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Azerbaijan 2013 Novruz Public Holidays Extended

Source: Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers (Baku)
Posted: Thursday, February 14, 2013
Most recent follow-up news item: December 18, 2020

The Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers has issued a decision, once again extending the upcoming Novruz non-working public holidays in Azerbaijan to 7 consecutive days.

As was done on past occasions (2012-02-21, 2011-02-23 and 2010-02-16), the annual, March 20-24, Novruz public holidays will be extended by 2 days. This means a consecutive period of 7 days of public holidays from Wednesday, March 20, until Tuesday, March 26, 2013, inclusively.

This day in lieu public holiday is in line with the provisions of Article 105 of the Labor Code of Azerbaijan (2005-12-30).

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