UAE: Philippine consulate in Dubai closed for 2 days due to Covid-19 risk
The mission has said its premises will be thoroughly disinfected during the two-day closure.
The Philippine Consulate-General (PCG) in Dubai will be temporarily closed from today, January 17, until tomorrow, January 18, after a possible exposure to Covid-19, the mission said in a statement.
“All clients who availed of consular services today (January 17) are strongly encouraged and advised to get tested for Covid-19 as soon as practicable,” it added.
Meanwhile, the consulate has said its premises will be thoroughly disinfected during the two-day closure.
Those whose appointments will be affected by the temporary suspension of services will be notified via e-mail. Filipinos who require immediate assistance may send a message to the consulate’s hotline and WhatsApp numbers.
> PCG in Dubai on WhatsApp: 056-4177558
> Assistance to Nationals (ATN): 056-5015755 / 056-5015756
For queries on consular and ATN services, a message can be sent to the following e-mail addresses:
> Passport and travel document: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Passport releasing: email@example.com
> Notarisation and authentication of documents: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Marriage: email@example.com
> Birth and repatriation of remains: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Visa: email@example.com
> Assistance to Nationals: firstname.lastname@example.org
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