The Q++Studio diary and calendar publishing software includes the qppstudio worldwide public holidays data in the Q++Samples folder of the holidays manager, and this data and bi-annual updates may be used within the Q++Studio software.
It is also possible to license qppstudio worldwide public holidays separately, as yearly Excel files, which may be used outside of the Q++Studio software. For more details, see the qppstudio licensing page.
This database of worldwide public holidays is made up of recurrence rules (such as: Good Friday = 2 days before Easter) so that, based on today's national public holidays legislation and traditional rules, you could use the current database of recurrence rule of Q++Studio, to immediately calculate world holidays for the next 50 or even 100 years.
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However, the rules determining the observed dates of public holidays do change; some are added, some are removed, some are renamed, ...
To ensure that the Q++ Worldwide Public Holidays Database always remains up-to-date, we constantly monitor worldwide news sources, and government sources, to ensure that the rules that are contained in the Q++ Worldwide Public Holidays Database always remain up to date.
Your XE3 license includes the use, within Q++Studio, of the qppstudio worldwide public holidays database which is updated twice a year (February 1st and July 1st).
Topic 177895, last updated on 15-Mar-2023