Published: Tuesday 10 October, 2017

#WalangPasok Classes Cancelled November 16 & 17 for ASEAN Summit

Another long weekend in November for Metro Manila students. This after classes on November 16 and 17 are cancelled for the ASEAN Summit. This was announced by the Metro Manila Council (MMC) Tuesday.

Asean Summit

#WalangPasok in Metro Manila during ASEAN Summit on Nov. 16 & 17. (Wikipedia image)

According to MMDA chairman Danilo Lim, classes in all levels in Metro Manila have been cancelled. And the vote of the MMC was unanimous.

“(Adm) Metro Manila Mayors unanimously move for the suspension of classes on November 16-17 for the ASEAN. -9th Metro Manila Council Meeting,” wrote Lim on Twitter.

The 31st ASEAN Summit is scheduled to be held from November 10 to 14 in Clark, Pampanga. Attendees include all Southeast Asian heads of government, as well as US President Donald Trump.

Meanwhile, there is still no official word about the cancellation of classes from November 13 to 15.