August 6 of every year is a holiday in Cebu to celebrate Founding Anniversary of Cebu Province

As mandated in Republic Act 8952, August 6 is a special non-working holiday for the Province of Cebu. The day is also a holiday in Cebu City and Mandaue City as well as in Lapu-Lapu, Danao, and Toledo. The law was enacted on August 31, 2000, during the administration of former President Joseph Ejercito Estrada. […]

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Cebu City, other independent cities and Cebu Province under enhanced community quarantine

Effective Saturday, March 28, 2020, at 12 o’clock noon, Cebu City will be placed under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ). Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella, issued yesterday the Executive Order No. 064, “An Order Declaring The City of Cebu Under A State of Enhanced Community Quarantine”. Cebu Province, as well as the independent cities — Mandaue […]

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3 Public Holidays in the Philippines in August 2018, 4 in Cebu

There will be more possible public holidays in Cebu as the month of August will be the celebration of the Founding Anniversary of the province. This year, three (3) public holidays are set on the calendar in the Philippines (one with date waiting for final confirmation) and added another one day holiday in Cebu Province […]

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Malacañan Palace declares October 26, 2017, a special holiday in Cebu to honor Cardinal Vidal

After his engagements in Bacolod for the Masskara Festival, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte dropped by at Sunday midnight, October 22, in Cebu City to pay his last respects to the late Cardinal Vidal. The wake of Cebu’s Archbishop Emeritus is currently at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral. He passed away last October 18. Malacañan Palace declares […]

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447th Cebu Founding Anniversary: August 6 declared a special non-working holiday

The Province of Cebu celebrates its 447th Founding Anniversary with the theme: “Serbisyong Tinud-anay, Kalambuan nga Tiunay” on August 6, 2016. 447th Founding Anniversary Cebu August 6 of every year is a special non-working public holiday throughout Cebu as stipulated by Republic Act 8952. The law was enacted in 2000 during the administration of former […]

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