Suriname Declares Ied-Ul-Adha Public Holiday August 12
Source:Kabinet van de President van de Republiek Suriname (Paramarimbo)
Posted: Monday, August 5, 2019
Most recent follow-up news item: July 15, 2021
The government of Suriname announced that the upcoming Ied-Ul-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) annual non-working public holiday of Suriname would be observed on Monday, August 12, 2019, a date which has been declared a non-working public holiday in Suriname.
The aforementioned announcement that the upcoming upcoming Ied-Ul-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) annual non-working public holiday of Suriname would be observed on Monday, August 12, 2019, is in line with the annual list of expected bank holidays and non-working public holidays in Suriname dates for the calendar year 2019, released earlier this year (2019-01-14).
In particular, as the annual Dag der Inheemsen (Indigenous People's Day) annual public holiday of Suriname, occurs on the preceding Friday, this will lead to a period of 4 consecutive non-working days and public holidays in Suriname, from Friday, August 9, to Monday, August 12, 2019, inclusively.
Suriname has been observing August 9, the International Day of Indigenous People, as an official annual public holiday, for over a decade (2007-08-08).
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