Posted on Wednesday, May 6, 1998
The government of the Philippines has declared Monday, May 11, 1998, as a special non-working public holiday, on the occasion of the national and local elections to be held on that date.
The proclamation specifies that this was done "to give the people the fullest opportunity to participate in the said elections".
Links and References
Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Philippines Electoral Public Holiday May 11" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.