July 23 declared as holiday in Bohol, Tagbilaran City-A A +A
Saturday, July 14, 2012
PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III has declared July 23, Monday, as special non-working day in the province of Bohol and the city of Tagbilaran in celebration of the 158th Foundation Day.
The President issued the declaration through Proclamation No. 431 signed by Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa Jr. on July 12, 2012 to give the people of Bohol and Tagbilaran City the opportunity to celebrate and participate in the occasion.
Bohol and Tagbilaran City mark the commemoration of the 158th Foundation Day on July 22, which falls on Sunday. The office of the Governor requested to declare July 23 as non-special working day instead of July 22.
Bohol is a first class province in the Central Visayas region while Tagbilaran City serves as the province's capital. (SDR/Sunnex)