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Guyana Public Holiday December 24

Source: Guyana Ministry of Home Affairs (Georgetown)
Posted: Sunday, December 20, 2015
Most recent follow-up news item: October 24, 2021

The government of Guyana has issued a "Notification Under The Public Holidays Act (CAP. 19:07)" in the Official Gazette
(extraordinary) Of Guyana, whereby Thursday, December 24, 2015, is gazetted as an official non-working public holiday in Guyana on account of the upcoming Youman Nabi annual non-working public holiday of Guyana.

Last-minute announcements of the date of the Youman Nabi public holiday are a staple of Guyana life (2013-01-21, 2012-02-01, 2011-02-14, 2010-02-18, 2009-03-01, 2007-03-22, 2006-04-01 and 2005-04-12), as are the less frequent announcements for the date of the Deepavali non-working public holiday in Guyana (2015-10-19 and 2011-10-22), and the even rarer announcements of the dates for the Eid-ul-Adha annual non-working public holiday of Guyana (2015-09-20), as a complement to the initially released list of non-working 2015 public holidays in Guyana (2014-11-07).

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