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Philippines Eid'l Adha Public Holiday August 21

Source: Philippine Information Agency (Manila)
Posted on Thursday, August 16, 2018

Philippines Special Assistant to the President, Christopher Go , has announced that Philippines President, Rodrigo Duterte, had signed Proclamation No.556, declaring Friday, September 1, 2017, as the date of the upcoming Eid'l Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) annual non-working public holiday of the Philippines, in accordance with Republic Act 9177.

Last summer (2017-07-19), then Rodrigo Duterte signed Proclamation No. 269, s. 2017 which listed the special and regular public holidays in the Philippines for the calendar year 2018, and included a slot to be filled-in for the Eid'l Fitr (End of Ramadan) and Eid'l Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) non-working public holidays added to the list of Philippines public holidays over the past decade (2002-01-23).

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