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Uruguay Declares National Holiday On February 28

Source: Presidencia de la República (República Oriental del Uruguay)
Posted: Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Uruguay's President, José Mujica, has issued a decree declaring Monday, February 28, 2011, as a one-off national holiday to coincide with the beginning of the official events commemorating Uruguay's bicentennial.

As per the text of the decree, this one-off national holiday will be a working day ("decretó como feriado nacional laborable el próximo lunes 28 de febrero").

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