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Guyana Public Holidays March 12-13

Source: Guyana Government Information Agency (GINA)
Posted on Tuesday, February 21, 2017


The Ministry of Public Security of the government of Guyana has declared Sunday, March 12, 2017, as the date for the Phagwah annual public holiday of Guyana.

The announcement that Sunday, March 12, 2017, would be the date for the Phagwah annual public holiday of Guyana, goes on to state that "Consequent upon Phagwah falling on a Sunday, and by virtue of application of Sections 3 (1) and (2) of the Public Holidays Act, Chapter 19:07, Monday March 13, 2017 is hereby declared a Public Holiday".

The aforementioned announcement that Sunday, March 12, 2017, would be the date for the Phagwah annual public holiday of Guyana, with a day in lieu non-working public holiday in Guyana on Monday, March 13, 2017, is in line with the annual list of Guyanese bank holidays and non-working public holidays in Guyana for the upcoming calendar year 2017 as released by the the government of Guyana, last autumn (2016-11-11).


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