Category: Press Release

  • Jan 8, 2021

    PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL VISITS FILIPINO SEAFARERS

    31 December 2020 – The Assistance-to-Nationals team from the Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver, composed of personnel from the ATN Section and POLO/OWWA Vancouver, visited three Filipino seafarers in their nursing home in Delta, British Columbia, where they are recovering from injuries sustained from an accident while on duty. The seafarers, namely, Ronito Nastor, Jeffrey […]

  • Dec 28, 2020

    PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL ATTENDS THE GRAND OPENING OF THE SECOND POTATO CORNER STORE IN BRITISH COLUMBIA

    Photo –  Deputy Consul General Arlene T. Magno (left), accompanied by Ms. Cecile Pratt of Max’s Vancouver, cut the ribbon to formally  open the  new Potato Corner store in Surrey, British Columbia   22 December 2020 – Deputy Consul General Arlene T. Magno attended the grand opening of the second store in British Columbia of […]

  • Dec 25, 2020

    PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL IN VANCOUVER HOLDS MALIGAYANG PASKO, VANCOUVER 2020! VIRTUAL CHRISTMAS MARKET

    Launched on 04 December 2020, the Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver held its first online Christmas market, the “Maligayang Pasko, Vancouver 2020! Virtual Christmas Booth” to provide the Filipino-Canadian community in Metro Vancouver a venue to safely shop for their favorite Christmas delicacies and gift items, while at the same time supporting Filipino-Canadian businesses in […]

  • Oct 19, 2020

    THE FIRST POTATO CORNER STORE OPENS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA

    Photo –  Consul General Maria Andrelita Austria, accompanied by Ms. Cecile Pratt of Max’s Vancouver, formally opens the first Potato Corner store in British Columbia (photo source:   Potato Corner British Columbia Facebook page)

  • Oct 16, 2020

    CONSUL GENERAL AUSTRIA INDUCTS THE NEW OFFICERS OF THE PHILIPPINES CANADA TRADE COUNCIL (PCTC)

    Photos –  Consul General Maria Andrelita Austria with the new PCTC officers during and after the oath-taking ceremony at the Philippine Consulate General

  • Sep 10, 2020

    PCG Vancouver Brings Consular Services to Whitehorse, Yukon

    29-30 August 2020 – (Clockwise from top left photo) A team from the Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver traveled to Whitehorse, Yukon at the end of August to conduct a two-day outreach mission at the Multicultural Center of the Yukon.  The team was composed of Deputy Consul General Arlene Magno, Consul Ma. Charmaine Guevara, Administrative […]

  • Aug 11, 2020

    Vancouver PCG Personnel Receive their Certificates of Completion for French II from Berlitz Canada

    6August 2020 –Personnel of the Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver, led by Consul General Maria Andrelita S. Austria (4L), pose with their Certificates of Completion for French Language Level II, after receiving them from their instructor, Mr. Pierre Hugo (4R), and Ms. Abigail Resabal (3R), Local Instructor and Supervisor, of Berlitz Canada. The French group […]

  • Jul 28, 2020

    PCG Vancouver Conducts Consular Outreach Mission in Fort St. John, British Columbia

    17-19 July 2020 – (Top photos) The Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver conducts its first consular outreach mission for the year at the Northern Grand Hotel in Fort St. John, British Columbia, rendering more than 300 services, 272 of which were E-passport renewals. Armed with protective gear, and employing a ‘no mask, no entry’ policy, […]