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Mozambique Good Friday Public Holiday April 2

Source: Agencia de Informção de Moçambique (Maputo)
Posted: Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Most recent follow-up news item: July 17, 2021


Mozambique's Minister of Labour, Margarida Talapa, has announced a one-off non-working public sector holiday in Mozambique, on Friday, April 2, 2021, on account of Good Friday.

As per the aforementioned announcement, the one-off non-working public sector holidays in Mozambique, on Friday, April 2, 2021, on account of Good Friday, is limited to Christians ("O governo moçambicano concede tolerância de ponto para todo o dia de amanhã, a todos trabalhadores e funcionários públicos que professam a religião cristã, por ocasião da Sexta-Feira Santa").

The declaration of one-off non-working public holidays is a relatively common feature of Mozambique's official public holidays calendar (2020-12-29, 2020-12-22, 2020-11-09, 2020-04-09, 2019-12-30, 2019-10-01, 2019-09-03, 2019-08-09, 2019-08-07, 2018-10-09, ...), in particular as Mozambique's Labour Code gives the Minister of Labour the authority to declare one-off public holidays in Mozambique.



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