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Macau Declares 2 Half-Day Public Holidays

Source: Macau Governmenr Website
Posted: Tuesday, March 13, 2007
Most recent follow-up news item: April 2, 2020

Macau's Chief Executive has announced 2 additional half-day, afternoon, public holidays for 2008, on the eves of both the Western and the Lunar New Years.

This announcement, following a trend started a few years ago (2004-05-21, 2006-01-16, 2006-07-14, and 2007-01-31), was made under the purview of the "Decree Law No. 60/2000 on Public Holidays", and, on the afternoon of Wednesday, February 6, 2008, will allow for an early start to the annual, 3-day, Lunar New Year public holiday.

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