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How to enjoy Sinulog, Dinagyang festivals 2021 at home

For those who would like to feel the spirit of these fiestas in their homes, here are some ways......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJan 19th, 2021

Sto. Nino and the religiosity of Filipino seafarers

Viva Sto. Nino! The Sto. Niño is venerated all over the country with annual festivals celebrated every last two weekends of January through special masses, dances and processions attracting millions of devotees and tourists. The main religious festivals in honor of the child Jesus are Ati-Atihan  of Kalibo, Aklan, Sinulog of Cebu,   Dinagyang of Iloilo and […] The post Sto. Nino and the religiosity of Filipino seafarers appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 19th, 2021

Rama to lead Sinulog 2021, wants ‘governing board’ out

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Vice Mayor Michael Rama is back to lead the organizing team behind one of the country’s grandest festivals. Aside from planning to hold a meeting with the other officials of Sinulog Foundation Inc. (SFI) and stakeholders as soon as possible for Sinulog 2021, Rama said he would want to […] The post Rama to lead Sinulog 2021, wants ‘governing board’ out appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 30th, 2020

Pack Light and Enjoy Sinulog 2020

Sinulog 2020 is just around the corner—Cebu’s grandest festival and dubbed as the mother of all festivals in the Philippines. Sinulog Festival is celebrated every third Sunday of January. It is a religious event in honor of the Child Jesus, Señor Santo Niño. A 9-day novena is celebrated where people attend the mass to pray […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJan 13th, 2020

Our Santo Niño and other festivals

THE Philippines is known for its festivals, with three of the biggest celebrated in this month of January – the Ati-atihan of Kalibo, Aklan, the Sinulog of Cebu City, and the Dinagyang of Iloilo City, all in honor of the Sto. Niño. The Ati-atihan is one of the oldest festivals in the country. It celebrates the coming of ten datus led by Datu Puti and their people from Kalimantan, Borneo, in the 13th century to Panay island, where they were welcomed by dark-skinned Atis led by Ati Marikudo. Together the highland Atis and the lowland Marayons came to celebrate good harvests with street dancing. After the Spaniards came in the 16th century, the festival became a homage to the Santo Niño......»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJan 21st, 2017

LG unveils 2021 monitor lineup

One of the segments that grew the most over the past year has been monitors. In fact, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC), the monitor market grew 16.9% year over year with shipments surpassing 39.2 million units worldwide. This shows that even with (or perhaps due) to the pandemic, the benefits of working and staying at home is obvious. Aside from being able to keep yourself and your family safe, productivity is boosted at home thanks to zero time spent on traffic......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated News6 hr. 54 min. ago

Sinulog Queen handler asking for promised subsidy 3 months after competition

  CEBU CITY, Philippines— Three months after the Sinulog 2021 festivities, handlers and talents from the Sinulog Festival Queen competition are still waiting for their prizes and incentives. The prizes were promised to be given a week after the celebration. Janna Fernan one of the handlers and makeup artists of the said competition posted on […] The post Sinulog Queen handler asking for promised subsidy 3 months after competition appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 17th, 2021

Barangay Guadalupe lifts stay-at-home Sundays order

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Barangay Guadalupe in Cebu City will now allow residents to go out on Sundays and visit the establishments here, after more than three months of mandatory stay-at-home due to rising cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The barangay council has issued a resolution last April 5, 2021, that the stay-at-home order […] The post Barangay Guadalupe lifts stay-at-home Sundays order appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 17th, 2021

Globe s 'OneGlobeVsCOVID campaign wins Bronze at PR Awards Asia

Globe Telecom’s #OneGlobeVsCOVID campaign brings home the Bronze Award for Best Crisis Management Strategy at the recently concluded 2021 PR Awards Asia......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 15th, 2021

70% HSBC employees, a home office in the UK

April 7, 2021 | 12:29 PM In one of the clearest signs of change brought about by the epidemic, HSBC said that around 1,200 workers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 8th, 2021

Win a Helios 300 Gaming Laptop and other Predator prizes at the Predator League 2020/21 Grand Final!

Even at home, you can still score exclusive prizes from Predator at the Asia-Pacific Predator League 2020/21 Grand Final! Predator presents exciting giveaways to fans from April 6 to 11, 2021 to win a Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop. “Here’s a treat to everyone who has been very supportive of the Asia-Pacific Predator League 2020/21 […] The post Win a Helios 300 Gaming Laptop and other Predator prizes at the Predator League 2020/21 Grand Final! appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 6th, 2021

Devant brings best of summer into your homes

The warmer months are definitely here, and while you may not be able to spend it under the sun, it doesn’t mean that summertime should be any less fun. It is totally possible to enjoy a different kind of summer at home, and Devant can help make this happen. The brand brings the best of summer into your homes, so you can stay safe and worry-free indoors. Its feature-packed offerings, like the Devant Smart Quantum 4K TV Series, is perfect for this. .....»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 28th, 2021

Worms’ Supernatural Moon: How and When to See the Last Astronomical Event of March

The year 2021 is full of hope for everyone, and some amazing astronomical phenomena can make a difference to relax and enjoy a different panoramic.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 28th, 2021

What is next for Cebu’s lone top-notcher in the doctor’s licensure exams?

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Internal medicine. This is where Cy Johann Kent Romuga, 26, wants to focus on for the next year, after his sweet achievement of finishing third in the March 2021 Physician Licensure Examination. The Bohol native found his new home in Cebu eight years ago to study for his pre-medicine course which was […] The post What is next for Cebu’s lone top-notcher in the doctor’s licensure exams? appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 21st, 2021

GMA& nbsp;execs represent Philippines anew in NYF Grand Jury

GMA Network is set to represent the Philippines in the global scene once more as GMA Senior Vice President for News and Public Affairs  Marissa Flores, First Vice President for Public Affairs Nessa Valdellon, and GMA News pillar Jessica Soho were again named to the 2021 New York Festivals (NYF) TV and Film Awards Grand Jury......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 18th, 2021

The Big Sm City Cebu Sale is back on March 19-21

Head on to SM City Cebu and enjoy great discounts for 3 days beginning March 19, as the mall brings back the Big SM City Cebu Sale! Get awesome discounts of up to 70% OFF from participating stores! Plus, you might be the lucky winner to bring home a brand-new Suzuki S – Presso! Joining […] The post The Big Sm City Cebu Sale is back on March 19-21 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 16th, 2021

51Talk holds 10 Years Certified Conference, highlights Filipino talent in global English market

51Talk recently held its 10 Years Certified Conference 2021 led by Jack Huang, Founder and CEO of 51Talk, in Beijing, China where major announcements and updates about the online English education platform were unveiled as they celebrate their 10th anniversary this year. 30,000 online English teachers in the Philippines use 51Talk to teach and earn at home through conducting live one-on-one lessons to learners in China......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 15th, 2021

Globe At Home tops Netflix& rsquo;s internet speed index

Globe’s broadband business “Globe At Home” topped the latest Netflix ISP Speed Index for the second time this year.  Globe At Home led Netflix’s ISP leaderboard with an average speed of 3.2 Mbps in February 2021......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 15th, 2021

Chan orders some Lapu-Lapu City Hall employees to work from home

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—Some city hall workers in Lapu-Lapu City will follow a work-from-home scheme starting this week. This was announced by Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan in a press briefing Monday morning, March 15, 2021. Chan said that the move was done to lessen the number of people in the city hall and help […] The post Chan orders some Lapu-Lapu City Hall employees to work from home appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 15th, 2021

Gardo Verzosa nag-enjoy nang husto sa company ng mga beki sa ‘Ayuda Babes’

HINDI natuloy ang pagbubukas ng mga sinehan na naka-schedule sana noong February 15, 2021. Sa March na lang daw ito itutuloy ayon sa Metro Manila mayors dahil marami pang dapat ikonsider. Ayon sa aktor na si Gardo Verzosa, dapat ay tulungan ng gobyerno ang entertainment industry at ang moviegoers sakaling mag-reopen na ang mga sinehan. […] The post Gardo Verzosa nag-enjoy nang husto sa company ng mga beki sa ‘Ayuda Babes’ appeared first on Pinoy Parazzi......»»

Category: newsSource:  pinoyparazziRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

DILG: Labella can work from home

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella is nearing a month in his work-from-home set-up as he continues to recuperate from an ear infection he contracted in mid-January 2021. The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) said that Labella is within his rights to do so as long as he is able […] The post DILG: Labella can work from home appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2021