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Jamaica Observes Ten Public Holidays 2016

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The year 2016, which began on Friday, January 1, is a leap year. According to information found on the internet, it’s also the 16th year in the 3rd millennium, the 16th year of the 21st century and the 7th year of the 2010s decade. Today on Get the Facts we list some of the major observances coming up in 2016.
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