who would like to seek visa application / how to get visa in Vietnam and other matters regarding Vietnam culture or […]