The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The year-end recess for the nearly 55,000 employees of Costa Rica’s central government will begin on Friday, December 19 and will end on Monday, January 5th.
The announcement of the year-end recess for government employees was announced Tuesday during the conference following the governing Council press, by the Minister of the Presidency, Melvin Jimenez.
The break applies to workers in ministries, attached organs, autonomous institutions, semi-autonomous institutions and state enterprises, said Jimenez.
The chief said that all government officials are given 8 working days of vacation, except those who provide essential services to citizens, such as staff working in hospitals, police and firefighters.
Government workers return from recess on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 8 am.
The Costa Rica News (TCRN)
San Jose, Costa Rica