Sept. 5 non-working day in Gensan to mark Tuna Festival
President Rodrigo Duterte has declared September 5, 2018 as a special non-working day in General Santos City to mark the celebration of its Inauguration Day and the 20th Tuna Festival.
This was contained in Proclation No. 562, which by the authority of the President, was signed by Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on August 28.
“It is but fitting and proper that the people of the City of General Santos be given full opportunity to celebrate and participate in these occasions with appropriate ceremonies,” the Proclamation read.
The 2018 Tuna Festival is a five-day event, with the theme “Megatuna Fun in Metro Gensan.”