BATANGAS CITY, Nov. 29 - The people of Batangas will mark the 429th anniversary of their province on Dec. 8, 2010, which has been declared as a special non-working day in Batangas by the Office of the President through Proclamation No. 71.
Malacanang Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa Jr. said it is but fitting to declare December 8, 2010 as a special non-working day to give the people of Batangas the opportunity to celebrate the milestone in the history of their province.
The Presidential Proclamation was signed by Ochoa and Senior Deputy Executive Secretary Jose Amor M. Amorado by authority of President Benigno S. Aquino III. (PNA)