Source:Philippine Daily Inquirer (Manila)
Posted on Thursday, March 18, 2010
Philippines President, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, has signed Proclamation 2020, declaring May 10, 2010, the date of the upcoming national elections, a special public non-working holiday throughout the country.
Similar electoral public holidays were declared on the occasion of the last mid-term, and term, elections (2007-04-25 and 2004-05-06).
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