Source:Maldives President's Office Press Release (Male)
Posted: Friday, February 28, 2014 Updated: Monday, January 6, 2020
The Office of the President of the Maldives, Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom, has issued a press communiqué indicating that, contrary to past practice, Monday, March 3, 2014, would not be declared a one-off public holiday in the Maldives to coincide with the year's first sitting of the People's Majlis.
Note that, 2 years ago (2012-03-16), the first sitting of the People's Majlis for 2012 was subsequently moved to Monday, March 19, 2012, although the March 1st, 2012, public holiday was not canceled, and no additional non-working public holiday was declared on March 19, 2012.
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