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Bhutanese 2017 Public Holidays Announced
 
(Posted on Friday, October 28, 2016)

Source: Royal Civil Service Commission of Bhutan (Thimphu)

The Royal Civil Service Commission of the Government of Bhutan has released its annual official list of national and regional non-working public holidays in Bhutan for the upcoming calendar year 2017, and for 2018 until the Losar Lunar New Year public holiday of Bhutan, comprising the end of the present Year of the Fire Male Monkey and most of the upcoming Year of the Fire Female Bird.

The announced list of 2017 public holidays in Bhutan confirms, again (01-Oct-2015, 24-Oct-2014, 15-Nov-2013, 12-Oct-2012, 04-Jan-2012, 05-Nov-2010 and 13-Jan-2010), the re-instatement of the Thrue Bab (Blessed Rainy Day) national public holiday (16-Sep-2009) that had been canceled a decade ago (03-Jan-2007), and whose date for 2017 does not agree with our calculations, as happened for the list of national and regional non-working public holidays in Bhutan for the calendar year 2015.

The aforementioned list of 2017 public holidays in Bhutan also confirms the recent move of the March 20 Gross National Happiness non-working public holiday throughout Bhutan in observance of the United Nations' International Day of Happiness, from it original date of March 20, but does not even mention it on November 11, the date of the Anniversary of the 4th Druk Gyalpo (30-Jan-2014, 15-Mar-2013 and 06-Jul-2012), to which it was to be adjoined.

In addition, we can always expect the last minute declaration of a public holiday to mark the first snowfall of the year (20-Jan-2016, 05-Mar-2014 and 20-Jan-2013) and possibly the first anniversary of the First Gyatsey (06-Feb-2016).

Related links and worldwide public holidays news updates:
Bhutan bank holidays and public holidays (news and updates)
Worldwide bank holidays and public holidays news updates (October 2016)
Bhutan 2017 bank holidays and public holidays (current year)
Bhutan 2018 bank holidays and public holidays (next year)
Bhutan 2019 bank holidays and public holidays
Bhutan 2020 bank holidays and public holidays
Bhutan 2021 bank holidays and public holidays
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 2016-02-06: Bhutanese Public Holiday February 8
 2016-01-20: Bhutanese 2016 First Snow Public Holiday
 2015-10-01: Bhutanese 2016 Public Holidays Announced
 2014-10-24: Bhutanese 2015 Public Holidays Announced
 2014-03-05: Bhutanese Public Holiday March 5
 2014-01-30: Bhutan Moves GNH Public Holiday
 2013-11-15: Bhutanese 2014 Public Holidays Announced
 2013-03-15: Bhutanese Public Holiday March 20
 2013-01-20: Bhutanese Public Holiday Tomorrow
 2012-10-12: Bhutanese 2013 Public Holidays Announced
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 2012-01-04: Bhutanese 2012 Public Holidays Announced
 2010-11-05: Bhutanese 2011 Public Holidays Announced
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