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National Elections in Philippines

Is National Elections a Public Holiday?

National Elections is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

National Elections Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2016–2016.

Note: During special days, the principle of "no work, no pay" applies and on such other special days as may be proclaimed as such by the President or by Congress.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016MonMay 9National ElectionsSpecial Non-working Holiday

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