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Latvia Confirms June 20-24 Public Holidays

Source: The Baltic Course (Riga)
Posted on Thursday, May 21, 2009

Latvia's Welfare Ministry has announced that, in accordance with the government resolution adopted last year, Monday, June 22, 2009, would be a one-off bridge public holiday, creating a 5-day period of public holidays, from Saturday, June 20, to Wednesday, June 24, 2009.

In compensation, Saturday, June 27, 2009, will be a regular working day.

This swap of a weekday working day for a working Saturday is a regular feature of recent Latvian public holidays calendars (2007-04-13 and 2006-11-25).

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