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Romanian 2022 Public Holidays Announced

Source: Mediafax (Bucharest)
Posted: Sunday, October 10, 2021
Most recent follow-up news item: March 2, 2022

The Government of Romania has released its annual official list of non-working public holidays in Romania (zile libere si sarbatorile oficiale) for the upcoming calendar year 2022.

As usual (2020-11-23, 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), the 2022 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 additions to the list of public holidays of the past decade and a half.

• January 24, to commemorate the reunification of Wallachia and Moldavia (2016-10-07 and 2016-09-06),
• June 1st, 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),
• November 30 for Saint Andrew (2012-06-27 and 2012-05-22),
• and most recently the addition of Good Friday (2018-03-12).

Any one-off 2022 bridge public holidays will need to be announced by the Romanian government before January 15, 2022 (2019-03-16).

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