Latest NewsNewsTFT NewsUAE News

Philippine Consulate in Dubai to close on June 12 for Independence Day celebration

The Philippine Consulate General in Dubai has announced that it will not be open during the celebration of the Philippine Independence Day on June 12, 2024.

However, urgent cases may still be accommodated through their hotline numbers. For consular matters such as passport, civil registry, and many more, those who are concerned may contact +971 4 220 7100. OFWs who may need assistance may contact the the Migrant Workers Office (MWO) in Dubai with the following numbers: +971 56 353 5558 and +971 50 652 6626; or they may visit the online portal here. For non-OFWs who will be needing Assistance-to-Nationals, they may contact +971 56 501 5756.

Photo from the Philippine Consulate General in Dubai.

The Philippine Consulate General in Dubai offers many services to overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) as well as Filipino nationals (non-OFWs) who are currently in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Passport renewal, notarization of legal documents, registration of birth, and many more services can be booked through the PCG’s official website. However, it must be noted that there will be no services on June 12, 2024.

Philippine Independence Day is a significant national holiday celebrated in the Philippines every year on June 12. This day commemorates the declaration of independence from Spain in 1898 and has been observed as the country’s National Day.

Kate Sudiacal

Kate is a Junior Writer at The Filipino Times, where she actively covers a wide range of stories, with a special focus on the Philippines, UAE, and MENA. Her thorough daily summaries of the most significant events appear in The Filipino Times, the Middle East's leading newspaper serving Filipinos. With The Filipino Times' digital platform boasting over 4 million monthly views and nearly half a million followers across various social media channels, Kate's work reaches a wide and engaged audience. Do you have a story to share? Contact Kate at [email protected].

Related Articles

Back to top button