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Romanian 2021 Public Holidays Announced

Source: Mediafax (Bucharest)
Posted: Monday, November 23, 2020
Most recent follow-up news item: November 26, 2021

The Government of Romania has released its annual official list of 2021 non-working public holidays in Romania (zile libere si sarbatorile oficiale).

As usual (2019-11-17, 2019-01-04, 2017-12-31, 2016-12-01, 2015-11-29, 2014-02-23, 2013-02-25, and 2012-11-13), most of the 2021 official non-working public holidays in Romania listed in the aforementioned announcement are based on the current Romanian Labour Code.

This includes some of the most recent additions to the list of public holidays in Romania: a new annual non-working public holiday in Romania on January 24, to commemorate the reunification of Wallachia and Moldavia (2016-10-07 and 2016-09-06), a June 1st annual public holiday, to mark International Children's Day (2016-11-17, 2016-10-18, 2016-09-15, 2016-06-13 and 2016-04-08), Pentecost Sunday and Monday (2008-03-18), the Dormition of the Holy Mary (2008-10-09), the November 30 Saint Andrew non-working public holiday which was added and later gazetted as "Legii nr. 147 din 23.07.2012" a few years later (2012-06-27 and 2012-05-22), and most recently the addition of Good Friday (2018-03-12).

Any one-off 2021 bridge public holidays will be announced by the Romanian government before January 15, 2021.

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