This page contains a sampling of our database of news and updates related to French Guiana public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays and national holidays,
as of February 2015, and covering calendar year 2019 French Guiana public holidays,
gathered as part of our continuous monitoring of worldwide news media and official government sources
to detect changes to bank holidays and public holidays legislation, or ad hoc bank holidays and public holidays changes, anywhere in the world.
Below is this list of French Guiana public holidays news and updates.
France Votes French Guiana Public Holidays Amendment
Le Monde (Paris) - France's National Assembly has voted the Bareigts amendment to the omnibus Macron economic growth bill currently being considered, which would allow the replacement of 7 of the 11 Fench annual public holidays by more local (ie. Muslim and Hindu) annual non-working public holidays.
DOM Actu - The dates for the first round of the French legislative elections, announced on October 25, would coincide with the anniversary of the abolition of slavery in 1848, a public holiday in French Guiana.