Source:Portal Paraguayo de Noticias (PPN)
Posted: Sunday, December 2, 2018
Most recent follow-up news item: November 14, 2019
Paraguay's president, Mario Abdo Benítez, has released the executive decree No.740 making Friday, December 7, 2018, a one-off public sector holiday in Paraguay, beginning at 10:00 am local time.
This decree, signed on November 28, but released today, applies to "la administración pública y las entidades descentralizadas", and is in addition to the list of annual non-working public holidays in Paraguay for 2018 as announced late last year (2017-11-21), precedes the December 8 annual nationwide public holiday in Paraguay for the Virgen de Caacupé (2017-11-21).
In the past (2017-12-04, 2016-12-05, 2015-12-04, 2010-12-07 and 2009-12-07), under similar circumstances, Paraguay's respective presidents, had signed executive decrees making the afternoon of December 7, a one-off public sector holiday, beginning at 12:00, noon, local time, except in 2010 when it started at 11:00.
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