Source:Office of the Administrator (Indian Ocean Territories)
Posted: Monday, August 3, 2015 Updated: Monday, August 31, 2020
The Administrator of Australia's Indian Ocean Territories, Barry Haase, has signed the "Community Bulletin A39/2015 and Gazette 04-2015 for Cocos (Keeling) Islands" which officially gazettes the annual bank holidays and public holidays in the Cocos (Keeling) Islands for the upcoming calendar year 2016.
The aforementioned listing was gazetted earlier today in the Proclamation - Special and Bank Holidays 2016 Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (No. 04/2015).
As usual (2014-08-21, 2013-09-27, 2012-09-10, 2011-08-22, 2010-08-09, 2009-08-10, and 2008-08-29), the aforementioned announcement specifies the official 2016 public holidays dates, in the territory, of the following public holidays: Hari Maulad Nabi (Prophet Muhammad's Birthday), Act of Self Determination Day, Hari Raya Puasa, Hari Raya Haji, and Islamic New Year.
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