Source:Press Release Government Of Timor-Leste (Dili)
Posted: Monday, December 21, 2015 Updated: Friday, February 8, 2019
The government of Timor Leste has announced that it had once again decided to declare 2 additional year-end public sector holidays ("Toleránsia Pontu ba loron 24, parte loraik, no 31, durante loron tomak"), this time on December 24 and 31, 2015.
The aforementioned additional public holidays in Timor Leste on the afternoon of December 24, and the entire day of the 31st of December, 2015, apply to "all employees and agents of the ministries or their dependent services, as well as to the institutes and integrated indirect administration bodies of the State" and are justified as the decision was made "taking into account the family festivities celebrated in this festive season, and which is traditionally dedicated to the reunion of all its members, marked with celebrations and religious ceremonies".
Links and References
Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Timor Leste 2015-2016 Year-End Public Holidays" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.