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Dominican Republic January 9 Public Holiday

Source: Ministerio de Trabajo República Dominicana (Santo Domingo)
Posted: Monday, January 2, 2012

The Ministry of Labour of the Dominican Republic has issued an official communiqué confirming that the upcoming "Día de los Santos Reyes" (Epiphany) public holiday will be moved from its traditional date of January 6 to Monday, January 9, 2012.

The aforementioned announcement is in line with the recently-announced (2011-11-01) official listing of public holidays in the Dominican Republic for the year 2012, and follows the 1997 "Ley No. 139-97 mediante la cual los días feriados del calendario que coincidan con los días martes y miércoles, jueves o viernes" (1997-06-19).

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