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Italy Declares Sesquicentennial Public Holiday

Source: Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri (Rome)
Posted: Saturday, January 29, 2011
Most recent follow-up news item: August 13, 2011

In yesterday's meeting No.123, the Italian Council of Ministers has confirmed a one-off public holiday on Thursday, March 17, 2011, to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Unification of Italy.

This is the first time in the memory of most Italians that a one-off public holiday is declared in Italy.

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