Source:Boletim Oficial (República de Cabo Verde)
Posted: Monday, December 21, 2020
Most recent follow-up news item: December 16, 2021
The government of Cape Verde has declared public sector holidays in Cape Verde (tolerância de ponto) on Thursday, December 24, 2020, and Thursday, December 31, 2020, starting at 12 noon, to extend the upcoming Christmas public holidays of Cape Verde ("É concedida tolerância de ponto, em todo o território nacional, aos funcionários e agentes do Estado, dos institutos públicos e das autarquias locais, nos próximos dias 24 de Dezembro de 2020, durante todo o dia, e 31 de Dezembro de 2020, a partir de 12h:00").
The aforementioned announcement, signed by Prime Minister, Ulisses Correia e Silva, grants a full day public sector holiday in Cape Verde on Thursday, December 24, 2020, and a half-day public sector holiday on Thursday, December 31, 2020, beginning at noon, in a manner similar to what was done in past years, and thus amends the list of 2020 public holidays in Cabo Verde, as announced by the Government of Cabo Verde, earlier this year (2020-01-02).