Source:Governo de Portugal (Lisboa)
Posted: Tuesday, March 1, 2011
The Prime Minister of Portugal, José Sócrates Carvalho Pinto de Sousa, has published the Despacho n.º 3779/2011 declaring Tuesday, March 8, 2011, as a one-off public sector holidays (tolerância de ponto).
As in previous cases (2010-12-22), the decree applies to public servants ("tolerância de ponto aos trabalhadores que exercem funções públicas na administração central e nos institutos públicos") and is to coincide with the 2011 Carnival.
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