Consul General in Xiamen Leads Commemoration of PH Independence Day
Consul General Julius Caesar A. Flores leads members of the Filipino community in Xiamen and the Consulate General’s officers and staff and their families in the flag-raising ceremony in commemoration of the 120th anniversary of the proclamation of Philippine independence. (Xiamen PCG photo)
XIAMEN 04 July 2018 – Consul General Julius Caesar A. Flores led the flag-raising ceremony at the Philippine Consulate General’s grounds on 11 June 2018, as part of its commemoration of the 120th anniversary of the proclamation of Philippine independence with the theme “Pagbabagong Ipinaglaban, Alay sa Masaganang Kinabukasan”.
In his message, Consul General Flores underscored that with this year’s Independence Day theme, the event was an opportunity for the Filipinos in Fujian Province in China to renew their spirit of patriotism, and called on the Filipinos to be united and work together with the aim of contributing to the Philippine Government’s thrusts towards national development and progress.
Members of the Filipino Community, the Consulate General’s officers and staff, and their families attended this simple but meaningful event. END
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