Is Ninoy Aquino Day a national holiday?

NoNinoy Aquino Day / Public or Federal Holiday?

Is Ninoy Aquino Day a non-working holiday?

INTRODUCTION. Republic Act No. 2956, signed into law in 2004, declares August 21 of every year as “Ninoy Aquino Day.” It is a non-working holiday nationwide commemorating the death anniversary of former Senator Benigno “Ninoy” S. Aquino Jr.

Is Ninoy Aquino Day double pay?

Employees who do not work on the regular holiday are entitled to 100% of their wage for that day while employees who work during the regular holiday are entitled to 200% of their wage for the first eight hours. Employees who work overtime on the regular holiday are entitled to an additional 30% of their hourly rate.

When did Ninoy Aquino Day start?

The inaugural Ninoy Aquino Day was celebrated in 2004 after the then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo declared it as a day to commemorate his death anniversary. The holiday was also part of her “holiday economics” program to boost tourism in the Philippines.

Is May 1, 2022 double pay?

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) on Saturday reminded private sector employers of the pay rules for their workers who will report to work on May 1, Labor Day. In its Labor Advisory No. 11 series of 2022, the DOLE said workers who will be working on May 1, a regular holiday, will be paid 200% of their wage.

How long was Ninoy Aquino imprisoned under the Marcos regime?

Benigno Simeon Aquino Jr. Shortly after the imposition of martial law, Aquino was arrested in 1972 along with others associated with the New People’s Army’s armed insurgency and incarcerated for seven years. He has been described as Marcos’ “most famous political prisoner”.

Who is Pablo Martinez?

Pablo Martínez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈpaβlo maɾˈtines]; La Plata, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina; 7 November 1987) is an Argentine actor, singer and model. He is known for his starring roles in the television series Casi Ángeles, Supertorpe and Aliados.

What significant event happened on 1986?

Explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Space Shuttle Challenger disaster. Hands Across America.

What significant event happened in 1986?

Soviet Nuclear reactor at Chernobyl explodes.

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