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Nicaraguan Easter 2022 Public Sector Holidays Extended

Source: Ministerio del Trabajo de Nicaragua (MITRAB)
Posted: Thursday, March 31, 2022


Nicaragua's Ministerio del Trabajo (Mitrab) has announced that Nicaragua's public sector workers and government services would, this year again, close down for 10 consecutive days of public sector holidays in Nicaragua on account of the upcoming Holy Week 2022.

As per the aforementioned, unnumbered, announcement, government services will close on Friday night, April 8, and re-open on Tuesday morning, April 19, 2022 (Los trabajadores al servicio del Estado y sus Instituciones disfrutarán de descanso en unión familiar por el período de Semana Santa del año 2022, con goce de salario, saliendo el día viernes de dolores 8 de abril al finalizar la jornada laboral, regresando los trabajadores a sus labores ordinarias el día martes de pascua, 19 de abril del 2022).

The extension of the annual Easter public holidays to a full week for the public sector is a regular occurrence in Nicaragua (2021-03-22, 2018-03-20, 2017-04-06, 2016-03-15, 2014-04-05, 2013-03-05, 2012-03-24, 2011-04-08, 2010-03-17, 2009-03-20, and 2008-03-10).

The private sector, for its part, gets a 4-day period of non-working public holidays stretching from Maundy Thursday to Easter Sunday.



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