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Samoan Public Holidays March 3-4

Source: Samoan Ministry Of Commerce, Industry And Labour (Matagaluega o Pisinisi, Alamanuia, Leipa)
Posted on Wednesday, February 17, 2016


The Chief Executive Officer of the Samoan Ministry of Commerce, Industry And Labour (M.C.I.L), Peseta Margaret Malua, has announced that the government of Samoa had once again declared Thursday and Friday, March 3-4, 2016, as one-off non-working public holidays in Samoa on account of the upcoming General Election.

The declaration of Thursday and Friday, March 3-4, 2016, as one-off non-working public holidays in Samoa on account of the upcoming General Election ("The public, business communities, shop owners, employers and workers are hereby advised that in accordance with the Section 2 of the Public Holidays Act 2008, the Public Holidays declared for General Elections are as follows: Thursday, 3rd March 2016; and Friday, 4th March 2016.") is on the exact same dates as those declared as one-off non-working public holidays, five years ago (2011-03-01), "to give voters ample time to cast their votes in their village or constituencies".


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