National Holidays in Philippines in 2016

Philippines 2016
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2016

Philippines List of Holidays in Philippines in 2016

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Friday Fri New Year's Day National Holiday Regular holiday
Saturday Sat Philippines Public Holiday National Holiday Special non-working day
Monday Mon Chinese New Year National Holiday 1st day of 1st lunar month
Thursday Thu People Power Revolution National Holiday A special non-working holiday to mark the 30th anniversary
Wednesday Wed Davao City Day Regional Holiday Davao City only. Marks the creation of the city
Thursday Thu Maundy Thursday National Holiday Regular holiday
Friday Fri Good Friday National Holiday Regular holiday
Saturday Sat Black Saturday National Holiday Special Non-working day
Saturday Sat The Day of Valor National Holiday Regular holiday
Sunday Sun Labor Day National Holiday Regular holiday
Monday Mon Public Holiday National Holiday Special non-working day
Sunday Sun Independence Day National Holiday Regular holiday
Friday Fri Manila Day Regional Holiday Manila only
Thursday Thu Eid'l Fitr National Holiday End of Ramadan
Friday Fri Birthday of Manuel L Quezon Regional Holiday Special Non-Working Day in Quezon City and the provinces of Quezon and Aurora
Sunday Sun Ninoy Aquino Day National Holiday Special Non-working day. Commemorates the assassination of Benigno Ninoy Aquino Jr. in 1983
Monday Mon National Heroes' Day National Holiday Regular holiday. Last Monday of August
Monday Mon Eidul Adha National Holiday Date confirmed by govt.proclamation
Monday Mon Philippines Public Holiday National Holiday Special non-working day
Tuesday Tue All Saints' Day National Holiday Special Non-working day
Wednesday Wed Bonifacio Day National Holiday Regular holiday
Saturday Sat Christmas Eve National Holiday Special Non-working day
Sunday Sun Christmas Day National Holiday Regular holiday
Monday Mon Public Holiday National Holiday Special non-working day
Friday Fri Rizal Day National Holiday Regular holiday
Saturday Sat New Year's Eve National Holiday Special Non-working day

Notes

  • The Labor Code of the Philippines specifies two types of holidays: the 'regular holiday' and the 'special non-working day'. There is a difference in the pay that employers are required to pay between the two type of holidays.

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