Cebu City celebrates Independence Day eve by burning Flags

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/11/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City will celebrate Independence Day by highlighting its improved Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation. Ahead of the celebration, the city government conducted a Lowering of the Flag and Burning of Flags ceremonies…

Cebu City police ready for Independence Day rallies

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 06/11/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Police Office has already set its security plan for protests expected to be held during the commemoration of the country’s 123rd Independence Day on Saturday, June 12, 2021.  Police Lieutenant…

CSA’s online jr scrabble event moved to Independence Day

Glendale G. Rosal 06/09/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The organizers of the monthly Cebu City Junior Olympics Scrabble Virtual Tournament are asking for extra patience from the participants after they moved the event to Saturday, June 12, 2021. According to the…

Independence Day Weekend Buffet at bai Hotel Cebu

PR 06/09/2021

With Philippines celebrating its 123rd year of Independence, let freedom reign and pride soar as everyone is invited to celebrate everything Filipino at bai Hotel Cebu as they prepare special dishes especially for this Independence Day weekend.…

DOLE-7: Over 4k jobs available in Independence Day virtual job fair

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 06/06/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — More than 4, 000 local and overseas job vacancies are up for grab during the five-day online Kalayaan jobs fair scheduled from June 8 to 12, 2021, the Department of Labor and Employment…

Enjoy great deals and discounts on Waterfront Cebu’s 6.6 Flash Sale

PR 06/03/2021

Exciting things are coming your way this June as the premier city hotel, Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino, kicks off the brand new month with its special one-day sale. On Sunday, June 6, 2021, guests have…

Celebrate Independence Day at Waterfront

PR 06/02/2021

In the spirit of nationalism, Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino, together with the rest of the country, celebrates the Philippines’ 123rd Independence Day on June 12, 2021, with a special lunch and dinner buffet for only…

Xi assures Duterte: PH gets ‘priority’ access once China develops vaccine

Julie M. Aurelio 06/13/2020

China has promised to give the Philippines “priority” access to a vaccine it is developing against the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Malacañang said on Friday. Chinese President Xi Jinping gave this assurance to President Rodrigo Duterte during…

Japan’s Emperor Naruhito sends ‘warm greetings’ to PH on Independence Day

Krissy Aguilar 06/12/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Japan’s Emperor Naruhito expressed his “warm greetings and good wishes” to President Rodrigo Duterte as the Philippines marked its 122nd year of Independence. According to a statement from Malacañang Friday, the President was “profoundly…

Labella: Celebrate the day with solemnity at home

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/12/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella reminded the Cebuanos that even though they could only celebrate the 122nd Independence Day at home, they could still honor the heroes of the past and the present. …

Police deployed along Gorordo Avenue tasked to ‘protect the community’

Alven Marie A. Timtim 06/12/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least 135 police personnel from Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) were deployed on a stretch of road along Gorordo Avenue on Friday morning, June 12 2020. According to Police Colonel Cydric Earl…

No Duterte in today’s Independence Day rites

Julie M. Aurelio 06/12/2020

Don’t expect President Rodrigo Duterte to join today’s Independence Day celebration at Rizal Park, as he wants to avoid drawing crowds that may lead to the spread of the new coronavirus, his spokesperson Harry Roque said on…

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