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Portugal Public Holidays Cancellation Update

Source: Agência Efe (Lisboa)
Posted: Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Most recent follow-up news item: December 15, 2017

The Portuguese government of Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho has secured an agreement from unions and employers on its planned cancellation of 4 annual non-working Portuguese public holidays.

Last month (2011-12-01), the Portuguese government had announced that it intended to cancel 4 annual non-working public holidays: Corpo de Deus (Corpus Cristi), Assunção de Nossa Senhora (August 15), Implantação da República (October 5), and Restauração da independência (December 1st).

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