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Malawi Public Sector Holidays December 22 to January 6

Source: Government of the Republic of Malawi (Lilongwe)
Posted: Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Most recent follow-up news item: December 20, 2021

Malawian President, Peter Mutharika, has once again announced that the public sector holidays for the end of the year 2018, would be extended by declaring December 27-28-31, 2018, and January 2-3-4, 2019, as non-working public holidays in Malawi for Malawi's civil servants.

The aforementioned announcement ("The extended holidays are meant to enable the Civil Servants to celebrate Christmas and New Year festivities with their families and to allow them have adequate time to travel to and from various destinations during the festive season, while giving them adequate time to rest") means that Malawi's civil servants will wind up officials duties on December 21, 2018, and resume work on January 7, 2019, and is in addition to the list of official non-working public holidays in Malawi for the calendar year 2018, as released by the Malawi Government, late last year (2017-12-18), and in line with the permanent addition of Boxing Day as an annual non-working public holiday over the past few years (2017-12-01, 2013-12-26, 2013-12-24, 2012-12-18 and 2007-10-01).

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