Malacañang declared August 20 as non-working holiday

In connection with the observance of EID’L FITR (Feast of Ramadhan) of the Muslim community, Malacañang has declared Monday August 20, 2012 as a regular non-working holiday through-out the country.

Under Procalamation No. 455. the holiday declaration is aimed to promote cultural understanding and integration among Muslim and non-Muslim Filipinos and for the whole nation to have the full opportunity of joining their Muslim brothers and sisters in the observance and celebration of Eid’l Fitr.

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