President Rodrigo Duterte has signed Proclamation No 551 declaring August 17(Friday) and 20 (Monday), 2018 as special non-working days in Davao City.
This was done in line with Davao’s celebration of Kadayawan. August 17 marks Indigenous People’s Day while August 20 is Araw ng Pasasalamat.
Incidentally, August 21, 2018 (Tuesday) is also a holiday being Ninoy Aquino Day. Dabawenyos are set to face a long weekend.