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Mauritius January 3 Public Holiday Under Consideration

Source: Mauritius News Information Portal (Port-Louis)
Posted on Monday, December 12, 2011


Mauritius' Vice-Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Xavier-Luc Duval, has 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.

In the aforementioned announcement, the Vice-Prime Minister stated that the government was planning to declare Tuesday, January 3, 2012, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Mauritius to compensate the fact that the upcoming Christmas Day and New Year's Day both fall on a Sunday.

Monday, January 3, 2011, was also 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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