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Netherlands Antilles Public Holidays News and Updates

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This page contains a sampling of our database of news and updates related to Netherlands Antilles public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays and national holidays, as of July 2010, and covering calendar year 2022 Netherlands Antilles 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 Netherlands Antilles public holidays news and updates.

2010 (public news feed delayed by 30 days)

  • Jul
  • 2
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  • Netherlands Antilles Considering New Public Holiday

    The Daily Herald (Philipsburg) - The leader of the Government of the Netherlands Antilles, Commissioner William Marlin, has been quoted as saying that, with more autonomy after October 10th, St. Maarten will be able to make its own decisions, such as declaring Emancipation Day, on July 1, as a national public holiday ("By the grace of God, July 1, 2011, will be a public holiday in the new country St. Maarten").
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2009

  • Jul
  • 4
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  • Netherlands Antilles Urged To Declare Emancipation Day Public Holiday

    Netherlands Antilles Daily Herald (Philipsburg) - The President of the Netherlands Antilles Workers Institute for Organised Labour (WIFOL), Theophilus Thompson, and Windward Islands Civil Servants/Private Sector Union (WICSU/PSU) President, William Reed, have announced that they will lobby the government to declare Emancipation Day a public holiday.
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  • May
  • 21
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  • Netherlands Antilles Public Sector Holiday Tomorrow

    The Daily Herald (Philipsburg) - The Netherlands Antilles government has confirmed that tomorrow, Friday, May 22, 2009, the day after the Ascension general public holiday, would be a public sector holiday for all civil servants and government offices.
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2008

  • Sep
  • 12
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  • Netherlands Antilles Confirms New Kingdom Day Public Holiday

    The Daily Herald (Willemstad) - The Netherlands Antilles federal Labour Affairs Administration has confirmed that December 15 would become a new public holiday, beginning in 2008.
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  • May
  • 9
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  • Netherlands Antilles Adds December 15 Annual Public Holiday

    The Daily Herald (St. Maarten) - The Parliament of the Netherlands Antilles has agreed to a law amendment making December 15, Kingdom Day, a new official holiday.
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2006

  • Apr
  • 28
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  • Netherlands Antilles Adopts Queen's Birthday Public Holiday Day In Lieu Rule

    Nederlands Dagblad - The Netherlands Antilles federal Labour Affairs Administration has confirmed that this year, it would follow the Netherlands' handling of the rare cases when the Queen's Birthday public holiday falls on a Sunday, and that the Queen's Birthday public holiday would be celebrated in the Netherlands Antilles on Saturday, April 29, in 2006.
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See also: Netherlands Antilles bank holidays and public holidays for 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025 and 2026.

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