Source:Office of the Prime Minister (Castries)
Posted: Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Most recent follow-up news item: July 30, 2021
The government of Saint Lucia has released a communique declaring that Monday, December 14, 2020, would be a public holiday in Saint Lucia ("Due to the large number of queries to the office of the prime minister regarding the upcoming holiday weekend, the public is reminded that Sunday 13th December, also known as national day or Saint Lucia day, is a bank holiday (public holiday). Pursuant to the bank holiday act (cap 17.01), when a bank holiday falls on a Sunday, the following Monday immediately next is deemed a holiday. Hence, Monday, December 14, 2020 is a bank holiday in Saint Lucia.").
Today's government announcement is in line with the official list of Saint Lucia bank holidays and non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2020, as released, late last year (2019-10-24).
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