July 4th, 2020 – Independence day in the USA

HAPPY JULY 4TH INDEPENDENCE DAY!

Independence day is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating July 4th, 1776, when the US became independent from England, it is like America’s birthday. On that day, Americans may spend time on parades during the daytime and gather to watch magnificent fireworks when it gets dark.

The custom of shooting off fireworks on Independence Day can be traced back to a quote by our second president, John Adams. He said that he believed that July 4th should “be celebrated by pomp and parade with shows, games, sports, guns, bell, bonfires and illuminations”.

American is a multi-ethnic country with White, Black, and Asian people from many different cultures, that must be the reason why Americans kick up their heels in many different ways, we can open a concert or play baseball, etc. but most people go to picnics and barbeques. It also the day for showing our patriot pride, so it is common to see American flag and people dressed in red, white, and blue.

USA now have to face a big disaster because of Covid-19 pandemic, so every single American citizens need to protect ourselves and our family.

82nd Charter Day of Bacolod June 18th, 2020

Bacolod, a big city in Negros Occidental province in Western Visayas, Philippines, is famous for its diverse culinary heritage with dishes such as Napoleones, Beef Cansi, Inasal na manok, Masskara Chicken, Islaw, Batchoy,… that is considered a culinary paradise for domestic and foreign tourists. In addition, thanks to the masskara festival with the friendliness of the Bacolodons, this city is also known as the “city of smiles”.

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MEMORIAL DAY – 25/05/2020

The last second Monday of May has become a day to honor and commemorate the heroes who died in the army. On this day, Americans will visit cemeteries and memorials, Scouts will march around the graveyard area along with military personnel and members of veterans’ organizations. Everyone will clean and decorate the graves, at the same time, they will put on a branch of red poppies or place the national flags.

The first Memorial Day was known in 1868 but it was declared in 1971 by the National Assembly as a national holiday. For more than 150 years, this day has become a special and indispensable milestone of the United States. This year’s Memorial Day takes place on May 25th.

This is an opportunity to express gratitude for the dedication and great sacrifices of heroes and soldiers engraved in history as an immortal epic, an occasion to commemorate the dead in Journey to fight for the Fatherland, the elite warriors have always stayed on the battlefield.

WORLDSTEEL Welcome International Labor Day 01/05

May begins with the International Labor Day, also known as International Workers’ Day in some countries, is a national, public holiday in many countries across the world. This is not just an occasion to honor the achievements of labourers and the working classes, but also an occasion for all employees to rest and take a break after a period of hard work. 

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