Source:Presidencia de la República (Bogota)
Posted: Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Colombian President, Juan Manuel Santos, has decreed a half-day public sector holiday for Friday afternoon, July 4, 2014, starting at 1 pm local time (13:00), to allow public sector employees to watch the Colombia vs. Brazil quarterfinals match.
Although the aforementioned decree only applies to the Colombian public sector, President Santos has expressed the wish (suggested) that the private sector follow his decree as well.
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