Just in case you still don’t know it yet — June 30, 2010 (Wednesday) is a national special non-working holiday for the inauguration of President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III and Vice-President Jejomar “Jojo” Binay. Here’s the full text of Proclamation No. 2085 (see also full inaugural speech of President Noynoy Aquino).
PROCLAMATION NO. 2085
Declaring Wednesday, June 30, 2010 as a Special Non-Working Holiday Throughout the Philippines
Whereas, the presidential inaugural ceremonies for the incoming President of the Republic of the Philippines will be held on June 30, 2010;
Whereas, it is fitting and proper that all citizens of our country be given full opportunity to witness and welcome this historic event in the life of the nation;
Now, therefore, I, GLORIA MACAPAGAL-ARROYO, President of the Republic of the Philippines, by the virtue of the power vested in me by law, do hereby declare Wednesday, June 30, 2010, a special non- working holiday throughout the Philippines;
In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed;
Done in the City of Manila, this 17th day of June, in the year of our Lord 2010.
(Sgd.) GLORIA MACAPAGAL-ARROYO