Source: Boletim Oficial (República de Cabo Verde)
The government of Cape Verde has declared one off public sector holidays (tolerância de ponto) on Wednesday, December 24, 2008, and Friday, January 2, 2009.
This announcement (later confirmed in the Resolução nº 42/2008 de 22 de Dezembro) covers the public sector (funcionários e agentes do Estado, dos Institutos Públicos e dos Serviços Desconcentrados da Administração Central) and is for the afternoon only (no segundo período) of December 24 and the entire day (no dia) of January 2.
Similar, year-end public holidays are routinely declared in Cape Verde (15-Dec-2006, 12-Dec-2005, 13-Dec-2004).
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