homeworldwide public holidaysnews and updatesgeorgia > this page

Georgia Declares Nowruz Public Holiday

Source: Trend News (Tbilisi)
Posted: Saturday, March 20, 2010
Most recent follow-up news item: January 2, 2015

Georgia's President, Mikheil Saakashvili, has declared tomorrow, Sunday, March 21, 2010, an official non-working public holiday in Georgia, on account of that day's Nowruz, spring equinox, holiday.

Apparently, this is to be a new annual non-working public holiday ("from now on this holiday will be marked like any other major Georgian holiday. This is a nationwide Georgian celebration").

Links and References

Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Georgia Declares Nowruz Public Holiday" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.