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Letter from Africa: The power of an apostrophe

BBC News - 13 Aug 2019
The government has formally declared 4 August a public holiday to commemorate Founders' Day - a celebration of those who founded the state of Ghana. The concept of a Founder's Day (note the placement of the apostrophe) had been introduced by the ...
holidays in august

Duterte declares Sept 8 special holiday

The Manila Times - 14 Aug 2019
President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a law declaring September 8 of every year as a special working holiday nationwide to commemorate the Feast of the ...
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News Briefs: August 9, 2019

INQUIRER.net - 08 Aug 2019
Malacañang expressed reservations about lifting of martial law in Davao City, saying violence in other areas might spread to President Duterte's hometown.
holidays in august

DOLE on holiday pay rules

Manila Bulletin - 11 Aug 2019
By Leslie Ann Aquino. Workers in the private sector, who will report to work on Monday, a regular holiday, should get paid twice their regular daily wages.

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