Press Release



Philippine Embassy Successfully Conducts
29th Overseas Voting Outreach in Dhahran




(Riyadh, 17 December 2017) – The Philippine Embassy in Riyadh successfully conducts its twenty-ninth (29th) Overseas Voting (OV) Registration Outreach for the year 2017 at Double Tree Hotel, Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on 11 to 14 December 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 239 new overseas voters, 363 for the certifications, 36 for reactivation, and 7 for transfer.

The next schedule of OV Mobile Registration will be in Buraidah, K.S.A. on 22-23 December 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)




Riyadh, 17 December 2017