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Ecuador To Declare May 6 Public Holiday

Source: Periódico Digital del Gobierno de la Revolución Ciudadana (Quito)
Posted: Saturday, April 30, 2011
Most recent follow-up news item: May 2, 2011

Ecuador's President, Rafael Correa Delgado, has announced that he will soon issue a decree declaring Friday, May 6, 2011, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Ecuador.

Two months ago (2011-02-26), Ecuador's electoral council (Consejo Nacional Electoral - CNE) has announced that it would ask the government of Ecuador to declare Friday, May 6, 2011, as a one-off public holiday, to facilitate the return of workers to their place of electoral registration in view of the Saturday, May 7, 2011, referendum.

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