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Maldives Public Holiday May 5

Source: Maldives President's Office Press Release (Male)
Posted on Thursday, May 2, 2019

The Maldives' President, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, has declared Sunday, May 5, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday ("to allow more time for people to undertake preparations for the month of Ramadan").

The declaration of one-off non-working public holidays is a staple of life in the Maldives (2019-04-04, 2019-01-21, 2018-11-17, 2018-08-12, 2018-09-16, 2018-08-10, 2018-08-12, 2017-05-06, 2013-11-16, 2013-09-05, 2009-04-30, 2008-10-15, 2008-10-12, 2008-10-02, 2008-09-17).

Recall that Sunday are ordinarily a regular working day in the Maldives.

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