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Worldwide Public Holidays News and Updates November 2018

This monthly recap of November 2018 worldwide public holidays news and updates, covering all the countries of the world, is based on our daily review of hundreds of on-line newspapers, government sites, and institutional sources, and over a decade of experience following worldwide public holidays, to place current events in context, and anticipate on possible future changes.

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Date

Country

News Item Summary

30-Nov-2018

China

China 2019 Public Holidays Released (Source: Government Portal of the State Council of China-Beijing) - Summary: The Chancellery of the State Council of the People's Republic of China has issued a notice on the 2019 non-working public holidays and postponement of working days in 2019 in China. Links: full story and other China news and updates.

30-Nov-2018

Nauru

Nauru Public Holiday December 3 (Source: The Government of the Republic of Nauru-Yaren) - Summary: The government of Nauru has declared Monday, December 3, 2018, as a non-working public holiday in Nauru "in recognition of the United Nation's international day of persons with disabilities". Links: full story and other Nauru news and updates.

30-Nov-2018

Luxembourg

Luxemburg Mulls Additional Public Holidays (Source: Luxemburger Bankenvereinigung-Luxemburg) - Summary: The negotiations in view of forming the next government of Luxemburg seem to have converged on the declaration of 2 new annual non-working public holidays in Luxemburg. Links: full story and other Luxembourg news and updates.

30-Nov-2018

Ecuador

Ecuador Amends December 2018 Public Holidays (Source: Agencia de Noticias del Ecuador y Sudamérica-ANDES) - Summary: Ecuador's President, Lenín Moreno Garcés, has issued the "Decreto Ejecutivo 579" which once again break the rules set in the late 2016 overhaul of Ecuador's annual public holidays, by declaring Monday, December 24, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Ecuador, and confirming the Monday, December 31, 2018, one-off public holiday declared in late 2015. Links: full story and other Ecuador news and updates.

29-Nov-2018

Armenia

Armenia Public Holiday December 7 (Source: Armenian News Agency-ARMENPRESS) - Summary: The Armenian government has decided to declare Friday, December 7, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the provinces off Shirak and Lori of Armenia. Links: full story and other Armenia news and updates.

29-Nov-2018

Costa Rica

Costa Rican 2018-2019 Year-End Public Sector Holidays (Source: Ministerio de Trabajo y Seguridad Social de Costa Rica-San José) - Summary: Costa Rica's Cabinet has announced that the Costa Rican public sector and government agencies would benefit from public holidays during the upcoming Christmas holidays, from Saturday, December 22, 2018, until Sunday, January 6, 2019, inclusively. Links: full story and other Costa Rica news and updates.

28-Nov-2018

Uganda

Uganda Rules-Out November 30 Public Holiday (Source: Office of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Uganda-Kampala) - Summary: The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Public Service of the Government of Uganda, Daniel Mugulusi, has ruled-out the rumoured declaration of Friday, November 30, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Uganda. Links: full story and other Uganda news and updates.

27-Nov-2018

Moldova

Moldova 2019 Public Holidays Confirmed (Source: Agentia Informationala de Stat-Moldpres) - Summary: The government of Moldova has confirmed its earlier draft of the official list of non-working public holidays, and bridge public sector holidays, in Moldova for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other Moldova news and updates.

26-Nov-2018

Cambodia

Cambodia 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Cabinet of Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of Cambodia-Phnom Penh) - Summary: Cambodia's Prime Minister has signed a Cambodian Royal Government's Sub-Decree 478 on Employee's Public Holidays for 2019 establishing Cambodia's annual list of official non-working public holidays for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other Cambodia news and updates.

26-Nov-2018

India

India 2018 Odisha Public Holidays Amended (Source: Government of Odisha-Bhubaneswar) - Summary: The Government of the Government of India's state of Odisha has declared a one-off half-day non-working public holiday on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, on account of the opening ceremony of Men’s Hockey World Cup. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

25-Nov-2018

Serbia

Serbian 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Serbian Government Ministry of Labour and Social Policy-Belgrade) - Summary: The Serbian government has released its annual list of official 2019 non-working public holidays in Serbia and Serbian bank holidays for the calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other Serbia news and updates.

24-Nov-2018

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnian Public Holiday November 26 (Source: Federacija Bosna i Hercegovina News-Sarajevo) - Summary: The governments of Bosnia and Herzegovina has announced that Monday, November 26, 2018, would be an additional day in lieu non-working public holiday in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Links: full story and other Bosnia and Herzegovina news and updates.

23-Nov-2018

Nigeria

Nigeria Public Holidays Act Amendments Pass Second Reading (Source: Official Gazette of the Federal Republic of Nigeria-Abuja) - Summary: The "bill for an act to amend the Public Holidays Act, Cap. P40 Laws of the federation of Nigeria, 2004 to bring the Act in tandem with the current realities and exigencies of the modern times and to declare June 12 as Democracy Day in Nigeria and for related matter" which would declare June 12 as Nigerian Democracy Day, instead of May 29, narrowly passed its second on the floor of the Nigerian House of Representatives, yesterday. Links: full story and other Nigeria news and updates.

22-Nov-2018

Malawi

Malawi Calls For More Muslim Public Holidays (Source: Government of the Republic of Malawi-Lilongwe) - Summary: Various umbrella Muslim organizations in Malawi has once again requested that the government of Malawi declare the day after the birth of Holy Prophet Muhammed as a new annual non-working public holiday in Malawi. Links: full story and other Malawi news and updates.

21-Nov-2018

India

India 2019 Karnataka Public Holidays Announced (Source: Government of Karnataka-Bengaluru) - Summary: The State Cabinet of the Government of India's state of Karnataka has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Karnataka for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

21-Nov-2018

Germany

Germany Opts for March 8 Berlin New Public Holiday (Source: Berliner Morgenpost-Berlin) - Summary: The Governing "Die Linke/Die Grünen" coalition of Germany's city-state of Berlin, seems to finally have agreed on March 8 as a new annual non-working public holiday in Germany's city-state of Berlin. Links: full story and other Germany news and updates.

20-Nov-2018

UAE

UAE 2018 Commemoration Day Not A Public Holiday (Source: Emirates News Agency-WAM) - Summary: The UAE Cabinet has decided to move this year's Commemoration Day from Friday, November 30, to Thursday, November 29, 2018, but not to observe it as a non-working public holiday in the UAE, as it was in the past. Links: full story and other UAE (United Arab Emirates) news and updates.

20-Nov-2018

Pakistan

Pakistan Rabi-ul-Awwal Public Holiday November 21 (Source: Pakistan's Ministry of Interior-Islamabad) - Summary: The Ministry of the Interior of the Federal Government of Pakistan has finally announced that the date for the upcoming Eid Milad-un-Nabi (the Prophet's Birthday), annual non-working public holiday throughout Pakistan for the calendar year 2018, would be Wednesday, November 21, 2018. Links: full story and other Pakistan news and updates.

19-Nov-2018

Côte d'Ivoire

Ivory Coast Maouloud Public Holiday November 20 (Source: Gouvernement de Côte d'Ivoire-Abijan) - Summary: The government of the Ivory Coast, through its Ministère de l'Emploi, des Affaires Sociales et de la Solidarité Nationale, has announced that it had declared Tuesday, November 20, 2018, as the date of the annual national non-working public holiday (jour férié et chômé sur toute l'étendue du territoire national) on account of the upcoming Maoulid (the Prophet's Birthday) in the Ivory Coast in 2018. Links: full story and other Côte d'Ivoire news and updates.

19-Nov-2018

Andorra

Andorra 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Département de statistique du Ministère des Finances et de la Fonction Publique-Andorre) - Summary: Andorra's "Ministère des Finances et de la Fonction Publique" in conjunction with the "Associació de Bancs Andorrans" has released its annual list of the official bank holidays and public holidays in Andorrra, for the calendar year 2018. Links: full story and other Andorra news and updates.

19-Nov-2018

Myanmar

Myanmar 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Republic of the Union of Myanmar-Yangoon) - Summary: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the government of Myanmar has announced its annual list of the dates of the official Myanmar bank holidays and non-working public holidays in Myanmar for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other Myanmar news and updates.

19-Nov-2018

Guinea

Guinea Conakry Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday November 20 (Source: Portail Officiel du Gouvernement de la République de Guinée-Conakry) - Summary: The government of Guinea Conakry, through a joint announcement from its cellule de communication du gouvernement and the Ministre de la Fonction Publique, de la Réforme de l’Etat et de la Modernisation de l’Administration, Billy Nankouman Doumbouya, has announced that Tuesday, November 20, 2018, had been declared as a non-working public holiday in Guinea Conakry ("Ce mardi 20 novembre 2018 est déclarée fériée, chomée et payée sur toute l’étendue du territoire national"), on account of the upcoming "date anniversaire de la naissance du Prophète Mohamed". Links: full story and other Guinea news and updates.

19-Nov-2018

Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso Maouloud Public Holiday November 20 (Source: Ministère du Travail et de la Sécurité Sociale-Ouagadougou) - Summary: Burkina Faso's "Ministère En Charge De La Fonction Publique" has a communiqué announcing that Tuesday, November 20, 2018, would be a non-working public holiday in Burkina Faso ("la journée de demain mardi 20 novembre est déclarée fériée, chômée et payée au Burkina Faso, conformément au calendrier des fêtes légales dans le pays") on account of the upcoming fête du Maouloud (the Prophet's Birthday) annual public holiday in Burkina Faso. Links: full story and other Burkina Faso news and updates.

18-Nov-2018

Afghanistan

Afghanistan Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday November 20 (Source: Pajhwok Afghan News-Kabul) - Summary: The government of Afghanistan has declared Tuesday, November 20, 2018, as an official non-working public holiday in Afghanistan on the occasion of the annual Birthday celebration of prophet Mohammad ("Milad al Nabi"). Links: full story and other Afghanistan news and updates.

18-Nov-2018

India

India 2019 Goa Public Holidays Announced (Source: Government of Goa-Panaji) - Summary: The Government of India's state of Goa has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Goa for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

18-Nov-2018

The Gambia

Gambia 2018 Maulud Nabi Public Holiday Announced (Source: The Statehouse of the Republic of The Gambia-Banjul) - Summary: The Office of the President of the Gambia, Adama Barrow, has announced that he had declared Tuesday, November 20, 2018, as a public holiday throughout the Gambia in honour of "Maulud-nabi", locally called "Gamo" to commemorate the birth of Prophet Muhammad. Links: full story and other The Gambia news and updates.

18-Nov-2018

Tunisia

Tunisian 2018 Prophet Public Holiday November 20 (Source: Agence Tunis Afrique Presse-TAP) - Summary: The government of Tunisia (la présidence du gouvernement) has announced that the date for the upcoming Mouled Anabawi Charif (the Prophet's Birthday) annual non-working public holiday in Tunisia, would be Tuesday, November 20, 2018. Links: full story and other Tunisia news and updates.

18-Nov-2018

Cyprus

Cyprus 2020 Bank Holidays Released (Source: Central Bank of Cyprus-Nicosia) - Summary: The Central Bank of Cyprus has released its annual official list of bank holidays to be observed in Cyprus for the calendar year 2020, in line with the list of annual non-working public holidays in Cyprus for the calendar year 2020. Links: full story and other Cyprus news and updates.

18-Nov-2018

Saint Lucia

Saint Lucia 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Office of the Prime Minister-Castries) - Summary: The government of Saint Lucia has released its annual official list of Saint Lucia bank holidays and non-working public holidays in Saint Lucia for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other Saint Lucia news and updates.

17-Nov-2018

Philippines

Philippines Declares Multiple Regional Public Holidays (Source: Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines-Manila) - Summary: Over the course of the past 2 weeks, Philippines President, Rodrigo Duterte, has signed into law 17 Republic Acts, numbered from 11113 to 11130, skipping 11127, which declare new annual regional non-working public holidays in the Philippines. Links: full story and other Philippines news and updates.

17-Nov-2018

Maldives

Maldives Public Holiday November 18 (Source: Maldives President's Office Press Release-Male) - Summary: The Maldives' president-elect, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, has declared tomorrow Sunday, November 18, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the Maldives, on account of his victory in today's Presidential Election. Links: full story and other Maldives news and updates.

17-Nov-2018

UAE

UAE 2018 National Day Public Holidays Announced (Source: Emirates News Agency-WAM) - Summary: The UAE's Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has announced the dates of the upcoming annual National Day, non-working public holidays in the UAE, for the public sector and the private sector, as Sunday and Monday, December 2 and 3, 2018. Links: full story and other UAE (United Arab Emirates) news and updates.

17-Nov-2018

Turks and Caicos Islands

Turks and Caicos 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Turks and Caicos Office Of Public Service Management-Providenciales) - Summary: The Office Of Public Service Management of the Turks and Caicos Islands has released the annual list of official non-working public holidays in the Turks and Caicos Islands, for the calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other Turks and Caicos Islands news and updates.

16-Nov-2018

Egypt

Egyptian Prophet Birthday Public Holiday November 20 (Source: Egypt State Information Service-Cairo) - Summary: Egyptian Prime Minister, Moustafa Madbouly, has announced that the upcoming birthday of Prophet Mohammed non-working public holiday in Egypt (Al-Mawlid Al-Nabawi) would be observed on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. Links: full story and other Egypt news and updates.

16-Nov-2018

Guyana

Guyana 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Guyana Government Information Agency-GINA) - Summary: The Ministry of Public Security of the government of Guyana has announced the official list of Guyanese bank holidays and non-working public holidays in Guyana for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other Guyana news and updates.

16-Nov-2018

Algeria

Algerian 2018 Aid Al Mawlid Public Holiday (Source: Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique-Algiers) - Summary: The Algerian public sector ministry (Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique) announced that Tuesday, November 20, 2018, had been declared as a non-working public sector holiday in Algeria on account of the annual "Mawlid Ennabawi" (Prophet's Birthday) non-working public holiday of Algeria. Links: full story and other Algeria news and updates.

16-Nov-2018

Nigeria

Nigerian Public Holiday November 20 (Source: Official Gazette of the Federal Republic of Nigeria-Abuja) - Summary: The Minister of Interior of the Federal Government of Nigeria, Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau, has announced that the Nigerian Government, had declared Tuesday, November 20, 2018, as a non-working public holiday throughout Nigeria to mark the Eid-El Maulud (birth of Prophet Muhammad) celebration. Links: full story and other Nigeria news and updates.

16-Nov-2018

India

India 2019 Telangana Public Holidays Released (Source: Government of Telangana-Hyderabad) - Summary: The Government of India's State of Telangana has released the "HOLIDAYS- General Holidays and Optional Holidays for the year 2019 – Declared" (G.O.Rt.No. 2493) which officially lists the annual non-working public holidays to be observed in the Indian State of Telangana for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

16-Nov-2018

Bénin

Benin Public Holiday November 20 (Source: Site officiel du gouvernement du Bénin-Cotonou) - Summary: The government of Benin has released a communiqué, signed by Benin's Minister of Labour and Social Security, Mathys Adidjatou, announcing that the government of Bénin had declared Tuesday, November 20, 2018, as a non-working public holiday throughout Bénin on account of the upcoming Maouloud annual non-working public holiday in the Bénin celebrating the anniversary of the Prophet Mohammed. Links: full story and other Bénin news and updates.

16-Nov-2018

Guam

Guam Public Holiday November 23 (Source: The Government of Guam-Chamorro) - Summary: The Governor of Guam, Eddie Calvo, has once again declared the Friday after the upcoming Thanksgiving non-working public holiday of Guam, Friday, November 23, 2018, as a one-off GovGuam public sector holiday in Guam. Links: full story and other Guam news and updates.

15-Nov-2018

Jordan

Jordan Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday November 20 (Source: Jordan News Agency Petra-Amman) - Summary: Jordanian Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, has issued a circular decreeing a non-working public holiday in Jordan on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, to commemorate the upcoming annual Jordanian non-working public holiday for the Prophet's birth anniversary. Links: full story and other Jordan news and updates.

15-Nov-2018

Georgia

Georgian Public Holiday November 28 (Source: The Administration of the President of Georgia-Tbilisi) - Summary: The Central Election Commission of Georgia has announced that the second round of Georgia’s presidential elections will be held on Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Links: full story and other Georgia news and updates.

15-Nov-2018

Indonesia

Indonesian 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Situs Resmi Kementerian Koordinator Bidang Kesejahteraan Rakyat-Jakarta) - Summary: The government of Indonesia has finally issued its annual decree ("Surat Keputusan Bersama (SKB) Hari Libur Nasional dan Cuti Bersama Tahun 2019") designating the list of Indonesian public holidays and collective leave days ("cuti bersama") for the calendar year 2019, for both the private and public sectors. Links: full story and other Indonesia news and updates.

15-Nov-2018

Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Ministerio de Trabajo República Dominicana-Santo Domingo) - Summary: The Ministry of Labour of the Dominican Republic has announced its annual official finalized listing of non-working public holidays in the Dominican Republic for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other Dominican Republic news and updates.

15-Nov-2018

India

India 2019 Andhra Pradesh Public Holidays Announced (Source: Government of Andhra Pradesh-Hyderabad) - Summary: The Government of India's state of Andhra Pradesh has published in its extra-ordinary Gazette (G.O.RT.No. 2413) an announcement of the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2019 ("the days which shall be observed as General Holidays by all the State Government Offices"). Links: full story and other India news and updates.

14-Nov-2018

Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Uzbek National News Agency-Tashkent) - Summary: The President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyayev, has signed a decree "On the establishment of additional non-working days during the celebration of official dates and the transfer of weekends to 2019" which lists all official public holidays in Uzbekistan for the upcoming calendar year 2019, both the annual public holidays of Uzbekistan and the one-off public holidays for 2019. Links: full story and other Uzbekistan news and updates.

14-Nov-2018

Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: Electronic government of the Republic of Kazakhstan-Astana) - Summary: The Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population of Kazakhstan has released the annual list of 2019 public holidays in Kazakhstan ("On Holidays in the Republic of Kazakhstan"), the days in which national and state holidays are celebrated in Kazakhstan are recognized as holidays in accordance with the labor legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Links: full story and other Kazakhstan news and updates.

13-Nov-2018

Fiji

Fiji Public Holiday November 14 (Source: Ministry of Information-Suva) - Summary: The Government of Fiji has issued a reminder of the previously-announced Wednesday, November 14, 2018, additional one-off non-working public holiday in Fiji on account of the upcoming general election, and of the details of its observance. Links: full story and other Fiji news and updates.

13-Nov-2018

Japan

Japan Cabinet Approves Additional 2019 Public Holidays (Source: The Bank of Japan-Tokyo) - Summary: Earlier today, the Japanese Cabinet approved the declaration of both May 1st, 2019, and October 22, 2019, as a one-off national holidays in Japan. Links: full story and other Japan news and updates.

12-Nov-2018

India

India Karnataka Public Holiday November 12 (Source: Government of Karnataka-Bengaluru) - Summary: The Government of India's State of Karnataka has declared today Monday, November 12, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the Indian State of Karnataka, following the death around 3am local time of Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ananth Kumar. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

12-Nov-2018

Oman

Omani 2018 Public Holidays November 20-24 (Source: Oman News Agency-Muscat) - Summary: Oman's state news agency has announced the dates of the upcoming annual National Day annual non-working public holidays for the public sector and the private sector in Oman, for the calendar year 2018, as well as that of the upcoming Prophet's birthday annual public holiday of Oman in 2018. Links: full story and other Oman news and updates.

12-Nov-2018

India

India 2018 Uttarakhand Public Holiday November 13 (Source: Government of Uttarakhand-Dehradun) - Summary: The Government of India's state of Uttarakhand has declared a one-off non-working public holiday tomorrow, Tuesday, November 13, 2018, on account of the "Chhath Puja" festival. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

12-Nov-2018

India

India Delhi NCT Public Holiday November 13 (Source: Government of Delhi NCT-New Delhi) - Summary: The Government of India's Delhi NCT (National Capital Territory) has announced that the Delhi Government had declared a public holiday on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, on account of the "Chhath Puja" festival. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

12-Nov-2018

India

India 2019 Odisha Public Holidays Announced (Source: Government of Odisha-Bhubaneswar) - Summary: The AdditionaI Secretary to Government of the Government of India's state of Odisha has announced the annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Odisha for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

12-Nov-2018

India

Indian West Bengal Public Holiday November 14 (Source: Government of West Bengal-Kolkata) - Summary: The State Government of India's state of West Bengal has declared a half-day non-working public holiday on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, on the occasion of Chhat Puja celebrations. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

11-Nov-2018

Namibia

Namibian 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: The Namibian Ministry of Information and Communication Technology-Windhoek) - Summary: The Namibian Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) has released its annual list of the official non-working public holidays in Namibia, for the calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other Namibia news and updates.

10-Nov-2018

Bangladesh

Bangladesh Eid-e-Miladunnabi Public Holiday November 21 (Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha-BSS) - Summary: Bangladesh's Cabinet Division Secretary has announced that the previously-released list of official non-working public holidays in Bangladesh for the calendar year 2018 had been amended by moving the date of the upcoming Eid-e-Miladunnabi (Prophet's Birthday) annual non-working public holiday of Bangladesh, to Wednesday, November 21, 2018. Links: full story and other Bangladesh news and updates.

10-Nov-2018

Morocco

Morocco 2018 Prophet's Birthday Public Holidays (Source: Agence Maroc Arabe Presse-Rabat) - Summary: The Government of Morocco, through its "ministère de la fonction publique et de la modernisation de l'administration" and its "ministère des Habous et des Affaires islamiques", has confirmed its previously-announced date for the upcoming 2018 Aid Al Mawlid (Prophet's Birthday) non-working public holidays in Morocco. Links: full story and other Morocco news and updates.

9-Nov-2018

Pakistan

Pakistan Rabi-ul-Awwal Public Holiday November 21 (Source: Pakistan's Ministry of Interior-Islamabad) - Summary: The Ministry of the Interior of the Federal Government of Pakistan has announced that the date for the upcoming Eid Milad-un-Nabi (the Prophet's Birthday), annual non-working public holiday throughout Pakistan for the calendar year 2018, would be Wednesday, November 21, 2018, as the Moon of Rabi ul Awwal had not been sighted last night. Links: full story and other Pakistan news and updates.

9-Nov-2018

India

Indian 2019 Gujarat Public Holidays Amended (Source: Government of Gujarat-Gandhinagar) - Summary: The Government of India's state of Gujarat has announced an amendment to its recently-released annual list of the days which were to be non-working public holidays in India's state of Gujarat for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

8-Nov-2018

Sint Maarten

Sint Maarten November 2018 Public Holidays Clarified (Source: Government of Sint Maarten-Great Bay) - Summary: The Prime Minister of Sint Maarten, Leona Romeo Marlin, has issued a clarification as to the possible declaration of Monday, November 12, 2018, as a non-working public holiday in Sint Maarten, due to Sint Maarten Day, on November 11, falling on a Sunday in 2018. Links: full story and other Sint Maarten news and updates.

7-Nov-2018

Pakistan

Pakistan Iqbal Day Public Holiday Ruled-Out Again (Source: Pakistan's Ministry of Interior-Islamabad) - Summary: Pakistan's Ministry of Interior has yet again ruled-out the rumoured declaration of Friday, November 9, 2018, as a non-working public holiday in Pakistan on account of Iqbal Day. Links: full story and other Pakistan news and updates.

7-Nov-2018

India

Indian 2019 Gujarat Public Holidays Announced (Source: Government of Gujarat-Gandhinagar) - Summary: The Government of India's state of Gujarat has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Gujarat for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

6-Nov-2018

India

India Madhya Pradesh Public Holiday November 28 (Source: Government of Madhya Pradesh-Bhopal) - Summary: The Government of India's State of Madhya Pradesh has declared a non-working public holiday in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, on account of the upcoming Vidhan Sabha General Election 2018. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

6-Nov-2018

India

Indian 2019 West Bengal Public Holidays Announced (Source: Government of West Bengal-Kolkata) - Summary: The government of India's state of West Bengal has announced the days which shall be non-working public holidays in India's state of West Bengal for the calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

5-Nov-2018

Cameroon

Cameroon Public Holiday November 6 (Source: Présidence de la République du Cameroun-Yaoundé) - Summary: The recently-reelected President of Cameroon, Paul Biya, has declared Tuesday, November 6, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday (feriée chômée sur toute l'étendue du territoire de la république du Cameroun) due to his upcoming presidential inauguration. Links: full story and other Cameroon news and updates.

5-Nov-2018

UAE

UAE Public Holidays November 6 and 18 (Source: Emirates News Agency-WAM) - Summary: The UAE cabinet has announced that the upcoming Mawlid Al Nabi, (birthday of the Prophet Muhammad) non-working public holiday in the UAE would be moved from November 20 to Sunday, November 18, to adjoin the preceding weekend. Links: full story and other UAE (United Arab Emirates) news and updates.

5-Nov-2018

Kuwait

Kuwaiti Public Holiday November 6 (Source: Kuwait Civil Service Commission-Kuwait City) - Summary: Due to heavy rains, Kuwait’s Ministry of the Interior has announced that Tuesday, November 6, 2018, would be a one-off public holiday in the UAE. Links: full story and other Kuwait news and updates.

5-Nov-2018

Samoa

Samoan Public Holiday November 7 (Source: Samoan Ministry Of Commerce, Industry And Labour-Matagaluega o Pisinisi, Alamanuia, Leipa) - Summary: The Samoan Prime Minister, Susuga Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi, has announced that Wednesday, November 7, 2018, had declared a non-working public holiday in Samoa to "mark 100 years since the arrival of New Zealand passenger and cargo ship Talune in Apia from Auckland". Links: full story and other Samoa news and updates.

4-Nov-2018

India

India 2018 Telangana Public Holiday December 7 (Source: Government of Telangana-Hyderabad) - Summary: The Government of India's State of Telangana has announced that it had declared Friday, December 7, 2018, as a non-working public holiday in India's State of Telangana, on account of the upcoming General Elections to the Telangana State Legislative Assembly 2018. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

4-Nov-2018

Iceland

Icelandic 2019 Public Holidays Announced (Source: The Central Bank of Iceland-Seðlabanki Íslands) - Summary: The government of Iceland has released its annual official list of non-working public holidays and bank holidays in Iceland for the upcoming year 2019. Links: full story and other Iceland news and updates.

3-Nov-2018

India

Indian Punjab Public Holiday November 8 (Source: Government of Punjab-Chandigarh) - Summary: The Government of India's state of Punjab, has once again amended the list of of the days which are non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the calendar year 2018, this time by declaring, Thursday, November 8, 2018, as a non-working public holiday in India's state of Punjab, on account of Vishwakarma Diwas. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

2-Nov-2018

Ecuador

Ecuador 2019 Public Holidays Confusion (Source: Agencia de Noticias del Ecuador y Sudamérica-ANDES) - Summary: In recent week, many of the leading newspapers of Ecuador have published incorrect lists of public holidays in Ecuador for the upcoming calendar year 2019. Links: full story and other Ecuador news and updates.

2-Nov-2018

Belarus

Belarus 2018 Year-End Public Holidays (Source: The Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus-Minsk) - Summary: The government of Belarus has confirmed the list of one-off bridge public holidays for December 2018. Links: full story and other Belarus news and updates.

2-Nov-2018

India

India 2018 Puducherry Public Holidays Amended Again (Source: Government of Puducherry-Saram) - Summary: The Government of India's state of Puducherry has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Monday, November 5, 2018, the day before Deepavali. Links: full story and other India news and updates.

2-Nov-2018

Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic Public Holiday November 5 (Source: Ministerio de Trabajo República Dominicana-Santo Domingo) - Summary: The Ministry of Labour of the Dominican Republic has once again issued a communiqué announcing that, as per the current public holidays legislation, Monday, November 5, 2018, would be the date of the official annual non-working public holiday in the Dominican Republic on account of the upcoming Día de la Constitución non-working public holiday of the Dominican Republic. Links: full story and other Dominican Republic news and updates.

1-Nov-2018

Mongolia

Mongolian Public Holiday November 8-9 (Source: Montsame Agency-Ulaanbaatar) - Summary: The Mongolian government has confirmed Thursday, November 8, 2018, as the date for the upcoming 2018 Chinggis Khaan annual non-working public holiday in Mongolia, added in 2012 to the list of annual non-working public holidays in Mongolia. Links: full story and other Mongolia news and updates.

1-Nov-2018

Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea APEC Public Holidays Finalized (Source: Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea-Port Moresby) - Summary: Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister, Peter O’Neill, has finally declared a one-day nationwide non-working public holiday, on November 16, 2018, were planned for November 2018. Links: full story and other Papua New Guinea news and updates.


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