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Guyana Public Holidays February 23-24

Source: Guyana Government Information Agency (GINA)
Posted: Saturday, February 1, 2020
Most recent follow-up news item: February 28, 2022

The Vice-President and Minister of Public Security of the government of Guyana, Khemraj Ramjattan, has signed the Gazette Notification 24/2020/217 declaring Sunday, February 23, 2020, as a public holiday in Guyana, on account of Republic Day.

The announcement that Sunday, February 23, 2020, would be the date for the Republic Day annual public holiday of Guyana, goes on to state that "As Republic Day falls on a Sunday, the following day, Monday February 24, 2010, is declared a public holiday".

The aforementioned Gazette Notification 24/2020/217 declaring Sunday and Monday, February 23-24, 2020, as public holidays in Guyana, on account of Republic Day, is in line with the annual list of Guyanese bank holidays and public holidays in Guyana for the calendar year 2020 as released by the government of Guyana, last year (2019-12-01).

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