The Provincial Office of Vigan City is pleased to announce that Vigan has successfully hurdled the first phase of the elimination round in the search for the New 7 Wonder Cities. The triumphant 21 cities were announced last 07 July 2014.
The next qualifying round started on 08 July 2014 ending on 07 October 2014 where 7 out of 21 cities will be eliminated.
In addition to the online voting via new7wonders.com the New 7 Wonders Foundation opened its SMS and phone lines for this voting phase. Hereunder are the new voting procedures:
For 1 vote, text Vigan and sent to 29290777 on all OFW SIM/Philippine SIM cards;
For 20 votes, text Vigan10 and send to 29290777 on all OFW SIM/Philippine SIM cards or; Dial any of the following international numbers for overseas telephone voting, press 21 to vote for Vigan, Philippines, to wit:
The above new voting procedures are encouraged since there is no need to vote for seven cities but for Vigan, Philippines alone which is advantageous to the country’s bid.
The Embassy requests everyone to disseminate the information and encourage all families and friends and all our kababayans to further support and vote for the Heritage City of Vigan to be one of the new seven wonder cities of the world.