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Ukraine 2016 Public Holidays Approved

Source: Cabinet of Ministers of the Ukraine (Kiev)
Posted on Thursday, November 12, 2015


At yesterday's meeting, Ukraine's Cabinet issued the Disposition number 1155 of November 11, which approves the previously-released draft resolution by the Ukraine's Ministry of Social Policy, specifying the annual official list of 2016 non-working public holidays in the Ukraine, as well as the postponement of some working days in 2016, "in order to create favorable conditions for the rational use of working time".

A couple of months ago (2015-09-25), Ukraine's Ministry of Social Policy had released a draft resolution for the Cabinet of Ministers of the Ukraine specifying the annual official list of 2016 non-working public holidays in the Ukraine, as well as a draft decision to postpone working days in 2016, in order to create favorable conditions for the rational use of working time.

In addition to the list of non-working public holidays 2016 in the Ukraine, as set out in the Government Order, as was done in the past (2014-11-17, 2014-11-13, 2013-11-21, 2012-05-30, 2012-04-23, 2012-03-01, 2011-06-20, 2011-02-24, 2010-08-13, 2008-12-10, 2007-11-29, and 2005-12-23), a series of additional one-off bridge public holidays was declared in 2016, to be compensated by corresponding working Saturdays.


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