Source:The Straits Times (Singapore)
Posted: Tuesday, April 19, 2011 Updated: Monday, August 28, 2017
The Government of Singapore has declared Saturday, May 7, 2011, as a one-off public holiday on account of the upcoming polls that will be held on that day.
The aforementioned announcement was made, earlier this afternoon, through a government gazette issued by Singapore President S R Nathan.
In a later separate announcement, the Singapore Ministry of Education (MOE) has announced that the following Monday, May 9, 2011, would be a school holiday for all teaching staff and pupils throughout Singapore.
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