Source:Ministerio de Trabajo, Empleo y Previsión Social (La Paz)
Posted: Wednesday, May 30, 2018 Updated: Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Bolivia's Minister of Labour has issued a communiqué which confirms that the upcoming Corpus Christi annual non-working public holiday of Bolivia would be observed on Thursday, May 31, 2018, in all sectors of the Bolivian economy.
As per the aforementioned announcement ("De acuerdo a lo dispuesto por el Decreto Supremo 2750 de 1 de mayo de 2016, el día jueves 31 de mayo del presente año, se constituye en Feriado Nacional de Corpus Christi, declarándose suspensión de actividades públicas y privadas en todo el territorio del Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia"), in line with the "Decreto Supremo 2750 del 1 de mayo de 2016", this public holiday will be a non-working public holiday for both the public and private sectors. The Bolivian Corpus Christi annual public holiday has been rumored to be on the way out in the past (2009-04-08 and 2007-06-06), but keeps on being reaffirmed every year (2016-05-25, 2015-06-02, 2014-06-17, 2013-05-29, 2012-06-05, 2011-06-06, 2010-01-29 and 2009-06-09).
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