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Proclamation declaring 22 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Pagadian

Proclamation declaring 22 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Pagadian, in order for the people of the Pagadian to celebrate the 49th Charter Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 512
Date: 04 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 512; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 29 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Koronadal

Proclamation declaring 29 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Koronadal, in order for the people of the Koronadal to celebrate the Tree Growing Festival and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 513
Date: 04 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 513; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 20 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Lipa

Proclamation declaring 20 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Lipa, in order for the people of Lipa to celebrate the 71st Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 508
Date: 31 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 508; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 21 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Maasim

Proclamation declaring 21 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Maasim, in order for the people of Maasim to celebrate the Founding Anniversary and the Kestebeng Festival, and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 509
Date: 04 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 509; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 21 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Laurel

Proclamation declaring 21 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Laurel, in order for the people of Laurel to celebrate the Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 510
Date: 04 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 510; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 22 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Sta Teresita

Proclamation declaring 22 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Sta Teresita, in order for the people of Sta Teresita to celebrate the Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 511
Date: 04 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 511; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 19 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Laoag

Proclamation declaring 19 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Laoag, in order for the people of Laoag to celebrate the Charter Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 506
Date: 31 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 506; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 09 June 2018 a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Rosario

Proclamation declaring 09 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Rosario, in order for the People of Rosario to celebrate the Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 498
Date: 24 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 498; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 06 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Province of Zamboanga Del Norte

Proclamation declaring 06 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Province of Zamboanga Del Norte, in order for the People of the Province to celebrate the 66th Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 497
Date: 24 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 497; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 11 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Sagay

Proclamation declaring 11 June 2018 a special (non-working) day in the City of Sagay, in order for the people of Sagay to celebrate the 22nd Charter Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 501
Date: 24 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 501; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 18 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in Municipality of Carmen

Proclamation declaring 18 June, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Carmen, in order for the People of Carmen to celebrate the Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 496
Date: 23 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 496; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 15 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Angeles

Proclamation declaring 15 June 2018 a Special (non-Working) Day in the City of Angeles, in order for the people of Angeles to celebrate the remembrance of the ruinous volcanic eruption of Mt. Pinatubo and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 500
Date: 24 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 500; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 16 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Bogo

Proclamation declaring 16 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Bogo, in order for the People of Bogo to celebrate and participate in its Charter Anniversary with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 495
Date: 23 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 495; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 15 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Alegria

Proclamation declaring 15 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Alegria, in order for the People of Alegria to celebrate and participate in its 50th Founding Anniversary with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 494
Date: 23 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 494; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 16 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Molave

Proclamation declaring 16 June 2018, a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Molave, in order for the people of Molave to celebrate and participate in its 70th Founding Anniversary with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 499
Date: 24 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 499; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 21 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Rosario

Proclamation declaring 21 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Rosario, in order for the People of Rosario to celebrate the Yagi-Yagi Festival of Native Cultural Heritage and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 505
Date: 24 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 505; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 18 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Province of Ifugao

Proclamation declaring 18 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Province of Ifugao, in order for the People of the Province to celebrate its founding anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 504
Date: 24 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 504; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 15 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of General Santos

Proclamation declaring 15 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the City of General Santos, in order for the People of General Santos to celebrate its 50th Charter Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 503
Date: 24 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 503; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 11 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Province of Rizal

Proclamation declaring 11 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Province of Rizal, in order for the People of Province to celebrate its 117th Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 502
Date: 24 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 502; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 28 May 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Imus

Proclamation declaring 28 May 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Imus, in order for the People of Imus to celebrate the Anniversary of the Battle of Alapan and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 493
Date: 22 May 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 493; Source: Official Gazette

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DOJ Chief: Amended Constitution must clarify Impeachment Rules

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Guevarra on granting Fox's Appeal: 'it's following the Rule of Law'

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UK eases Visa Application Processes for Indonesian Students

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Indonesia, Finland achieve Significant Increase in Bilateral Ties

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Some Workers at Thai Factory agree to Compensation

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KPKT reviews National Housing Policy - Zuraida

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Government under rising pressure to correctly tax Ride-Hailing Companies

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PM Prayut: Death Penalty is Legitimate and most People agree

BANGKOK, June 20 (NNT) - The Prime Minister, Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha, has voiced support for the execution of convicted murderers.

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Government welcomes Opinions about Implementation of Thailand 4.0 Policy

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On World Refugee Day, De Lima files Bill to protect Refugees and Stateless Persons

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MoF invites Feedback on proposed changes to the Income Tax Act

The Ministry of Finance have invited interested parties to provide feedback on the draft Income Tax (Amendment) Bill 2018 from 20 June to 11 July 2018.

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Labor Ministry aims to find Jobs for 100,000 Unemployed Graduates

BANGKOK, June 19 (NNT) - The Labor Minister, Pol. Gen. Adul Sangsingkeo, said the Ministry of Labor aims to find jobs for about 100,000 unemployed graduates within three months.

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Ex-President Aquino sued over DAP Mess

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Duterte appoints CA, Sandiganbayan Associate Justices

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