homeworldwide public holidaysnews and updatesdominican republic > this page

Dominican Republic Extends Presidential Election Public Holiday

Source: Presidency’s Press Office (Santo Domingo)
Posted: Wednesday, May 14, 2008
Updated: Monday, February 10, 2020

The press office of the has announced decree 193-08 which extends the usual May 16 presidential election public holiday by a half-day. The afternoon of Thursday, May 15 will therefore be a public holiday, as well as Friday the 16th.

Currently, Presidential elections are held every 4 years, on May 16, and that date is an official public holiday in the Dominican Republic.

Links and References

Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Dominican Republic Extends Presidential Election Public Holiday" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.