Philippine Embassy Closed on August 30

ABU DHABI — The Philippine Embassy will be closed on August 30 (Sunday) in observance of the National Heroes’ Day, a public holiday in the Philippines. The embassy will resume operation the following day, August 31 from

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Published: Wed 26 Aug 2009, 12:54 AM

Last updated: Thu 2 Apr 2015, 9:24 AM

On this day, the country commemorates the “Cry of Pugad Lawin” (the start of 1896 revolution) by Filipino revolutionaries called the ‘Katipunan’ led by Andres Bonifacio. Meanwhile, registration for the overseas absentee voting (OAV) will be open on Sunday from 9am-5pm. Last day of registration is on August 31. —

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