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Nicaragua Amends December 7 Public Holiday

Source: Ministerio del Trabajo de Nicaragua (MITRAB)
Posted: Monday, December 6, 2010
Most recent follow-up news item: December 6, 2021

Nicaragua's Minister of Labour, Jeannette Chávez Gómez, has announced that following complaints from the private sector, she had amended the terms of the upcoming December 7, half-day public holiday.

In the acuerdo ministerial JCHG-014-11-10, announced last week (2010-12-01), Nicaragua's Ministerio del Trabajo (Mitrab) had declared a general paid public holiday (asueto con goce de salario) for the afternoon of Tuesday, December 7, 2010, beginning at 13:00 (1pm).

The aforementioned revised announcement now says that the half-day public holiday will be deducted from private sector employees' annual vacation time (a cuenta de vacaciones).

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