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Taiwan Adds February 28 Public Holiday

Source: Taipei Times (Taipei)
Posted: Monday, February 24, 1997
Updated: Saturday, February 24, 2001


Taiwan's legislature has passed a bill making February 28 an annual public holiday.

Though the bill was passed a few days before the 50th anniversary of the February 28th, 1947, killings, this new public holiday will only be effective starting in 1998.



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