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Jamaican Public Holiday August 6-7

Source: Jamaica Information Service (JIS)
Posted: Friday, August 4, 2017


The Ministry of Labour and Social Security of Jamaica, has announced that the upcoming Independence Day non-working public holiday of Jamaica would be observed on Monday, August 7, 2017.

The aforementioned announcement that the upcoming Independence Day non-working public holiday of Jamaica would be observed on Monday, August 7, 2017, is in line with the list of official non-working public holidays in Jamaica, as announced earlier this year (2016-12-08) by the Government of Jamaica through the Jamaica Information Service (JIS), as well as with past practice and statements whenever a public holiday of Jamaica fell on a weekend (2016-12-16 and 2016-07-28).



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