Source:Tonga Ministry of Information and Communications (Nuku'alofa)
Posted: Friday, June 3, 2016
Tonga's Prime Minister's Office has issued a communiqué announcing that Monday, June 6, 2016, was an official non-working public holiday in Tonga to mark the 154th Tongan Emancipation Day.
The declaration of Monday, June 6, 2016, as an official non-working public holiday in Tonga to mark the 154th Tongan Emancipation Day, contrary to last week's announcement (2016-05-30), is in line with Tonga's Ministry of Information and Communications communiqué announcing the official list of non-working public holidays in Tonga for the calendar year 2016, announced late last year (2015-11-12), and with the terms of the "Public Holidays (Amendment) Act 2010" (Act No. 10 of 2010) which amended the public holidays legislation of Tonga (2010-05-19 and 2010-04-08).
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