Is May 13 a holiday Philippines?

President Rodrigo Duterte declared May 13, Thursday, as a regular holiday in observance of Eid’l Fitr, or the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.

Is Eid Al Fitr a non working holiday?

To honour the country’s Islamic heritage, the government in 2002 established Eid’l Fitr as a regular holiday by virtue of Republic Act 9177 and Presidential Proclamation 1083, signed into law in November 2002 during the Arroyo presidency.

Do the Philippines have special holidays?

Now, for the full rundown of 2022 holidays in the Philippines, scroll through….Regular Holidays.

January 1 Saturday New Year’s Day
April 15 Friday Good Friday (Holy Week)
May 1 Sunday Labor Day
June 12 Sunday Independence Day
August 29 Monday National Heroes’ Day

What holiday is on May 13th?

National Apple Pie Day. National Fruit Cocktail Day. National Leprechaun Day. Skeptics Day International – May 13, 2022 and November 8, 2022 (First Friday the 13th of the Year and on Election Day)

Is May 13 a legal holiday?

Proclamation No. 1142, signed by Duterte on Monday, declares May 13 as a regular holiday to “bring the religious and cultural significance of the Eid’l Fitr to the fore of national consciousness.”

What holiday is on May 13?

Is may 13th a regular holiday?

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte has declared May 13, 2021 a regular holiday throughout the country in observance of Eid’l Fitr or the Feast of Ramadan.

Why is May 13 a holiday in the Philippines?

President Rodrigo Duterte declares May 13 a ‘special (non-working) holiday to enable the people to properly exercise their right to vote’ MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang has declared Monday, May 13, a non-working holiday throughout the country to allow voters to participate in the national and local elections.

How many holidays will 2013 have in the Philippines?

With Malacanang Palace announcing the official dates of holidays in 2013, the next year will have at least 16 regular, special, and non-working holidays — leading to four (4) long weekends in March, August, November, and December next year.

Where is the Malacañang Golf Club?

President Rodrigo Duterte talks to the people from the Malacañang Golf (Malago) Clubhouse in Malacañang Park, Manila on May 3, 2021. King Rodriguez, Presidential Photo/File