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Sri Lankan 2016 Bank Holidays Announced

Source: Central Bank of Sri Lanka (Colombo)
Posted: Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Most recent follow-up news item: August 17, 2021

Sri Lanka Banks' Association has released its annual list of the official bank holidays in Sri Lanka for the upcoming calendar year 2016.

As was the case in the past (2014-11-14, 2013-10-18, 2012-10-16, 2011-10-10, 2011-08-31, 2010-07-21, 2010-07-12 and 2009-07-06), the aforementioned list of 2016 bank holidays follows last spring's announcement of the 2016 public holidays in Sri Lanka (2015-05-29), which itself followed the announcement of the Full Moon Poya Days in 2016 (2015-03-16), and adds a few additional half-day bank holidays for some non-Poya public holidays falling on a Saturday or Sunday.

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