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Papua New Guinea Easter Public Holidays April 10-13

Source: Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea (Port Moresby)
Posted: Wednesday, April 8, 2020

The Secretary of the Department of Personnel Management of the Goverment of Papua New Guinea, Taies Sansan, has issued the circular instruction No.11 of 2020 ("2020 Public Holidays For The Easter Weekend"), which declares Friday to Monday, April 10-13, 2020, as public holidays for the Easter period.

As per the text of the aforementioned circular, "Further to Circular Instruction No.14 of 2019 on Public Holidays for this year, 2020, the following dates are declared as Public Holidays for the Easter period throughout the country.".

The circular goes on to clarify that "Thursday 9th April, 2020 is a normal working day for those essential service agencies and those non-essential service agencies assisting the essential service agencies".

The circular instruction 18 of 2021 is in line with the once amended (2020-03-24) list of official Papua New Guinea public holidays for the calendar year 2020 as contained in the PNG National Gazette G583, issued last autumn (2019-10-11).

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