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Philippines Eid'l Adha Public Holiday August 21

Source: Philippine Information Agency (Manila)
Posted: 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 Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 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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