Source:Agencia Bolivariana de Noticias (Caracas)
Posted: Wednesday, May 1, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
The President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, has signed the decree enforcing last year's amendments to the Venezuelan legislation governing non-working public holidays, which take effect today, though they were signed by President Hugo Chávez on May 1st, 2012.
The aforementioned LOTTT "Ley Orgánica del Trabajo, los Trabajadores y las Trabajadoras" (2012-03-13 and 2012-02-06) replaces the current legislation related to non-working public holidays in Venezuela.
As per Article 366 of the aforementioned bill, the list of official annual non-working public holidays in Venezuela will increase by 4 day: Carnival Monday, Carnival Tuesday, December 24, and December 31.
Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Venezuelan Public Holidays Law Takes Effect" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.