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Niger Public Holidays December 24-25

Source: Ministère de la Fonction Publique et du Travail du Niger (Niamey)
Posted: Monday, December 21, 2015
Updated: Monday, January 29, 2018


The Ministre de l'Emploi, du Travail et de la Sécurité Sociale of the government of Niger, Salissou Ada, has declared Thursday and Friday, December 24 and 25, 2015, as the dates of the upcoming annual "Mouloud" (Prophet's Birthday) and Christmas Day, annual non-working public holidays in Niger for the calendar year 2015.

The aforementioned announcement ("les journées du jeudi 24 et vendredi 25 décembre 2015, correspondant respectivement au lendemain du Mouloud et du Noël, sont déclarées chômées et payées sur toute l'étendue du territoire national"), as do previous ones (2015-09-23 and 2015-07-16), refers specifically to the "Loi n° 97-20 du 20 juin 1997 instituant les fêtes légales" (1997-06-23) is also in line with the subsequent "Loi n°98-05 du 29 avril 1998 instituant les fêtes légales" (1998-04-29), as amended by the "Loi n°2006-08 du 02 mai 2006" (2006-05-09), and with last year's announcement by the Government of Niger (2014-12-09) specifying the non-working public holidays in Niger for the calendar year 2015, and applies to both the private and public sectors ("rappeler aux employeurs et employés des secteurs public, parapublic et privé").



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