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Trinidad and Tobago April 17 Public Sector Only Holiday

Source: i955fm (Port-of-Spain)
Posted: Tuesday, April 7, 2009
Updated: Thursday, November 26, 2009

Trinidad and Tobago's Trade Minister, Mariano Browne, who heads the cabinet cub committee for the upcoming Summit Of The Americas has announced that Friday, April 17, 2009, the first day of the summit, would be a public sector holiday only, but that it would be a regular working day for the private and financial sectors.

The possibility of making April 17, 2009, a one-off public holiday first surfaced at the end of last year 2008-12-03 and, most recently, it became more probable that the date would be a public sector-only holiday (2009-03-15).

Trinidad and Tobago will host another international meeting, the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM); at the end of November 2009 (2005-11-29). It is still possible that the first day of the CHOGM, Friday, November 27, 2009, to be declared a one-off public holiday in Trinidad and Tobago.

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