Source:Guyana Government Information Agency (GINA)
Posted: Saturday, February 6, 2021
Guyana's Minister of Home Affairs, Robeson Benn, has signed the Gazette Notification 32/2021/223 (Notification - The Public Holidays Act 2021) declaring Tuesday, February 23, 2021, as a public holiday in Guyana, on account of Republic Day.
The announcement that Tuesday, February 23, 2021, would be the date for the Republic Day annual public holiday of Guyana, does not go on to state that "As Republic Day falls on a Sunday, the following day, is declared a public holiday", as was the case last year (2020-02-01).
The aforementioned Gazette Notification 32/2021/223 declaring Tuesday, February 23, 2021, as a public holiday 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 2021 as released by the government of Guyana, last autumn 2020-11-27).
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