Plan ahead: Palace releases list of 2020 holidays

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 15 2019 08:57 PM

MANILA - Planning next year's vacations? This list may come in handy. 

Malacañang has released dates of regular holidays and special non-working days for 2020. 

Through Proclamation No. 845, Malacañang listed these days as follows: 

Regular Holidays 

  • January 1 - New Year's Day
  • April 9 - Maundy Thursday and Araw ng Kagitingan
  • April 10 - Good Friday
  • May 1 - Labor Day
  • June 12 - Independence Day
  • August 31 (last Monday of August) - National Heroes Day
  • November 30 - Bonifacio Day
  • December 25 - Christmas Day
  • December 30 - Rizal Day


Special Non-Working Days

  • January 25 - Chinese New Year
  • February 25 - EDSA People Power Revolution Anniversary
  • April 11 - Black Saturday
  • August 21 - Ninoy Aquino Day
  • November 1 - All Saints Day
  • December 8 - Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary
  • December 31 - Last Day of the Year


Additional Special Non-Working Days

  • November 2 (All Souls Day)
  • December 24 (Christmas Eve)

Malacañang said the Department of Labor and Employment will immediately promulgate guidelines for the proclamation.

- with a report from Arianne Merez, ABS-CBN News