Source:Mauritius News Information Portal (Port-Louis)
Posted: Saturday, December 24, 2011
Most recent follow-up news item: December 3, 2016
Mauritius' government has finally announced that it would not declare Tuesday, January 3, 2012, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Mauritius.
Last week (2011-12-12), Mauritius' Vice-Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Xavier-Luc Duval, had announced that it was likely that the government of Mauritius would soon declare Tuesday, January 3, 2012, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Mauritius.
Monday, January 3, 2011, had also been declared a one-off non-working public holiday in Mauritius, at the end of last year (2010-06-24), when Prime Minister Ramgoolam realized that the annual public holidays of January 1 and 2 both fell on a weekend in 2011.
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