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Holiday advisory: PH to commemorate feast of immaculate Dec. 8

/ 12:07 PM December 07, 2021

Gathering at the Immaculate Conception Metropolitan Cathedral in Roxas City. FILE PHOTO FROM CAPIZ ARCHDIOCESE

MANILA, Philippines — December 8 is a special non-working holiday in commemoration of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary.

Mary is the principal patroness of the Philippines.

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The Immaculate Conception is included among the holidays in 2021 that Malacañang earlier released.

Employees who will work during the said holiday are entitled to 30-percent overtime pay.

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Based on Republic Act No. 10966, signed in 2017, the government declared December 8 of every year as a special non-working holiday across the nation.

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