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Welcome to the website of the Philippine Consulate General in Toronto, a portal for the latest news and announcements in the service of all kababayans in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Please monitor our website for the latest news and announcements for the whole community. Enjoy browsing and Mabuhay!

Rosalita S. Prospero, Consul General

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Latest News & Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENT

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THE PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL
WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC ON THE FOLLOWING PHILIPPINE DECLARED HOLIDAYS:

FRIDAY, 21 August 2015 – Ninoy Aquino Day

MONDAY, 31 August 2015 – National Heroes Day

Regular business hours will resume on Monday, 24 August 2015 and Tuesday, 01 September 2015 respectively.

FOR EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE, PLEASE CALL TEL. NO. 416-346-3268 AND LEAVE YOUR MESSAGE TO ENABLE THE CONSULATE TO RETURN YOUR CALL AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

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ANNOUNCEMENT

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THE PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL
WILL BE CLOSED ON :

MONDAY, 7 September 2015 – Canada’s Labor Day

Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, 8 September 2015.

FOR EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE, PLEASE CALL TEL. NO. 416-346-3268 AND LEAVE YOUR MESSAGE TO ENABLE THE CONSULATE TO RETURN YOUR CALL AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

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MOODY’S: AS GOVERNMENT SPENDING ACCELERATES: GDP GROWTH RECOVERS TO 6.8% IN Q2

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Moody’s Analytics, a division of Moody’s Corp., sees the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) expanding close to seven percent in the second quarter of the year after a dismal performance in the first quarter.

In its latest Asia-Pacific Preview, Moody’s Analytics said that Philippine GDP likely grew 6.8 percent in the second quarter of the year on the back of higher government spending. (Source :DFA PISU Newscaps Aug 21, 2015; www.businessmirror.com.ph)

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ADVISORY FROM THE SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION (SEC) ON SUCCESS200 INTERNATIONAL MARKETING CORPORATION

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The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto would like to inform the public of the advisory from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Enforcement and Investor Protection Department (EIPD) on the investigation conducted on SUCCESS200 INTERNATIONAL MARKETING CORPORATION or SUCCESS200. The investigation showed that the said entity is engaging in unauthorized investment-taking activities without the required registration in violation of the Securities Regulation Code (SRC). The public is advised to exercise caution in investing their hard-earned money in similar high-yield, high-risk investment schemes.

For clarifications concerning this matter, kindly contact Ms. Angela R. Planas of the Enforcement and Investor Protection Department at tel. no. (+632) 584-7187 and 584-7652 and email address: jose.aquino@sec.gov.ph.

SEC Advisory

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RESERVATION AND REGISTRATION (R&R) ONLINE SYSTEM FOR THE PRE-DEPARTURE ORIENTATION SEMINAR (PDOS) AND THE PEER COUNSELING PROGRAM (PCP)

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The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto is pleased to inform the public about the implementation of the RESERVATION AND REGISTRATION (R&R) On-line System for the Pre-Departure Orientation Seminar (PDOS) and the Peer Counseling Program (PCP) that the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) conducts in Manila.

For further information, please click the press release and flyer below:

Press Release

R&R Online System

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INVITATION TO BID FOR PURCHASE OF COMPUTERS AND PRINTERS

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The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto would like to announce to the general public its invitation to bid for purchase of sixteen (16) computers, two (2) laptops, sixteen (16) printers, one (1) tablet, one (1) hard drive and one (1) monitor.

For more details, please click the link below:

Invitation to Bid

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UPDATED iREHISTRO URL

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The Philippine Consulate General would like to inform Filipinos in Canada that, per COMELEC-ITD, the updated iREHISTRO URL for overseas voting registration is http://irehistro.comelec.gov.ph/ov

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