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Greece 2016 Public Holidays Announced (Source: The Bank of Greece-Athens) - Summary: The Bank of Greece, Greece's Central Bank, has released its annual list of official non-working public holidays in Greece for the calendar year 2016. Links: full story and other Greece news and updates.
Spain 2016 Navarra Public Holidays (Source: Boletín Oficial de Navarra-BON) - Summary: The Directora General de Trabajo y Prevención de Riesgos de Navarra has gazetted its annual calendario laboral which lists the dates of the 2016 non-working public holidays in Spain's Autonomous Region of Navarra. Links: full story and other Spain news and updates.
Solomon Islands Public Holiday July 10 (Source: Solomon Times-Honiara) - Summary: The Solomon Islands caretaker Minister for Home Affairs and Deputy Prime Minister, Manasseh Maelanga, the minister responsible for declaring national public holidays in the Solomon Islands, has announced that the Cabinet of the Solomon Islands had declared Friday, July 10, 2015, as a day in lieu non-working public holiday in the Solomon Islands. Links: full story and other Solomon Islands news and updates.
Samoan Public Holiday July 8 (Source: Samoan Ministry Of Commerce, Industry And Labour-Matagaluega o Pisinisi, Alamanuia, Leipa) - Summary: The Samoan Prime Minister Tuila'epa Sa'ilele Malielegaoi, has announced that the government of Samoa will declare a half-day one-off non-working public holiday in Samoa on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, to allow Samoans the opportunity to watch that day's rugby test match between Manu Samoa and the New Zealand All Blacks in Apia. Links: full story and other Samoa news and updates.
Spain 2016 Galicia Public Holidays Announced (Source: Diario Oficial de Galicia-DOG) - Summary: The government of Spain's Autonomous Region of Galicia (Consejo de la Xunta de Galicia) has published its annual official list of regional public holidays (calendario laboral) in Galicia for the upcoming calendar year 2016. Links: full story and other Spain news and updates.
Bolivian Papal Public Holidays Extended To July 8-9 (Source: Ministerio de Trabajo, Empleo y Previsión Social-La Paz) - Summary: The head of Bolivia's Ministerio de Trabajo, Empleo y Previsión Social, Gonzalo Trigoso, has announced the declaration of one additional non-working public holiday in Bolivia, on account of the upcoming visit of Pope Francis, was approved at yesterday's Cabinet meeting of July 1st, 2015. Links: full story and other Bolivia news and updates.
Honduras Mulls October Public Holidays Changes (Source: El Heraldo-Tegucigalpa) - Summary: The president of Honduras' Chamber of Tourism (Cámara Nacional de Turismo de Honduras - Canaturh), Epaminondas Marinakys, has requested a move of the newly-declared end of October annual public holidays in Honduras, from the last week of October to earlier in the month, due to the rainy season coinciding with the end of October in Honduras. Links: full story and other Honduras news and updates.
Spain 2016 Basque Public Holidays Announced (Source: Boletín Oficial del País Vasco-BOPV) - Summary: The executive of Spain's autonomous region of the País Vasco has released its annual calendar of official regional public holidays (calendario laboral) for the upcoming calendar year 2016 in Spain's Basque region. Links: full story and other Spain news and updates.