Senate OKs bills declaring special holidays in Cebu, four other provinces

Inquirer.net 09/03/2018

  THE Senate approved on third and final reading five bills seeking to declare special non-working and special working holidays in several provinces to commemorate local significant events. Senator Sonny Angara, chairman of the Senate Committee on…

Regular holiday pay to apply on Eid’l Adha holiday

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 08/16/2018

The Department of Labor and Employment in Central Visayas (DOLE-7) is reminding employers to make sure that they adjust the daily pay of their employees reporting on August 21 which has two holidays. Those who will be…

Cebu-wide holiday as Capitol celebrates 449th founding anniversary

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 08/05/2018

The Cebu provincial government will celebrate its 449th founding anniversary on Monday (August 6). Work and school holiday will be implemented in the entire province on the same day. This year’s celebration opened on July 30 with…

Taliban announces ceasefire over Eid holiday for first time

AP 06/09/2018

Kabul, Afghanistan — The Afghan Taliban announced a three-day ceasefire over the Eid al-Fitr holiday at the end of the holy month of Ramadan, a first for the group, following an earlier ceasefire announcement by the government.…

Dive into summer with Marks & Spencer’s Holiday Collection

PR 03/20/2018

THIS summer, make waves with Marks & Spencer’s innovative and stylish new holiday collection for the perfect poolside silhouette. The new collection has all the holiday essentials you need to be stylish and comfortable, whether it’s a…

Moderate revelry

STEPHEN CAPILLAS 01/04/2018

The holiday break had afforded this writer the chance to catch up on some online readings, and there are at least two pieces worth mentioning, with one being somewhat relevant in part due to the upcoming Sinulog…

Violent deaths mar holidays

Futch Anthony Inso, JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA, Nestle L. Semilla, Norman V. Mendoza 12/26/2017

THE holiday celebration was marred by two violent deaths in separate incidents on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Losindo Valdez, 48, was shot by an unidentified person in Sitio Capaculan, Barangay Tisa at around 3 a.m. on…

Holiday traffic worsens as Christmas nears

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 12/22/2017

PLAN your trips ahead or better yet stay at home. The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) on Friday warned motorists of heavier traffic as Christmas Day draws near. “If possible, I advise people to just leave their…

More reasons to shop at the SM Malls

12/22/2017

IT’S a few days before Christmas! Have you completed your Christmas lists yet? If you haven’t, no need to worry. Here are holiday treats from the SM Malls that will surely help you get through the Christmas…

WATCH: Espino shares his holiday greetings

Nestle L. Semilla 12/22/2017

WATCH: Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) Directort Chief Supt. Jose Mario Espino shares his Holiday Greetings…

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