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Rwanda Public Holidays Amendments Gazetted

Source: Rwanda Bureau Of Information and Broadcasting (ORINFOR)
Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Most recent follow-up news item: February 21, 2021


The recently-announced "Presidential Order N° 54/01 Of 24/02/2017 Determining Official Public Holidays", which amends the list of annual non-working public holidays in Rwanda, has been gazetted in the Official Gazette No.11 of 13/03/2017.

Yesterday's gazette notification officially implements last month's (2017-02-26) Presidential Order amending the list of annual non-working public holidays in Rwanda, and in particular the already announced list of 2017 public holiday in Rwanda (2017-01-03).

Previously, the "Arrêté Presidentiel N°06/01 Du 16/02/2011 Determinant Les Jours Feries Officiels" (2011-03-07) and the "Presidential Order N°42/03 Of 30/06/2015 Determining Official Holidays" (2015-07-01 and 2015-05-18), had governed the list of annual non-working public holidays in Rwanda (2017-01-03, 2015-11-01, 2015-01-26, 2014-03-26, 2013-01-07 and 2012-01-11).



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