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Timor Leste 2021 Public Holidays Announced

Source: Komunikadu Imprensa Sekretaria Estadu Konsellu Ministru Timor-Leste (Dili)
Posted: Friday, January 15, 2021
Most recent follow-up news item: February 16, 2021


The government of Timor Leste has issued a press communiqué containing its annual list of official non-working public holidays in Timor Leste for the calendar year 2021 (Os feriados de data fixa e de data variável determinados pela Lei n.º 10/2005, de 10 de agosto, para 2021 são os seguintes).

As usual (2019-12-21, 2019-02-08, 2018-01-09, 2017-01-18, 2016-01-29, 2015-02-27, 2014-02-05, 2013-01-28, 2011-12-28 and 2010-12-30), the aforementioned announcement of the annual list of official non-working public holidays in Timor Leste for the calendar year 2021 (Feriadu sira ho data fiksu no data variavel nian determina husi Lei n.10/2005, loron 10 fulan-agostu, ba tinan 2021 maka hanesan tuir mai ne’e), follows the recent amendments to the legislation governing non-working public holidays in Timor Leste (2016-05-28), as laid down in law No.10/2005, which overhauled Timor Leste's public holidays, 16 years ago (2005-08-12).

The aforementioned list of official public holidays in Timor Leste for the calendar year 2021 applies to both the private and public sectors.

However, in addition, public sector employees regularly are granted additional one-off, but predictable, public holidays (2020-12-22, 2020-10-29, 2020-08-28, 2020-08-18, 2020-04-08, 2020-03-16, 2020-02-19, 2019-12-18, 2019-10-29, 2019-09-18, 2019-08-23, 2019-08-16, 2019-08-10, 2019-06-05, 2019-04-15, 2019-03-04, 2019-02-03, 2018-12-19, 2018-08-20, 2018-05-18, 2018-03-26, 2018-02-15, 2018-02-12, 2017-12-29, 2017-11-10, 2017-04-10, 2016-12-21, and many more).



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