Mayor Carlo Rabat would like to announce, thru Executive Order #42, S. 2016, and by virtue of Proclamation no. 91, BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES, signed 24 October 2016, that this FRIDAY, 28 OCTOBER 2016, will be a SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAY in the City of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental. This is “in celebration of the SAMBUOKAN Festival and for the people of the City of Mati to be given full opportunity to celebrate and participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies”.
Mayor Carlo thus enjoins everyone, both in the government and private sector, to participate and celebrate in the activities of the 2016 Sambuokan Festival.