Press Release


Philippine Embassy Successfully Conducts
Special Overseas Voting Outreach in Dhahran


(Riyadh, 26 September 2017) – The Philippine Embassy in Riyadh successfully conducted its nineteenth (19th) Overseas Voting (OV) Registration Outreach for the year 2017 at Double Tree Hotel Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on 18 to 21 September 2017.

The four-day registration outreach was conducted in parallel with the Special Embassy-On-Wheels Consular Outreach. The OV Team was able to register 600 new Overseas Voters, 176 for the Certifications and 12 for Reactivation.




The next schedule of OV Mobile Registration will be held in Buraidah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on 13-14 October 2017.

The Philippine Embassy invites all Filipinos in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to register as overseas voters in order to exercise their right to suffrage that would enable them to vote for the Senatorial Elections in 2019. (END)