#WalangPasok – December 8 2017 declared holiday in Batangas

#WalangPasok – December 8 2017 declared holiday in Batangas

The province of Batangas will be celebrating its 436th foundation anniversary this coming Friday, December 8.

It will be a special non-working holiday throughout Batangas as stipulated in President Rodrigo Duterte’s Proclamation 367. This holiday will give Batangueños a three-day weekend.

The foundation anniversary is dubbed “Ala Eh! Festival,” which is derived from the common expression attributed to Batangueños wherever they are.

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December 8 2017 has been declared as a special non-working holiday in Batangas


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