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Netherlands Antilles Adds December 15 Annual Public Holiday

Source: The Daily Herald (St. Maarten)
Posted: Friday, May 9, 2008
Updated: Friday, April 10, 2015


The Parliament of the Netherlands Antilles has agreed to a law amendment making December 15, Kingdom Day, a new official holiday.

Kingdom Day marks the date on which in 1954 the islands of the Netherlands Antilles obtained autonomy within the Dutch kingdom and the Kingdom Charter was signed.



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