Public Holiday

22. March 2010 by Ludger

To me as a German this is a new experience.

If in Germany a public holiday falls on a Sunday – bad luck.

Not so here in South Africa (as in a number of other countries as well). March 21st is Human Rights Day, a public holiday. This was yesterday, and yesterday was Sunday. Luckily the Public Holiday Act (Act No 36 of  1994) dertermines whenever a public holiday falls on  a Sunday, the Monday following on it shall be a public holiday.

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    One Response to “Public Holiday”

    1. Jutta:

      Gute Idee! Sollten wir in Deutschland auch einführen.

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