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february 27 2017 class suspensions

#WalangPasok – Class suspensions for February 27 2017 due to the transport strike

(UPDATED, 7:40 PM) In light of the scheduled nationwide transport strike by jeepney drivers tomorrow, the Office of the President has announced that classes for elementary and high school levels throughout Metro Manila will be suspended for February 27. Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea made the

february 9 2017 holiday in mandaluyong

#WalangPasok – February 9 2017 declared school holiday in Mandaluyong City

Mandaluyong City will be commemorating the 23rd anniversary of its cityhood this February 9, Thursday. The day has been declared as a holiday in schools by Mayor Carmelita “Menchie” Abalos according to a post on the city government’s official Twitter account (see below). February 9

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#WalangPasok – February 13 2017 declared holiday in Parañaque City

Parañaque City will be celebrating the 19th anniversary of its cityhood this February 13, Monday. The day has been declared a special non-working holiday there courtesy of President Rodrigo Duterte’s Proclamation 144. Read the full text of Proclamation 144 in this link. The holiday effectively gives

january 16 2017 holiday batangas city

#WalangPasok – January 16 2017 declared a holiday in Batangas City

Batangas City will be celebrating its annual city fiesta this coming January 16, Monday. It has also been designated as Tourism and Cultural Day. In relation to that, the said day has been declared a special non-working holiday as stipulated in President Rodrigo Duterte’s Proclamation 119,

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#WalangPasok – Class suspensions for January 9 2017 due to tropical depression ‘Auring’

Local government units in several areas in Visayas and Mindanao have announced the suspension of classes in their respective constituencies for tomorrow, January 9, due to tropical depression “Auring.” Based on the 11:00 PM storm bulletin of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration

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January 16 2017 declared a holiday in Navotas City

Navotas City will be marking its 111th foundation anniversary this January 16, Monday. That day has been declared a special non-working by President Rodrigo Duterte through Proclamation 120. The proclamation was signed by Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea in behalf of Duterte last December. Click here to read

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December 2 2016 declared a holiday in Pasay City

Pasay City will be celebrating its 153rd foundation anniversary this December 2, Friday. The day is almost certain to be declared a special non-working holiday just like in previous years. This was confirmed to The Filipino Scribe by a source working in the Office of

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Is November 2 2016 a declared holiday in the Philippines?

As noted in a previous post, October 31 (Monday) and November 1 (Tuesday) have been declared as special non-working holidays as stupulated in former President Benigno Aquino III’s Proclamation 1105 in connection to the observance of All Saints Day or Undas. Now, many are asking

october 20 2016 class suspensions

#WalangPasok – Class suspensions for October 20 2016 due to super typhoon ‘Lawin’

(Updated, 2:00 AM) Classes in dozens of areas across Luzon are suspended for Thursday, October 20, as northern Philippines braces for the onslaught of super typhoon “Lawin” (international name: Haima). In its severe weather bulletin released late Wednesday night, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical