Philippines Celebrates Independence Day in Israel
President of Israel Business Chamber Discusses Business Prospects with PH EmbassyMr. Itamar Gero, the newly-elected President of the Israel Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines (ICCP) called on Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial on 14 June 2016. Ambassador Imperial and Mr. Gero discussed closer collaboration in advancing the economic ties of the Philippines and Israel, particularly in the areas of tourism, Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), software development, agri-technology, kosher manufactured food products and defense equipment manufacturing. Mr. Gero, who is based in Manila and owns a BPO company there, conveyed that the ICCP will launch several projects this year using social media that would definitely add dynamism in the economic relations of the two countries.
22 Israeli Students to Compete in Robotics Challenge in Cebu, PhilippinesStudents from the Rabin Elementary School demonstrate their robot design for the First Lego League Trash Trek Challenge to Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial.
Overseas Voting in Israel Closes with 40.92% Voter Turn-outThe Special Board of Canvassers (SBOC) chaired by Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial (first from right)
with SBOC members Pamela F. Durian-Bailon (First Secretary and Consul General, second from right) and
Judy Razon (Third Secretary and Vice Consul, third from right) convenes on 9 May 2016
for the receipt of election returns from the Special Board of Election Inspectors (SBEI).
Labor Day and Flores de Mayo 2016Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial, along with other Embassy officials and partners, poses with the King, Queen, Little Prince, and Little Princess of Flores de Mayo 2016.
Labor Day and Flores de Mayo 2016E-Force Kids wow the audience at the Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv with a variety of cultural dances.
2016 Overseas Voting in IsraelX Factor Israel Grand Champion Rose "Osang" Fostanes is the first to cast a vote on the first day of the 2016 Overseas Voting taking place at the Philippine Embassy in Tel Aviv from 9 April to 9 May 2016.
Overseas Voting Training for Halalan 2016First Secretary and Consul Bryan Jess T. Baguio (third from left) and Labor Attache Rudy G. Gabasan (fourth from left) and other Embassy officials learn how to use the vote counting machine to be used for voting in Israel on 9 April - 9 May 2016.
2 March 2016 - Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial meets with Jerusalem Post Editor-in-Chief Steve Linde.During the meeting, Ambassador Imperial handed Mr. Linde a copy of "Bajo de Masinloc (Scarborough Shoal) Maps and Documents".
Philippine Embassy visits Ashdod Port, the largest port in Israel.Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial (center) with First Secretary and Consul Pamela F. Durian-Bailon (left) and Philippine Honorary Consul for Ashdod and Southern Israel Boaz Waksman
Israeli Tourism Minister Yariv Gideon Levin visits the Philippine pavilion in the 22nd International Mediterranean Tourism MarketHe is joined by Undersecretary for Tourism Development Benito C. Bengzon, Jr., Philippine Department of Tourism, and Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial.
The Philippines participates in the 22nd International Mediterranean Tourism MarketUndersecretary for Tourism Development Benito C. Bengzon, Jr., Philippine Department of Tourism, and Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial lead the first Philippine delegation to the 22nd International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM 2016) in opening the Philippine pavilion.
Israeli Premiere of "Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust"
Embassy Personnel Complete Basic Hebrew Language CourseThe officers and staff of the Philippine Embassy in Tel Aviv showing their certificates of completion from Ms. Rina Cardema, Hebrew language instructor, on 27 August 2015 after completing the Basic Hebrew Course. The classes were held from October to December 2014 and February to May 2015 as part of the Embassy's personnel development program.
2015 Testing and Ranking Ceremony of the Lightning Scientific Arnis IsraelPhilippine Ambassador Neal Imperial with the instructors and students of the Lightning Scientific Arnis Israel (LSAI) who completed their level testing and received their respective certificates of rank on 28 August 2015.
Filipino Students Attend 1st World Science Conference - IsraelPhilippine Ambassador Neal Imperial with young Pinoy scientists from the De La Salle University, Ateneo de Manila University and UP Los Banos who attended the 1st World Science Conference - Israel. 15 Nobel Prize laureates joined more than 400 young scientists from around the world in the conference.
Philippines and Israel Push for Early Conclusion of a Bilateral Labor Agreement for CaregiversIsraeli Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Silvan Shalom and Philippine Ambassador to Israel Nathaniel G. Imperial agree to push for the early approval of a bilateral labor agreement for Filipino workers in Israel during their first meeting on 21 July 2015 in Tel Aviv.
Philippine Tourism and Country Fair 2015Philippine Ambassador Neal Imperial (left), Haifa Mayor Yona Yahav (center), and Castra Mall owner Gil Dankner lead the ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially open two exhibits titled “It’s More Fun in the Philippines: A Tourism Exhibition” and “An Open Door: Philippine Sanctuary for Jewish Refugees (1937-1941)”.
Philippine Tourism and Country Fair 2015The Sindaw Performing Arts Guild captivates the audience with colorful and exotic costumes, soulful music, and beautiful performances of traditional Filipino dances such as "Singkil".
Filipino Martial Arts instructor in Israel recognized as International FMA Master of the YearMr. Jon Escudero (center), with wife, Ms. Neta Shermister, is congratulated by Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial (right) for being recognized as International Filipino Martial Arts Master of the Year during the 3rd Philippine Martial Arts Hall of Fame held on 17-21 April 2015 in Baguio City. Mr. Escudero, who currently serves as instructor of Lightning Scientific Arnis in Israel, has contributed to the growing awareness and appreciation of Filipino Martial Arts among Filipinos and locals in Israel.
The Philippine Embassy in Israel hails the inclusion of the acclaimed Filipino film, "Hele sa Hiwagang Hapis" (A Lullaby to the Sorrowful Mystery) in the 33rd Jerusalem Film Festival. The film, by acclaimed director Lav Diaz, will be featured under the Festival's Masters category, in recognition of renowned international filmmakers.
14 June 2016, Tel Aviv, State of Israel – Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial led the celebration of the 118th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence with a diplomatic reception on 14 June 2016 at the Hilton Hotel in Tel Aviv.
The Philippine Embassy in Tel Aviv was able to stop the shipment of remains of a Filipino national to another country, following reports on 4 June 2016 by the family in the Philippines that the body they received in the Philippines did not belong to their deceased kin.
Embassy of the Republic of the Philippines
Rehov Bnei Dan 18
Tel Aviv-Yafo, 62260 Israel
Sunday to Thursday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
- Clarifications on the Expedited Fee for Consular Services
- Announcement on Consular Services
- New Modus Operandi of Filipino Drug Traffickers in Israel; Five Filipinos Arrested
- Requirements for the Renewal of Green Passport and Machine Readable Passport (MRP)
- Embassy Advisory on Illegal Drugs in Israel
- Statement of the Philippine Embassy on the Shooting in Tel Aviv
- Paalala Para Sa Lahat ng Pilipino sa Israel
- 2016 Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas
- Announcement on the Legalization and Notarization of Documents
- Security Advisory - 9 March 2016
- Application for the 2016 Foreign Service Officer (FSO) Examination
- Paalala sa Paniningil at Pagbayad ng Placement Fee sa Israel
- Calidad Humana - Kapwa Charter Making Competition
- Overseas Voter's IDs Now Available at the Embassy
- Advisory on Filipino Food Products