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Belarus Public Holiday May 5

Source: Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus (Minsk)
Posted: Friday, April 25, 2003
Most recent follow-up news item: June 3, 2012

The Prime Minister of the Republic of Belarus has issued a decree declaring Monday, May 5, 2003, as a one-off non-working bridge public holiday in Belarus on account of the upcoming Radunitsa (Ancestors Veneration Day) on Tuesday, May 6, 2003.

As usual in similar past cases(1998-03-13), in compensation for the Monday, May 5, 2003, one-off non-working public holiday, the Decision of the Council of Ministers of 24.04.2003 No.553 ("On the transfer of the working day in May 2003") specifies that Saturday, May 3, 2003, will be a regular working day throughout the Republic of Belarus.

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