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Chile Mulls Annual October 25 Public Holiday

Source: Ministerio del Trabajo y Previsión Social (Valparaiso)
Posted: Monday, October 26, 2020
Most recent follow-up news item: November 8, 2020

Following this past weekend's resounding Constitutional Plebiscite approve victory, the Chilean parliamentarians, including Pablo Vidal (RD) and Vlado Mirosevic (Liberal Party), amongst others, have announced that they would introduce a bill to declare October 25, as a new annual public holiday in Chile ("Together with Vlado Mirosevic, and several others, we will present a Bill to declare every October 25 as National Day of Democracy").

The date of October 25, 2020, had been confirmed as a one-off public holiday, earlier this month (2020-10-01), thus further amending (2019-09-22) the list of 2020 public holidays in Chile, as it had been announced, by Chile's Ministro Secretario General de Gobierno, jointly with Chile's Ministerio del Trabajo y Previsión Social (2018-08-05).

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