Source:Philippine Information Agency (Manila)
Posted: Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Philippines' Presidential Executive Secretary, Salvador Medialdea, has announced, via the Memorandum Circular No.60, the declaration of an additional half-day non-working public holiday in the Philippines on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, on account of Holy Wednesday, to allow government employees to “travel to and from the different regions in the country" for the Easter break.
The aforementioned declaration of an additional non-working public holiday in the Philippines on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, beginning at noon and only for the public sector, is in addition to the list of 2019 non-working public holidays in the Philippines, as set out in Proclamation No. 555, s. 2018, released this past summer (2018-08-17).
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