April has one of the most no. of holidays in the calendar. For guidance, here’s the complete list of April 2015 Philippine Holidays.
Observance of Holy Week stretches from March 30 (Holy Monday) to April 5 (Easter Sunday), but only the following days are considered holidays.
April 2, 2015, Thursday – Maundy Thursday (Regular holiday)
April 3, 2015, Friday – Good Friday (Regular holiday)
April 4, 2015, Saturday – Black Saturday (Special non-working day)
Government offices, most of the banks and business establishments are closed from Maundy Thursday to Good Friday .
So before you miss that bank transaction , here’s a list of Holy Week Bank Schedules 2015 :
BDO (Banco De Oro)
BPI (Bank of Philippine Islands)
Source: 89-100 (BPI Express Phonebanking)
All BPI and BPI Family Savings branches including Express Banking Centers (Kiosks) will be closed on Maundy Thursday and Black Friday. Operations to resume on Monday, April 6, 2015.
To ensure that your banking experience remains hassle-free during the upcoming Holy Week, please take note of the following:
- Payments received after April 1, 2015 (Wednesday) shall be processed on April 6, 2015 (Monday).
- Selected branches will be open during the break (Maundy Thursday and Black Saturday). Please refer to list below:
(Philippine Savings Bank)
Source: 24/7 Customer Experience Hotlines 845-8888
All PS bank branches will be closed on Maundy Thursday and Black Friday. Operations to resume on Monday, April 6, 2015.
(Philippine National Bank)
Source: Customer Service Hotline 888-1700
All Eastwest branches will be closed Maundy Thursday and Black Friday. Mall branches to resume on Black Saturday and Easter Sunday. Regular branches to resume April 6, Monday.
For list of branches: www.eastwestpersonal.com.ph/tool/branch_list.asp
In observance of the Holy Week, Security Bank branches will be closed starting April 2 and normal operations will resume on April 6, Monday. During these days, Security Bank Online and all Security Bank ATMs are available for your banking needs.
Source: Customer Contact Center – 885 5555
All Chinabank branches will be closed Maundy Thursday and Black Friday. Mall branches to resume on Black Saturday and Easter Sunday. Regular branches to resume April 6, Monday.
For list of branches: www.chinabank.ph/locate_branch_atm.aspx
(Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation)
Source: RCBC Customer Contact Center -+632 877 RCBC (877 7222)
All RCBC branches will be closed Maundy Thursday and Black Friday. Banking operation to resume April 6, Monday.
(United Coconut Planter Bank)
April 2015 Philippine Holidays are actually just a few days away from each other. Just 4 days after Easter Sunday , comes another holiday.
April 9 , 2015, Thursday – Araw ng Kagitingan / Filipino for Day of Valor (Regular holiday)
This holiday is also known as Bataan Day or Bataan and Corregidor Day, which is a national observance in commemoration of the fall of Bataan during World War II. This year is the 73rd year anniversary and one of the highlights will be a speech from President Benigno s. Aquino III on April 9, 2015, from Mt. Samat, Pilar, Bataan.
April 2015 Philippine Holidays and Holiday Pay Guidelines
For April 2015 Philippine Holidays, there 4 instances that an employee can earn holiday pay.
See info below for guidance April 2015 Philippine Holiday pay guideline.