22 Years of Excellent and Dedicated ServiceOn behalf of Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert F. Del Rosario, Chargé d’Affaires Neal Imperial hands over to Honorary Consul General Carmel Hacohen the DFA’s certificate of recognition for his 22 years of loyal and committed service to the Philippine Government on 13 November 2014 at the Philippine Embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel. Consul General a.h. Hacohen is one of the longest serving honorary officials in the Philippine foreign service.
National Rice Awareness MonthChargé d'Affaires Neal G. Imperial leads the Philippine Embassy personnel in observing the National Rice Awareness Month in November through recitation of the Panatang Makapalay during the Embassy flag raising ceremony and dissemination of information to the public on the month-long celebration.
12th Development Policy Research Month
Secretary of Foreign Affairs Albert F. Del Rosario confers the Order of Sikatuna upon outgoing Israeli Ambassador Menashe Bar-On on behalf of President Benigno S. Aquino III
Embassy Urges Filipinos in Israel to Vote the Heritage City of Vigan as One of the New Seven Wonder Cities of the World
Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert F. Del Rosario Visits Israel, Boosts Philippine-Israel RelationsForeign Affairs Secretary Albert F. Del Rosario meets with Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman during his official visit to the State of Israel from 26 to 28 June 2014 to boost Philippine-Israel relations. It is the first visit of a Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary to Israel in 20 years.
Labor Day and Flores de Mayo 2014The Philippine Embassy honored Filipino workers around the world for their contribution to society and led the Filipino Community in Israel in celebrating Labor Day and Flores de Mayo on 4 May 2014 at the Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv.
Philippines, Israel Strengthen Defense TiesSecretary of National Defense Voltaire T. Gazmin and Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon meet to further strengthen Philippines-Israel defense cooperation (photo courtesy of the Ministry of Defense)
Philippines - Israel Agree on Direct Flight ServicesUndersecretary Jose Perpetuo M. Lotilla of the Department of Transportation and Communications and Director General Giora Romm of the Civil Aviation Authority of the State of Israel initial the new Air Services Agreement entitling both the Philippines and Israel up to a total of 21 direct flights each on a weekly basis.
Philippine Fair 2013The Philippine Fair was held on 24-25 July 2013 at the Castra Center, Haifa. The event showcased Filipino food, handicrafts and other products, as well as a cultural program of Filipino songs, folk dances, and martial arts. The Fair was organized by the Philippine Embassy in cooperation with the Municipality of Haifa, Castra Center and Western Union.
Philippines-Israel Joint Commission MeetingAn institutional mechanism providing a venue for discussions to explore new areas of cooperation and fine tune existing development cooperation projects, making them more relevant to the realities on the ground and the needs of both countries in general.
Philippine Fair 2013Philippine Embassy staff, their families and members of the Filipino Community in Israel wave the Philippine flag at the end of the Cultural Show.
The Right Thing To DoSaving a thousand Jews seventy years ago ensured the survival of many generations of Jews today and beyond
PHL Embassy Sports Fest 2013Sports develops physical stamina and sound mind; foster camaraderie; improves outlook in life; and relieves us from the pressures brought by the demands of our daily work.
Dr. Gonen Haba: A true friend of the Filipino Community in Israel
25th National Statistics MonthInitiated in 1990 pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 647 signed by then President Corazon C. Aquino on 20 September 1990, Declaring the Month of October of Every Year as the National Statistics Month, the annual activity seeks to (a) promote, enhance, and instill nationwide awareness and appreciation of the importance and value of statistics to the different sectors of society; and (b) to elicit the cooperation and support of the general public in upgrading the quality and standards of statistics in the country. More information on the activity may be found at: http://nscb.gov.ph/nsm/25thNSM/default.asp
After months of preparations and despite their tight work schedules, 90 OFWs gathered early in the morning on 16 November 2014, at the Terra Sancta School, in Tel Aviv-Jaffa to take the first Board Licensure Examination for Professional Teachers in Israel conducted by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) with the support of the Philippine Embassy.
The Philippine Embassy in Israel officially launched the 2014-2015 Overseas Voter (OV) registration on 06 May 2014 for all qualified Filipino nationals in Israel to register and vote for the 2016 Philippine national elections. Only registered overseas voters will be able to vote for the next President, Vice-President, 12 senators and a party-list representative in the 2016 elections.
More visitors of Rishon Lezion will be able to see the Open Doors Monument as the city featured the Philippine marker as one of its attractions in its official brochure/map for tourists.
The Philippine Embassy invites all members of the Filipino Community in Israel to support and attend the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony to be held on 6 December 2014, from 6:00pm to 10:00pm, at the Terra Sancta School in Yafo, Tel Aviv.
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
- Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival
- Indicative List of Holidays and Vacations / Annual Leave for Filipino Workers in Israel for 2015
- Holiday for November 2014
- Deferment of the Implementation of the International Passenger Service Charge Integration Program
- Resident Election Registration Board (RERB) Hearing on 17 November 2014
- Emergency Advisory No. 7
- Program of the Board Licensure Examination for Professional Teachers (BLEPT) in Tel Aviv, Israel on November 16, 2014
- Names of the Registered Overseas Voters in Israel Whose Voters' ID Have Been Returned to OFOV-COMELEC
- Special Professional Licensure Board Examination (SPBLE) for Teachers on 16 November 2014
- Airport Terminal Fee Charges to Start on 1 November 2014
- Philippine Holidays for 2015
- Holidays for October 2014
- Holidays for September 2014
- Holidays for August 2014
- Holiday for July 2014