By virtue of Proclaimation No.331 signed by Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa Jr. on February 7, Malacañan declared February 27 which falls on a Monday as a special non-working day in General Santos City. The holiday will give the "Generals" the full opportunity to celebrate and participate in the commemoration of the city's 73rd Foundation Anniversary and the 23rd Kalilangan Festival.(Click Here for Schedule)
Check out below for Proclamation No. 331, Declaring February 27, 2012 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in General Santos City.
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
PROCLAMATION NO. 331
DECLARING MONDAY, 27 FEBRUARY 2012, AS A SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAY IN THE CITY OF GENERAL SANTOS
WHEREAS, Monday, 27 February 2012, marks the commemoration of the 73rd Foundation Day anniversary and the 23rd Kalilangan Festival of the City of General Santos;
WHEREAS, it is but fitting and proper that the people of the City of General Santos be given full opportunity to celebrate and participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, PAQUITO N. OCHOA JR., Executive Secretary, by authority of His Excellency, BENIGNO S. AQUINO III, do hereby declare Monday, 27 February 2012, as a special (non-working) day in the City of General Santos.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.
Done in the City of Manila, this 7th day of February, in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Twelve.
By authority of the President:
(Sgd.) PAQUITO N. OCHOA JR.