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June 22, 2019 (public news feed delayed by 30 days)

  • Cyprus
  • Cyprus
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  • Cyprus Public Holiday June 25
    Source: Republic of Cyprus Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Nicosia). Cyprus' Government spokesman, Prodromos Prodromou, has announced that, following the death of former Cypriot President, Dimitris Christofias, Tuesday, June 25, 2019, had been declared a one-off non-working public holiday in Cyprus. (full story)    
  • Cyprus Public Holiday June 25
    Source: Republic of Cyprus Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Nicosia). Cyprus' Government spokesman, Prodromos Prodromou, has announced that, following the death of former Cypriot President, Dimitris Christofias, Tuesday, June 25, 2019, had been declared a one-off non-working public holiday in Cyprus.    
  • Isle of Man
  • Isle of Man
  • full story
  • Isle of Man 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Isle of Man Public Services (Tynwald). The Isle of Man Treasury Finance has officially announced the actual dates of the official annual Isle of Man bank holidays and of the non-working public holidays in the Isle of Man for the upcoming calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Isle of Man 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Isle of Man Public Services (Tynwald). The Isle of Man Treasury Finance has officially announced the actual dates of the official annual Isle of Man bank holidays and of the non-working public holidays in the Isle of Man for the upcoming calendar year 2020.    

June 21, 2019

  • Australia
  • Australia
  • full story
  • Australian 2021 Public Holidays In Tasmania
    Source: Tasmanian Government Media Releases (Hobart). The Workplace Standards Tasmania of Australia's State of Tasmania, has released its annual list of official 2021 non-working public holidays in the Australian State of Tasmania and bank holidays in Tasmania for the calendar year 2021. (full story)    
  • Australian 2021 Public Holidays In Tasmania
    Source: Tasmanian Government Media Releases (Hobart). The Workplace Standards Tasmania of Australia's State of Tasmania, has released its annual list of official 2021 non-working public holidays in the Australian State of Tasmania and bank holidays in Tasmania for the calendar year 2021.    
  • Macau
  • Macau
  • full story
  • Macau 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Portal do Governo da RAEM da República Popular da China (Macau). The government of the Macau SAR has announced its annual full list of official Macau non-working annual public holidays for the upcoming calendar year 2020, thus completing the recently-released list of one-off public holidays in Macau for 2020. (full story)    
  • Macau 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Portal do Governo da RAEM da República Popular da China (Macau). The government of the Macau SAR has announced its annual full list of official Macau non-working annual public holidays for the upcoming calendar year 2020, thus completing the recently-released list of one-off public holidays in Macau for 2020.    

June 20, 2019

  • Chile
  • Chile
  • full story
  • Chile July 2 Eclipse Public Holiday Ruled-Out
    Source: Tramitación de proyectos (Congreso Nacional de Chile). The Chilean government has decided not to go along with the proposal by a group of parliamentarians for July 2, 2019, to be declared a one-off non-working public holiday in Chile. (full story)    
  • Chile July 2 Eclipse Public Holiday Ruled-Out
    Source: Tramitación de proyectos (Congreso Nacional de Chile). The Chilean government has decided not to go along with the proposal by a group of parliamentarians for July 2, 2019, to be declared a one-off non-working public holiday in Chile.    
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • full story
  • Spain 2020 Murcia Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Dirección General de Trabajode la Comunidad Autónoma de la Región de Murcia (Murcia). Spain's autonomous region of La Murcia through the Dirección General de Trabajode la Comunidad Autónoma de la Región de Murcia has gazetted the calendar of official Spanish public holidays in Murcia (calendario laboral) for the upcoming calendar year 2020, which it had unofficially announced, late last spring. (full story)    
  • Spain 2020 Murcia Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Dirección General de Trabajode la Comunidad Autónoma de la Región de Murcia (Murcia). Spain's autonomous region of La Murcia through the Dirección General de Trabajode la Comunidad Autónoma de la Región de Murcia has gazetted the calendar of official Spanish public holidays in Murcia (calendario laboral) for the upcoming calendar year 2020, which it had unofficially announced, late last spring.    

June 19, 2019

  • Cameroon
  • Cameroon
  • full story
  • Cameroon June 21 Public Holiday Ruled-Out
    Source: Présidence de la République du Cameroun (Yaoundé). The President of Cameroon, Paul Biya, has issued a communiqué clarifying that the, June 21, "journée de deuil national" that he had declared on June 17, was not a non-working public holiday in Cameroon. (full story)    
  • Cameroon June 21 Public Holiday Ruled-Out
    Source: Présidence de la République du Cameroun (Yaoundé). The President of Cameroon, Paul Biya, has issued a communiqué clarifying that the, June 21, "journée de deuil national" that he had declared on June 17, was not a non-working public holiday in Cameroon.    
  • India
  • India
  • full story
  • Indian 2019 Central Public Holidays Released
    Source: The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi). India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released the DOPT Order F.No.12/1/2019-JCA-2 containing its annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Indian 2019 Central Public Holidays Released
    Source: The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi). India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released the DOPT Order F.No.12/1/2019-JCA-2 containing its annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2020.    

June 18, 2019

  • Bolivia
  • Bolivia
  • full story
  • Bolivian Public Holidays June 21-22
    Source: Ministerio de Trabajo, Empleo y Previsión Social (La Paz). Bolivia's Minister of Labour has issued a communiqué which confirms that the upcoming Corpus Christi and Año Nuevo Aimara annual non-working public holidays of Bolivia would be observed on Thursday and Friday, June 21 and 22, 2019, in all sectors of the Bolivian economy. (full story)    
  • Bolivian Public Holidays June 21-22
    Source: Ministerio de Trabajo, Empleo y Previsión Social (La Paz). Bolivia's Minister of Labour has issued a communiqué which confirms that the upcoming Corpus Christi and Año Nuevo Aimara annual non-working public holidays of Bolivia would be observed on Thursday and Friday, June 21 and 22, 2019, in all sectors of the Bolivian economy.    
  • Guyana
  • Guyana
  • full story
  • Guyana CARICOM Public Holiday July 1
    Source: Guyana Government Information Agency (GINA). The Ministry of Public Security of the government of Guyana has released the Extraordinary Gazette 86/2019 1259 declaring Monday, July 1, 2019, as the 2019 date for the CARICOM Day annual public holiday of Guyana. (full story)    
  • Guyana CARICOM Public Holiday July 1
    Source: Guyana Government Information Agency (GINA). The Ministry of Public Security of the government of Guyana has released the Extraordinary Gazette 86/2019 1259 declaring Monday, July 1, 2019, as the 2019 date for the CARICOM Day annual public holiday of Guyana.    

June 17, 2019

  • Cape Verde
  • Cape Verde
  • full story
  • Cape Verde Public Holiday June 19
    Source: Ministro da Administração Interna (República de Cabo Verde). The government of Cape Verde has declared a one-off public sector holiday (tolerância de ponto) for the entire day of Wednesday, June 19, 2019, on the island of Santiago, on account of the funeral that day of "His Excellency Most Reverend Father Paulino Livramento Évora, Bishop Emeritus of the Diocese of Santigo de Cabo Verde". (full story)    
  • Cape Verde Public Holiday June 19
    Source: Ministro da Administração Interna (República de Cabo Verde). The government of Cape Verde has declared a one-off public sector holiday (tolerância de ponto) for the entire day of Wednesday, June 19, 2019, on the island of Santiago, on account of the funeral that day of "His Excellency Most Reverend Father Paulino Livramento Évora, Bishop Emeritus of the Diocese of Santigo de Cabo Verde".    
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • full story
  • Japanese 2020 Bank Holidays Amended
    Source: The Bank of Japan (Tokyo). The Bank of Japan (Japan's central bank) has released an amended version of its previously-released annual list of official national holidays, public holidays and bank holidays in Japan for the calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Japanese 2020 Bank Holidays Amended
    Source: The Bank of Japan (Tokyo). The Bank of Japan (Japan's central bank) has released an amended version of its previously-released annual list of official national holidays, public holidays and bank holidays in Japan for the calendar year 2020.    

June 16, 2019

  • El Salvador
  • El Salvador
  • full story
  • El Salvador Public Holiday June 17
    Source: Presidencia de la República de El Salvador (San Salvador). The Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare (MTPS) of the Government of El Salvador has confirmed that Monday, June 17, 2019, would be a nationwide non-working public holiday in El Salvador on account of the annual Fathers' Day non-working public holiday of El Salvador. (full story)    
  • El Salvador Public Holiday June 17
    Source: Presidencia de la República de El Salvador (San Salvador). The Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare (MTPS) of the Government of El Salvador has confirmed that Monday, June 17, 2019, would be a nationwide non-working public holiday in El Salvador on account of the annual Fathers' Day non-working public holiday of El Salvador.    

June 15, 2019

  • Spain
  • Spain
  • full story
  • Spain 2020 Aragon Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Gobierno de Aragón (Zaragoza). The government of Spain's autonomous region of Aragon has gazetted (BOA de 24 de junio de 2019) its previously-announced annual list of regional non-working public holidays (calendario laboral) for the upcoming calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Spain 2020 Aragon Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Gobierno de Aragón (Zaragoza). The government of Spain's autonomous region of Aragon has gazetted (BOA de 24 de junio de 2019) its previously-announced annual list of regional non-working public holidays (calendario laboral) for the upcoming calendar year 2020.    
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • full story
  • Spain 2020 Cataluña Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Diario Oficial de la Generalitat de Catalunya (DOGC). The Conselleria de Treball de la Generalitat de Catalunya has gazetted, in the DOGC de 14 de junio de 2019, the previously-announced annual list of the 2020 non-working public holidays (calendario laboral) in Spain's Autonomous Region of Cataluña. (full story)    
  • Spain 2020 Cataluña Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Diario Oficial de la Generalitat de Catalunya (DOGC). The Conselleria de Treball de la Generalitat de Catalunya has gazetted, in the DOGC de 14 de junio de 2019, the previously-announced annual list of the 2020 non-working public holidays (calendario laboral) in Spain's Autonomous Region of Cataluña.    

June 14, 2019

  • Lithuania
  • Lithuania
  • full story
  • Lithuania Mulls New November Public Holiday
    Source: Lietuvos Respublikos Uzsienio Reikalu Ministerija (Vilnius). Members of the Lithuanian Seimas (parliament) have introduced a bill to declare a new annual non-working public holiday in Lithuania on November 2, for All Souls' Day. (full story)    
  • Lithuania Mulls New November Public Holiday
    Source: Lietuvos Respublikos Uzsienio Reikalu Ministerija (Vilnius). Members of the Lithuanian Seimas (parliament) have introduced a bill to declare a new annual non-working public holiday in Lithuania on November 2, for All Souls' Day.    

June 13, 2019

  • Jersey
  • Jersey
  • full story
  • Jersey Could Amend 2020 Public Holidays
    Source: States of Jersey (Saint Helier). Jersey's Council of Ministers has proposed that Friday, May 8, 2020, be declared a one-off non-working public holiday in Jersey, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE-Day. (full story)    
  • Jersey Could Amend 2020 Public Holidays
    Source: States of Jersey (Saint Helier). Jersey's Council of Ministers has proposed that Friday, May 8, 2020, be declared a one-off non-working public holiday in Jersey, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE-Day.    

June 12, 2019

  • Vietnam
  • Vietnam
  • full story
  • Vietnam Drops July 27 Public Holiday
    Source: Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Hanoi). Vietnam's Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, Dao Ngoc Dung, has announced that, following its rejection by many members of the National Assembly, he was withdrawing his earlier draft proposal to reduce the 2020 Tet Nguyên đán lunar new year of Vietnam public holidays, and declare July 27 as a new annual non-working public holiday in Vietnam. (full story)    
  • Vietnam Drops July 27 Public Holiday
    Source: Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Hanoi). Vietnam's Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, Dao Ngoc Dung, has announced that, following its rejection by many members of the National Assembly, he was withdrawing his earlier draft proposal to reduce the 2020 Tet Nguyên đán lunar new year of Vietnam public holidays, and declare July 27 as a new annual non-working public holiday in Vietnam.    

June 11, 2019

  • Mauritius
  • Mauritius
  • full story
  • Mauritius Declares September 9 Papal Public Holiday
    Source: Mauritius News Information Portal (Port-Louis). Mauritius' government has declared Monday, September 9, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Mauritius, on account of the visit of Pope Francis to the island. (full story)    
  • Mauritius Declares September 9 Papal Public Holiday
    Source: Mauritius News Information Portal (Port-Louis). Mauritius' government has declared Monday, September 9, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Mauritius, on account of the visit of Pope Francis to the island.    
  • Nigeria
  • Nigeria
  • full story
  • Nigeria Public Holidays May 29 and June 12
    Source: Official Gazette of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (Abuja). The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has signed the Public Holiday Amendment bill into law, replacing the May 29, annual public holiday of Nigeria by June 12, as a new non-working public holiday in Nigeria. (full story)    
  • Nigeria Public Holidays May 29 and June 12
    Source: Official Gazette of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (Abuja). The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has signed the Public Holiday Amendment bill into law, replacing the May 29, annual public holiday of Nigeria by June 12, as a new non-working public holiday in Nigeria.    
  • Ukraine
  • Ukraine
  • full story
  • Ukraine Announces June 2019 Bank Holidays
    Source: National Bank of Ukraine (Kiev). Ukraine's Central Bank, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU), has issued a schedule of the official bank holidays in the Ukraine in June 2019. (full story)    
  • Ukraine Announces June 2019 Bank Holidays
    Source: National Bank of Ukraine (Kiev). Ukraine's Central Bank, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU), has issued a schedule of the official bank holidays in the Ukraine in June 2019.    

June 10, 2019

  • India
  • India
  • full story
  • India Karnataka Public Holiday June 10
    Source: Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru). The Government of India's State of Karnataka has declared Monday, June 10, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the Indian State of Karnataka, following the death of playwright-actor Girish Karnad, earlier today. (full story)    
  • India Karnataka Public Holiday June 10
    Source: Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru). The Government of India's State of Karnataka has declared Monday, June 10, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the Indian State of Karnataka, following the death of playwright-actor Girish Karnad, earlier today.    
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sri Lanka
  • full story
  • Sri Lankan 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: The Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka (Colombo). Sri Lanka's Minister of Home Affairs, Wajira Abewardena, has published in the "Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka", the official list of annual Sri Lankan public holidays for the upcoming calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Sri Lankan 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: The Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka (Colombo). Sri Lanka's Minister of Home Affairs, Wajira Abewardena, has published in the "Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka", the official list of annual Sri Lankan public holidays for the upcoming calendar year 2020.    

June 9, 2019

  • Kazakhstan
  • Kazakhstan
  • full story
  • Kazakhstan July 2019 Public Holidays
    Source: Electronic government of the Republic of Kazakhstan (Astana). The Government of Kazakhstan has announced that July 6-7-8, 2019, would be non-working public holidays in Kazakhstan, on account of the upcoming Day of the Capital annual non-working public holiday of Kazakhstan. (full story)    
  • Kazakhstan July 2019 Public Holidays
    Source: Electronic government of the Republic of Kazakhstan (Astana). The Government of Kazakhstan has announced that July 6-7-8, 2019, would be non-working public holidays in Kazakhstan, on account of the upcoming Day of the Capital annual non-working public holiday of Kazakhstan.    
  • Monaco
  • Monaco
  • full story
  • Monaco Public Holiday June 20
    Source: Bulletin Officiel de la Principauté (Monaco). Monaco's State Ministry has gazetted the "Circulaire n° 2019-7" relative to the upcoming "Jour de la Fête Dieu" public holiday in Monaco. (full story)    
  • Monaco Public Holiday June 20
    Source: Bulletin Officiel de la Principauté (Monaco). Monaco's State Ministry has gazetted the "Circulaire n° 2019-7" relative to the upcoming "Jour de la Fête Dieu" public holiday in Monaco.    

June 8, 2019

  • UK (United Kingdom)
  • UK (United Kingdom)
  • full story
  • UK 2020 Public Holidays Amended
    Source: The Independent (London). The UK Business Secretary, Greg Clark, has announced the upcoming non-working UK early-May public holiday will move from Monday, May 4, 2020, to Friday, May 8, 2020, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE-Day. (full story)    
  • UK 2020 Public Holidays Amended
    Source: The Independent (London). The UK Business Secretary, Greg Clark, has announced the upcoming non-working UK early-May public holiday will move from Monday, May 4, 2020, to Friday, May 8, 2020, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE-Day.    

June 7, 2019

  • Macau
  • Macau
  • full story
  • Macau Declares Additional 2020 Public Holidays
    Source: Portal do Governo da RAEM da República Popular da China (Macau). Macau's Chief Executive has once again announced additional, one-off, non-working public holidays (Exemption from work granted to public employees by the Chief Executive on 5 June 2019) for the upcoming calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Macau Declares Additional 2020 Public Holidays
    Source: Portal do Governo da RAEM da República Popular da China (Macau). Macau's Chief Executive has once again announced additional, one-off, non-working public holidays (Exemption from work granted to public employees by the Chief Executive on 5 June 2019) for the upcoming calendar year 2020.    
  • Mauritius
  • Mauritius
  • full story
  • Mauritius 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Prime Minister's Office (Port-Louis). The Cabinet of the Government of Mauritius has announced the official annual list of the non-working public holidays in Mauritius for the upcoming calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Mauritius 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Prime Minister's Office (Port-Louis). The Cabinet of the Government of Mauritius has announced the official annual list of the non-working public holidays in Mauritius for the upcoming calendar year 2020.    
  • Nepal
  • Nepal
  • full story
  • Nepalese 2019 Bhoto Jatra Public Holiday June 9
    Source: Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs (Kathmandu). The Ministry of Home Affairs of Nepal has announced that Sunday, June 9, 2019, had been declared as the date of this year's Bhoto Jatra of Rato Machhindranath non-working public holiday in Nepal's Kathmandu Valley, namely the three districts of Kathmandu Federal Capital, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur. (full story)    
  • Nepalese 2019 Bhoto Jatra Public Holiday June 9
    Source: Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs (Kathmandu). The Ministry of Home Affairs of Nepal has announced that Sunday, June 9, 2019, had been declared as the date of this year's Bhoto Jatra of Rato Machhindranath non-working public holiday in Nepal's Kathmandu Valley, namely the three districts of Kathmandu Federal Capital, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur.    
  • Saint Vincent and Grenadines
  • Saint Vincent and Grenadines
  • full story
  • St Vincent and the Grenadines UN Public Holiday June 11
    Source: Government of St Vincent and the Grenadines (Saint Vincent). The Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, has announced that Tuesday, June 11, 2019, had been declared a one-off non-working public holiday in St Vincent and the Grenadines "in celebration of St Vincent and the Grenadines’ appointment as a member of the UN Security Council". (full story)    
  • St Vincent and the Grenadines UN Public Holiday June 11
    Source: Government of St Vincent and the Grenadines (Saint Vincent). The Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, has announced that Tuesday, June 11, 2019, had been declared a one-off non-working public holiday in St Vincent and the Grenadines "in celebration of St Vincent and the Grenadines’ appointment as a member of the UN Security Council".    
  • Togo
  • Togo
  • full story
  • Togolese Public Holiday June 10
    Source: Primature du Togo (Lome). The Government of Togo has announced that Monday, June 10, 2019, had been declared as a non-working public holiday throughout Togo for the upcoming lundi de la Pentecôte annual non-working public holiday. (full story)    
  • Togolese Public Holiday June 10
    Source: Primature du Togo (Lome). The Government of Togo has announced that Monday, June 10, 2019, had been declared as a non-working public holiday throughout Togo for the upcoming lundi de la Pentecôte annual non-working public holiday.    

June 6, 2019

  • Bénin
  • Bénin
  • full story
  • Benin Public Holiday June 10
    Source: Site officiel du gouvernement du Bénin (Cotonou). The government of Benin has released a communiqué, signed by Benin's Minister of Labour and of the Public Sector, announcing that the government of Bénin had declared Monday, June 10, 2019, as a non-working public holiday throughout Bénin on account of the upcoming "fête de la Pentecôte" annual non-working public holiday of Bénin. (full story)    
  • Benin Public Holiday June 10
    Source: Site officiel du gouvernement du Bénin (Cotonou). The government of Benin has released a communiqué, signed by Benin's Minister of Labour and of the Public Sector, announcing that the government of Bénin had declared Monday, June 10, 2019, as a non-working public holiday throughout Bénin on account of the upcoming "fête de la Pentecôte" annual non-working public holiday of Bénin.    
  • Gabon
  • Gabon
  • full story
  • Gabonese Public Holiday June 10
    Source: Gouvernement de la République Gabonaise (Libreville). Gabon's Ministre de la fonction Publique, de l’Innovation du Service Public et du Travail , Madeleine Edmée Berre, has announced that Monday, June 10, 2019, would be a non-working public holiday throughout the territory of the Gabon, on account of the annual jour de Pentecôte public holiday of the Gabon. (full story)    
  • Gabonese Public Holiday June 10
    Source: Gouvernement de la République Gabonaise (Libreville). Gabon's Ministre de la fonction Publique, de l’Innovation du Service Public et du Travail , Madeleine Edmée Berre, has announced that Monday, June 10, 2019, would be a non-working public holiday throughout the territory of the Gabon, on account of the annual jour de Pentecôte public holiday of the Gabon.    
  • Philippines
  • Philippines
  • full story
  • Philippines Manila Public Holiday June 24
    Source: Philippine Information Agency (Manila). Philippines President, Rodrigo Duterte, has declared Monday, June 24, 2019, as a non-working public holiday in the Philippines' capital city, Manila, to commemorate the city’s 448th Foundation Day. (full story)    
  • Philippines Manila Public Holiday June 24
    Source: Philippine Information Agency (Manila). Philippines President, Rodrigo Duterte, has declared Monday, June 24, 2019, as a non-working public holiday in the Philippines' capital city, Manila, to commemorate the city’s 448th Foundation Day.    
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • full story
  • Spain 2020 Canaries Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Diario de Avisos (Santa Cruz De Tenerife). The Consejo de Gobierno of the regional government of Spain's autonomous region of las Islas Canarias, has announced its official annual list of 2020 Spanish regional non-working public holidays in the Canaries Islands ("calendario laboral al que a las cuatro fiestas de ámbito nacional se suman siete elegidas por la Comunidad Autónoma"). (full story)    
  • Spain 2020 Canaries Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Diario de Avisos (Santa Cruz De Tenerife). The Consejo de Gobierno of the regional government of Spain's autonomous region of las Islas Canarias, has announced its official annual list of 2020 Spanish regional non-working public holidays in the Canaries Islands ("calendario laboral al que a las cuatro fiestas de ámbito nacional se suman siete elegidas por la Comunidad Autónoma").    

June 5, 2019

  • India
  • India
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  • India Uttarakhand Public Holiday June 6
    Source: Government of Uttarakhand (Dehradun). The Government of India's state of Uttarakhand has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Thursday, June 6, 2019, to mark the passing-away of Uttarakhand Finance Minister Prakash Pant. (full story)    
  • India Uttarakhand Public Holiday June 6
    Source: Government of Uttarakhand (Dehradun). The Government of India's state of Uttarakhand has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Thursday, June 6, 2019, to mark the passing-away of Uttarakhand Finance Minister Prakash Pant.    
  • Jersey
  • Jersey
  • full story
  • Jersey 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: States of Jersey (Saint Helier). The States of Jersey (the government of Jersey) have released the annual list of official Jersey non-working public holidays and bank holidays in Jersey for the calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Jersey 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: States of Jersey (Saint Helier). The States of Jersey (the government of Jersey) have released the annual list of official Jersey non-working public holidays and bank holidays in Jersey for the calendar year 2020.    
  • Liberia
  • Liberia
  • full story
  • Liberian June 7 Public Holiday Ruled-Out
    Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Monrovia). The President of the Republic of Liberia, George Manneh Weah, has issued a directive ruling-out the last-minute declaration of a one-off non-working public holiday in Liberia, on Friday, June 7, 2019. (full story)    
  • Liberian June 7 Public Holiday Ruled-Out
    Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Monrovia). The President of the Republic of Liberia, George Manneh Weah, has issued a directive ruling-out the last-minute declaration of a one-off non-working public holiday in Liberia, on Friday, June 7, 2019.    
  • East Timor
  • East Timor
  • full story
  • Timor Leste 2019 End of Ramadan Public Holiday
    Source: Press Release Government Of Timor-Leste (Dili). The government of Timor Leste has announced that it had decided to declare a non-working public holiday in Timor Leste, on Thursday, June 6, 2019, on account of the upcoming Idul Fitri (End of Ramadan) celebrations. (full story)    
  • Timor Leste 2019 End of Ramadan Public Holiday
    Source: Press Release Government Of Timor-Leste (Dili). The government of Timor Leste has announced that it had decided to declare a non-working public holiday in Timor Leste, on Thursday, June 6, 2019, on account of the upcoming Idul Fitri (End of Ramadan) celebrations.    

June 4, 2019

  • Brazil
  • Brazil
  • full story
  • Brazil Reconsidering Mid-Week Public Holidays
    Source: Agência Senado Federal (Brasilia). The Brazilian Senate's Commission for Education, Culture and Sport (EC) has approved the Senate Bill PLS 389/2016 (Dispõe sobre a antecipação da comemoração de feriados) which would move Brazilian public holidays that fall mid-week, to a nearby Monday. (full story)    
  • Brazil Reconsidering Mid-Week Public Holidays
    Source: Agência Senado Federal (Brasilia). The Brazilian Senate's Commission for Education, Culture and Sport (EC) has approved the Senate Bill PLS 389/2016 (Dispõe sobre a antecipação da comemoração de feriados) which would move Brazilian public holidays that fall mid-week, to a nearby Monday.    
  • Guatemala
  • Guatemala
  • full story
  • Guatemala Electoral Public Holiday June 17
    Source: Diario de Centro América (Diario público de Guatemala). Guatemalan President, Jimmy Morales, has announced that the Guatemalan government has declared Monday, June 17, 2019, as a one-off non-working public sector holiday in Guatemala on account of the upcoming general elections in Guatemala. (full story)    
  • Guatemala Electoral Public Holiday June 17
    Source: Diario de Centro América (Diario público de Guatemala). Guatemalan President, Jimmy Morales, has announced that the Guatemalan government has declared Monday, June 17, 2019, as a one-off non-working public sector holiday in Guatemala on account of the upcoming general elections in Guatemala.    
  • Malawi
  • Malawi
  • full story
  • Malawi End of Ramadan Public Holiday June 5
    Source: Government of the Republic of Malawi (Lilongwe). Malawi's Ministry Secretary for Local Government and Rural Development has announced that the date of the upcoming Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) holidays would be marked by a non-working public holiday in Malawi on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. (full story)    
  • Malawi End of Ramadan Public Holiday June 5
    Source: Government of the Republic of Malawi (Lilongwe). Malawi's Ministry Secretary for Local Government and Rural Development has announced that the date of the upcoming Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) holidays would be marked by a non-working public holiday in Malawi on Wednesday, June 5, 2019.    
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • full story
  • Spain 2020 Aragon Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Gobierno de Aragón (Zaragoza). The government of Spain's autonomous region of Aragon has announced the annual list of regional non-working public holidays in Spain's autonomous region of Aragon ("fiestas laborales, de carácter retribuido y no recuperables e inhábiles, para el año 2020 en la comunidad") for the upcoming calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Spain 2020 Aragon Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Gobierno de Aragón (Zaragoza). The government of Spain's autonomous region of Aragon has announced the annual list of regional non-working public holidays in Spain's autonomous region of Aragon ("fiestas laborales, de carácter retribuido y no recuperables e inhábiles, para el año 2020 en la comunidad") for the upcoming calendar year 2020.    
  • Togo
  • Togo
  • full story
  • Togolese 2019 Aïd al-Fitr Public Holiday
    Source: Primature du Togo (Lome). The ministre de la Fonction publique, du Travail et de la Réforme administrative of Togo has announced that Wednesday, June 5, 2019, had been declared as the date of the annual non-working public holiday throughout Togo for the upcoming Aïd al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday. (full story)    
  • Togolese 2019 Aïd al-Fitr Public Holiday
    Source: Primature du Togo (Lome). The ministre de la Fonction publique, du Travail et de la Réforme administrative of Togo has announced that Wednesday, June 5, 2019, had been declared as the date of the annual non-working public holiday throughout Togo for the upcoming Aïd al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday.    

June 3, 2019

  • Algeria
  • Algeria
  • full story
  • Algerian 2019 Aïd el-Fitr Public Holiday June 4
    Source: Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique (Algiers). The Algerian public sector ministry (Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique), upon the advice of the Algerian Commission nationale de l'observation du croissant lunaire, has announced that Tuesday, June 4, 2019, would be the first day of the non-working public sector holiday in Algeria on account of the annual "Aïd el-Fitr" (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holidays of Algeria. (full story)    
  • Algerian 2019 Aïd el-Fitr Public Holiday June 4
    Source: Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique (Algiers). The Algerian public sector ministry (Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique), upon the advice of the Algerian Commission nationale de l'observation du croissant lunaire, has announced that Tuesday, June 4, 2019, would be the first day of the non-working public sector holiday in Algeria on account of the annual "Aïd el-Fitr" (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holidays of Algeria.    
  • Gabon
  • Gabon
  • full story
  • Gabonese Eid al Fitr Public Holiday June 4
    Source: Gouvernement de la République Gabonaise (Libreville). Gabon's Ministère de la fonction publique, de l’innovation, du service public et du travail, in a communique signed by Madeleine Edmée Berre, has declared Tuesday, June 4, 2019, as the date of the annual non-working public holiday of the Aïd el Fitr (End of Ramadan) in the Gabon, as per the terms of the "décret 00727/PR /MTEFP du 29 juin 1998 réglementant le régime des jours fériés en République Gabonaise". (full story)    
  • Gabonese Eid al Fitr Public Holiday June 4
    Source: Gouvernement de la République Gabonaise (Libreville). Gabon's Ministère de la fonction publique, de l’innovation, du service public et du travail, in a communique signed by Madeleine Edmée Berre, has declared Tuesday, June 4, 2019, as the date of the annual non-working public holiday of the Aïd el Fitr (End of Ramadan) in the Gabon, as per the terms of the "décret 00727/PR /MTEFP du 29 juin 1998 réglementant le régime des jours fériés en République Gabonaise".    
  • Gambia
  • Gambia
  • full story
  • Gambia Extends 2019 Eid ul-Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: The Point Newspaper (Banjul). The President of the Gambia, Adama Barrow, has announced that the upcoming annual non-working public holiday in the Gambia for the Eid ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) would be extended from its previously-announced date of Tuesday, June 4, 2019, to last 2 days. (full story)    
  • Gambia Extends 2019 Eid ul-Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: The Point Newspaper (Banjul). The President of the Gambia, Adama Barrow, has announced that the upcoming annual non-working public holiday in the Gambia for the Eid ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) would be extended from its previously-announced date of Tuesday, June 4, 2019, to last 2 days.    
  • Guinea
  • Guinea
  • full story
  • Guinea Conakry Ramadan Public Holiday June 4
    Source: Portail Officiel du Gouvernement de la République de Guinée (Conakry). The government of Guinea Conakry, through its Secrétaire Général des affaires religieuses, Elhadj Aly Jamal Bangoura, has announced that Tuesday, June 4, 2019, had been declared as a non-working public holiday in Guinea Conakry on account of the upcoming End of Ramadan annual public holiday in Guinea Conakry. (full story)    
  • Guinea Conakry Ramadan Public Holiday June 4
    Source: Portail Officiel du Gouvernement de la République de Guinée (Conakry). The government of Guinea Conakry, through its Secrétaire Général des affaires religieuses, Elhadj Aly Jamal Bangoura, has announced that Tuesday, June 4, 2019, had been declared as a non-working public holiday in Guinea Conakry on account of the upcoming End of Ramadan annual public holiday in Guinea Conakry.    
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • full story
  • Ivory Coast 2019 Aïd el Fitr Public Holiday
    Source: Gouvernement de Côte d'Ivoire (Abijan). The government of the Ivory Coast, through its Ministère de l'Emploi, des Affaires Sociales et de la Solidarité Nationale, has announced that it had declared Tuesday, June 4, 2019, as the date of the annual national non-working public holiday in the Ivory Coast on account of the upcoming Aïd el Fitr (End of Ramadan) public holiday of the Ivory Coast. (full story)    
  • Ivory Coast 2019 Aïd el Fitr Public Holiday
    Source: Gouvernement de Côte d'Ivoire (Abijan). The government of the Ivory Coast, through its Ministère de l'Emploi, des Affaires Sociales et de la Solidarité Nationale, has announced that it had declared Tuesday, June 4, 2019, as the date of the annual national non-working public holiday in the Ivory Coast on account of the upcoming Aïd el Fitr (End of Ramadan) public holiday of the Ivory Coast.    
  • Jordan
  • Jordan
  • full story
  • Jordanian 2019 Eid al Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Petra Jordan News Agency Petra (Amman). Jordanian Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, has announced that the upcoming Eid al Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holidays of Jordan in 2019, would run "from Tuesday morning June 4, 2019, until Friday evening June 7, 2019". (full story)    
  • Jordanian 2019 Eid al Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Petra Jordan News Agency Petra (Amman). Jordanian Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, has announced that the upcoming Eid al Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holidays of Jordan in 2019, would run "from Tuesday morning June 4, 2019, until Friday evening June 7, 2019".    
  • Kenya
  • Kenya
  • full story
  • Kenyan 2019 Idd Ul Fitr Public Holiday Announced
    Source: Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (Nairobi). Kenyan Government's Interior Cabinet Secretary, Fred Matiangi, has issued a gazette notice announcing that, pursuant to the Public Holidays Act of Kenya, the date of the upcoming annual non-working public holiday for Idd-Ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) in Kenya would be Wednesday, June 5, 2019. (full story)    
  • Kenyan 2019 Idd Ul Fitr Public Holiday Announced
    Source: Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (Nairobi). Kenyan Government's Interior Cabinet Secretary, Fred Matiangi, has issued a gazette notice announcing that, pursuant to the Public Holidays Act of Kenya, the date of the upcoming annual non-working public holiday for Idd-Ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) in Kenya would be Wednesday, June 5, 2019.    
  • Libya
  • Libya
  • full story
  • Libyan 2019 Eid al Fitr Public Holiday June 4
    Source: Libyan News Agency (LANA). The Libyan provisional government has announced that the Eid Al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holidays in Libya would start tomorrow, on Tuesday, June 4, 2019. (full story)    
  • Libyan 2019 Eid al Fitr Public Holiday June 4
    Source: Libyan News Agency (LANA). The Libyan provisional government has announced that the Eid Al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holidays in Libya would start tomorrow, on Tuesday, June 4, 2019.    
  • Morocco
  • Morocco
  • full story
  • Morocco 2019 End of Ramadan Public Holidays Extended
    Source: Agence Maroc Arabe Presse (Rabat). The government of Morocco has announced that the upcoming Aïd Al Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holidays of Morocco would be extended by a third day, Friday, June 7, 2019, which has been declared a one-off non-working public holiday for Government workers and the public sector of Morocco. (full story)    
  • Morocco 2019 End of Ramadan Public Holidays Extended
    Source: Agence Maroc Arabe Presse (Rabat). The government of Morocco has announced that the upcoming Aïd Al Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holidays of Morocco would be extended by a third day, Friday, June 7, 2019, which has been declared a one-off non-working public holiday for Government workers and the public sector of Morocco.    
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • full story
  • Spain 2020 Extremadura Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Diario Oficial de Extremadura (DOE). Spain's Autonomous Region of Extremadura has published its annual list of regional public holidays (Calendario Laboral) for the calendar year 2019 in Extremadura, in the Diario Oficial de Extremadura (DOE). (full story)    
  • Spain 2020 Extremadura Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Diario Oficial de Extremadura (DOE). Spain's Autonomous Region of Extremadura has published its annual list of regional public holidays (Calendario Laboral) for the calendar year 2019 in Extremadura, in the Diario Oficial de Extremadura (DOE).    

June 2, 2019

  • Bahrain
  • Bahrain
  • full story
  • Bahrain 2018 Eid Al Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Bahrain News Agency (BNA). Bahrain's Prime Minister, Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, has issued a circular stipulating, once again, as official non-working public holidays in Bahrain for the upcoming 2019 Eid Al-Fitr (End of Ramadan), the date of the Eid Al-Fitr as well as that of the 2 days that follow, as non-working public holidays in Bahrain to mark the Eid Al Fitr public holidays in Bahrain for the Islamic year 1440. (full story)    
  • Bahrain 2018 Eid Al Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Bahrain News Agency (BNA). Bahrain's Prime Minister, Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, has issued a circular stipulating, once again, as official non-working public holidays in Bahrain for the upcoming 2019 Eid Al-Fitr (End of Ramadan), the date of the Eid Al-Fitr as well as that of the 2 days that follow, as non-working public holidays in Bahrain to mark the Eid Al Fitr public holidays in Bahrain for the Islamic year 1440.    
  • Mali
  • Mali
  • full story
  • Mali Declares Aïd al-Fitr Public Holiday June 3
    Source: Primature Portail Officiel du Gouvernement du Mali (Bamako). Mali's Minister of Religious Affairs, after consultations with Mali's Commission nationale d’observation de la lune, has announced that Monday, June 3, 2019, would be the non-working public holiday in Mali for the upcoming Aïd al-Fitr Public Holiday (End of Ramadan). (full story)    
  • Mali Declares Aïd al-Fitr Public Holiday June 3
    Source: Primature Portail Officiel du Gouvernement du Mali (Bamako). Mali's Minister of Religious Affairs, after consultations with Mali's Commission nationale d’observation de la lune, has announced that Monday, June 3, 2019, would be the non-working public holiday in Mali for the upcoming Aïd al-Fitr Public Holiday (End of Ramadan).    
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritania
  • full story
  • Mauritania Declares Aïd el-Fitr Public Holiday June 5
    Source: Journal Officiel de la République Islamique de Mauritanie (Noakchott). The President of Maurtitania, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, issued a communique declaring Wednesday, June 5, 2019, as a non-working public holiday in Mauritania, on account of the Aïd el-Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday in Mauritania. (full story)    
  • Mauritania Declares Aïd el-Fitr Public Holiday June 5
    Source: Journal Officiel de la République Islamique de Mauritanie (Noakchott). The President of Maurtitania, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, issued a communique declaring Wednesday, June 5, 2019, as a non-working public holiday in Mauritania, on account of the Aïd el-Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday in Mauritania.    

June 1, 2019

  • Bangladesh
  • Bangladesh
  • full story
  • Bangladesh Lailatul Qadr June 2
    Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS). The government of Bangladesh has announced that the upcoming Lailatul Qadr or Shab-e-Qadr (night of destiny) in Bangladesh would be observed on the evening of Saturday, June 1, 2019, to be followed on the next day by the corresponding annual non-working public holiday in Bangladesh. (full story)    
  • Bangladesh Lailatul Qadr June 2
    Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS). The government of Bangladesh has announced that the upcoming Lailatul Qadr or Shab-e-Qadr (night of destiny) in Bangladesh would be observed on the evening of Saturday, June 1, 2019, to be followed on the next day by the corresponding annual non-working public holiday in Bangladesh.    
  • Jordan
  • Jordan
  • full story
  • Jordanian Enthronement Public Holiday June 9
    Source: Petra Jordan News Agency Petra (Amman). The Jordanian Cabinet, in an announcement made by Jordanian Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, had declared Sunday, June 9, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Jordan, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of King Abdullah's accession to the throne. (full story)    
  • Jordanian Enthronement Public Holiday June 9
    Source: Petra Jordan News Agency Petra (Amman). The Jordanian Cabinet, in an announcement made by Jordanian Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, had declared Sunday, June 9, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Jordan, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of King Abdullah's accession to the throne.    
  • Uganda
  • Uganda
  • full story
  • Ugandan 2019 Eid Al Fitr Public Holiday
    Source: Office of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Uganda (Kampala). The Permanent Secretary in Uganda's Ministry of Public Service, Catherine Bitarakwate Musingwiire, has announced that the Government of Uganda had declared Wednesday, June 5, 2019, as the date of the upcoming Eid Al Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday in Uganda. (full story)    
  • Ugandan 2019 Eid Al Fitr Public Holiday
    Source: Office of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Uganda (Kampala). The Permanent Secretary in Uganda's Ministry of Public Service, Catherine Bitarakwate Musingwiire, has announced that the Government of Uganda had declared Wednesday, June 5, 2019, as the date of the upcoming Eid Al Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday in Uganda.    

May 31, 2019

  • Ghana
  • Ghana
  • full story
  • Ghana 2019 Ramadan Public Holiday
    Source: Ghana Government Portal (Accra). Ghana's Government has announced that Wednesday, June 5, 2019, had been declared as the date of the upcoming 2019 annual Eid-Ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holiday in Ghana. (full story)    
  • Ghana 2019 Ramadan Public Holiday
    Source: Ghana Government Portal (Accra). Ghana's Government has announced that Wednesday, June 5, 2019, had been declared as the date of the upcoming 2019 annual Eid-Ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holiday in Ghana.    
  • Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong
  • full story
  • Hong Kong 2020 Public Holidays Released
    Source: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government (HKSAR). The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government has released its annual official list of the gazetted 2020 public holidays to be observed in Hong Kong ("General holidays for 2020"), in accordance with the Employment Ordinance and General Holidays Ordinance as well as amendments thereto, and in addition to the Statutory Holidays for 2020 as announced by the HKSAR Labour Department. (full story)    
  • Hong Kong 2020 Public Holidays Released
    Source: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government (HKSAR). The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government has released its annual official list of the gazetted 2020 public holidays to be observed in Hong Kong ("General holidays for 2020"), in accordance with the Employment Ordinance and General Holidays Ordinance as well as amendments thereto, and in addition to the Statutory Holidays for 2020 as announced by the HKSAR Labour Department.    
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • full story
  • Ivory Coast 2019 Lailatoul Kadr Public Holiday June 1
    Source: Gouvernement de Côte d'Ivoire (Abijan). The government of the Ivory Coast, has announced that Saturday, June 1, 2019, had been declared a nationwide non-working public holiday in the Ivory Coast ("jour férié et chômé sur toute l'étendue du territoire national"), on account of the upcoming "Nuit du destin" (Laylat al-Qadr) annual non-working public holiday of the Ivory Coast. (full story)    
  • Ivory Coast 2019 Lailatoul Kadr Public Holiday June 1
    Source: Gouvernement de Côte d'Ivoire (Abijan). The government of the Ivory Coast, has announced that Saturday, June 1, 2019, had been declared a nationwide non-working public holiday in the Ivory Coast ("jour férié et chômé sur toute l'étendue du territoire national"), on account of the upcoming "Nuit du destin" (Laylat al-Qadr) annual non-working public holiday of the Ivory Coast.    
  • Lebanon
  • Lebanon
  • full story
  • Lebanon 2019 Bank Holidays Amended
    Source: Banque du Liban (Beirut). The Association of Banks in Lebanon (ABL) has issued an amended version of its previously-announced list of non-working bank holidays in Lebanon for the calendar year 2019, with modified dates for the 2019 End of Ramadan 2019 bank holidays dates in Lebanon. (full story)    
  • Lebanon 2019 Bank Holidays Amended
    Source: Banque du Liban (Beirut). The Association of Banks in Lebanon (ABL) has issued an amended version of its previously-announced list of non-working bank holidays in Lebanon for the calendar year 2019, with modified dates for the 2019 End of Ramadan 2019 bank holidays dates in Lebanon.    
  • Malaysia
  • Malaysia
  • full story
  • Malaysian PHG State Announces July 30 Public Holiday
    Source: Bernama News Agency (Kuantan). Malaysia's Pahang State Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail, has announced that effective in 2019, July 30 would be a new annual non-working public holiday "in conjunction with the birthday of the Sultan of Pahang, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah, who earlier this year ascended to become Agong of Malaysia". (full story)    
  • Malaysian PHG State Announces July 30 Public Holiday
    Source: Bernama News Agency (Kuantan). Malaysia's Pahang State Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail, has announced that effective in 2019, July 30 would be a new annual non-working public holiday "in conjunction with the birthday of the Sultan of Pahang, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah, who earlier this year ascended to become Agong of Malaysia".    
  • Nigeria
  • Nigeria
  • full story
  • Nigerian 2019 Eid Public Holidays June 4-5
    Source: The Official Gazette of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (Abuja). The Nigerian Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Barrister Georgina Ekeoma Ehuriah, in a statement on behalf of the Federal Government of Nigeria, has announced that Tuesday and Wednesday, June 4 and 5, 2019, had been declared as non-working public holidays throughout Nigeria on account of the upcoming Eid-el-Fitri (End of Ramadan) annual public holidays of Nigeria for the calendar year 2019. (full story)    
  • Nigerian 2019 Eid Public Holidays June 4-5
    Source: The Official Gazette of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (Abuja). The Nigerian Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Barrister Georgina Ekeoma Ehuriah, in a statement on behalf of the Federal Government of Nigeria, has announced that Tuesday and Wednesday, June 4 and 5, 2019, had been declared as non-working public holidays throughout Nigeria on account of the upcoming Eid-el-Fitri (End of Ramadan) annual public holidays of Nigeria for the calendar year 2019.    
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • full story
  • Spain 2020 Navarra Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Boletín Oficial de Navarra (BON). The Directora General de la Politica Económica y Empresarial y Trabajo de Navarra has gazetted the annual 2020 "calendario laboral" which lists the dates of the non-working public holidays in Spain's Autonomous Region of Navarra for the calendar year 2020 (BON de 31 de mayo de 2019). (full story)    
  • Spain 2020 Navarra Public Holidays Gazetted
    Source: Boletín Oficial de Navarra (BON). The Directora General de la Politica Económica y Empresarial y Trabajo de Navarra has gazetted the annual 2020 "calendario laboral" which lists the dates of the non-working public holidays in Spain's Autonomous Region of Navarra for the calendar year 2020 (BON de 31 de mayo de 2019).    

May 30, 2019

  • El Salvador
  • El Salvador
  • full story
  • El Salvador Votes Down June 1 Public Holiday
    Source: Ministerio de Trabajo y Previsión Social de El Salvador (San Salvador). A bill introduced by deputies of the Great Alliance for National Unity (GANA), to declare June 1st, every 5 years, as a non-working public holiday in El Salvador, for the Presidential inauguration, was voted down in El Salvador's Legislative Assembly. (full story)    
  • El Salvador Votes Down June 1 Public Holiday
    Source: Ministerio de Trabajo y Previsión Social de El Salvador (San Salvador). A bill introduced by deputies of the Great Alliance for National Unity (GANA), to declare June 1st, every 5 years, as a non-working public holiday in El Salvador, for the Presidential inauguration, was voted down in El Salvador's Legislative Assembly.    
  • Madagascar
  • Madagascar
  • full story
  • Madagascar 2019 End of Ramadan Public Holiday Moved
    Source: Filankevitry ny Governemanta (Mahazoarivo). Madagascar's Minister of Labor, Gisèle Ranampy, has announced that the government of Madagascar, on the recommendation of the Fikambanana Silamo Malagasy association, had decided to change the date of the upcoming 2019 End of Ramadan public holiday in Madagascar to Wednesday, June 5, 2019. (full story)    
  • Madagascar 2019 End of Ramadan Public Holiday Moved
    Source: Filankevitry ny Governemanta (Mahazoarivo). Madagascar's Minister of Labor, Gisèle Ranampy, has announced that the government of Madagascar, on the recommendation of the Fikambanana Silamo Malagasy association, had decided to change the date of the upcoming 2019 End of Ramadan public holiday in Madagascar to Wednesday, June 5, 2019.    
  • Nepal
  • Nepal
  • full story
  • Nepalese 2019 Eid-ul-Fitr Public Holiday
    Source: Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs (Kathmandu). Nepal's Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Gokul Baskota, has announced that, in a notice published in the Nepalese Gazette, Thursday, June 6, 2019, had been declared as the annual non-working public holiday in Nepal on account of the upcoming annual Eid-ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holiday in Nepal, on the recommendation of the Muslim Commission. (full story)    
  • Nepalese 2019 Eid-ul-Fitr Public Holiday
    Source: Nepalese Ministry of Home Affairs (Kathmandu). Nepal's Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Gokul Baskota, has announced that, in a notice published in the Nepalese Gazette, Thursday, June 6, 2019, had been declared as the annual non-working public holiday in Nepal on account of the upcoming annual Eid-ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holiday in Nepal, on the recommendation of the Muslim Commission.    
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • full story
  • Spain 2020 Valencia Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Consell de la Generalitat Valenciana (Valencia). Valencia's Tripartite Council for the Development of Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining has announced the annual calendar of non-working public holidays in Spain's autonomous region of Valencia ("calendario laboral en toda la Comunidad Valenciana") for the upcoming calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Spain 2020 Valencia Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Consell de la Generalitat Valenciana (Valencia). Valencia's Tripartite Council for the Development of Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining has announced the annual calendar of non-working public holidays in Spain's autonomous region of Valencia ("calendario laboral en toda la Comunidad Valenciana") for the upcoming calendar year 2020.    

May 29, 2019

  • Kuwait
  • Kuwait
  • full story
  • Kuwaiti 2019 Eid al Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Kuwait Civil Service Commission (Kuwait City). The Kuwaiti Civil Service Commission (CSC) has announced that the extent of the 2019 annual non-working public holidays in Kuwait for the upcoming annual Eid Al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) public holidays will be "Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, June 4th, 5th and 6th". (full story)    
  • Kuwaiti 2019 Eid al Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Kuwait Civil Service Commission (Kuwait City). The Kuwaiti Civil Service Commission (CSC) has announced that the extent of the 2019 annual non-working public holidays in Kuwait for the upcoming annual Eid Al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) public holidays will be "Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, June 4th, 5th and 6th".    
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • full story
  • Kyrgyzstan Orozo Ait 2019 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Kabar Kyrgyz National News Agency (Bishkek). The Ministry of Labor and Social Development of Kyrgyzstan has announced that Kyrgyzstanis will be on public holiday on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, on the occasion of the upcoming Orozo Ayta celebration (End of Ramadan) and annual non-working public holiday of Kyrgyzstan. (full story)    
  • Kyrgyzstan Orozo Ait 2019 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Kabar Kyrgyz National News Agency (Bishkek). The Ministry of Labor and Social Development of Kyrgyzstan has announced that Kyrgyzstanis will be on public holiday on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, on the occasion of the upcoming Orozo Ayta celebration (End of Ramadan) and annual non-working public holiday of Kyrgyzstan.    
  • Mali
  • Mali
  • full story
  • Mali Leylatil Kadr Public Holiday May 31
    Source: Primature Portail Officiel du Gouvernement du Mali (Bamako). Mali's Government Cabinet, at today's ordinary sessions, had decided that Friday, May 31, 2019, would once again be a non-working public holiday in Mali, on account of the upcoming Leylatil Kadr. (full story)    
  • Mali Leylatil Kadr Public Holiday May 31
    Source: Primature Portail Officiel du Gouvernement du Mali (Bamako). Mali's Government Cabinet, at today's ordinary sessions, had decided that Friday, May 31, 2019, would once again be a non-working public holiday in Mali, on account of the upcoming Leylatil Kadr.    
  • Philippines
  • Philippines
  • full story
  • Philippines End of Ramadan Public Holiday June 5
    Source: Philippine Information Agency (Manila). Philippines President, Rodrigo Duterte, had issued Proclamation 729 declaring Wednesday, June 5, 2019, as the date of the upcoming Eid'l Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday of the Philippines, in accordance with Republic Act 9177. (full story)    
  • Philippines End of Ramadan Public Holiday June 5
    Source: Philippine Information Agency (Manila). Philippines President, Rodrigo Duterte, had issued Proclamation 729 declaring Wednesday, June 5, 2019, as the date of the upcoming Eid'l Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday of the Philippines, in accordance with Republic Act 9177.    
  • Transdniestria (PMR)
  • Transdniestria (PMR)
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  • Transdniestria 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Interfax (Tiraspol). Transdniestria's government has announced its annual list of official non-working public holidays in the Transdniestrian Moldovan Republic (Pridnestrovskaia Moldavskaia Respublika) for the upcoming calendar year 2020, in accordance with article 112 of the Labor Code of the Pridnestrovskaia Moldavskaia Respublika. (full story)    
  • Transdniestria 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: Interfax (Tiraspol). Transdniestria's government has announced its annual list of official non-working public holidays in the Transdniestrian Moldovan Republic (Pridnestrovskaia Moldavskaia Respublika) for the upcoming calendar year 2020, in accordance with article 112 of the Labor Code of the Pridnestrovskaia Moldavskaia Respublika.    
  • Tunisia
  • Tunisia
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  • Tunisian 2019 Aïd El Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Agence Tunis Afrique Presse (TAP). The government of Tunisia (Présidence du Gouvernement), in conjunction with the "Institut national de météorologie" (INM), has announced that the upcoming Aïd El-Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holidays throughout Tunisia would be observed from June 4 to 6, 2019. (full story)    
  • Tunisian 2019 Aïd El Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Agence Tunis Afrique Presse (TAP). The government of Tunisia (Présidence du Gouvernement), in conjunction with the "Institut national de météorologie" (INM), has announced that the upcoming Aïd El-Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holidays throughout Tunisia would be observed from June 4 to 6, 2019.    
  • Uzbekistan
  • Uzbekistan
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  • Uzbekistan 2019 End of Ramadan Public Holidays
    Source: Uzbek National News Agency (Tashkent). The President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyayev, has issued his annual resolution "On celebration of Ramadan Hayit" which, for the calendar year 2019, declares 2 days of non-working public holidays in Uzbekistan for the upcoming Ramazan Hayit (End of Ramadan). (full story)    
  • Uzbekistan 2019 End of Ramadan Public Holidays
    Source: Uzbek National News Agency (Tashkent). The President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyayev, has issued his annual resolution "On celebration of Ramadan Hayit" which, for the calendar year 2019, declares 2 days of non-working public holidays in Uzbekistan for the upcoming Ramazan Hayit (End of Ramadan).    

May 28, 2019

  • Congo (DRC)
  • Congo (DRC)
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  • DR Congo Declares May 30 Public Holiday
    Source: Présidence de la République Démocratique du Congo (Kinshasa). The government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has declared Thursday, May 30, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Kinshasa, the capital city of the DRC, on account of the return to the DRC of the body of Etienne Tshisekedi. (full story)    
  • DR Congo Declares May 30 Public Holiday
    Source: Présidence de la République Démocratique du Congo (Kinshasa). The government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has declared Thursday, May 30, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Kinshasa, the capital city of the DRC, on account of the return to the DRC of the body of Etienne Tshisekedi.    
  • Madagascar
  • Madagascar
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  • Madagascar 2019 Public Holidays Amended
    Source: Filankevitry ny Governemanta (Mahazoarivo). Madagascar's Conseil de Gouvernement, has issued the "Décret n°2019-1065 du 28 mai 2019 modifiant certaines dispositions de l'article premier du décret n°2019-191 du 22 février 2019 fixant la liste des jours fériés, chômés et payés au titre de l'année 2019", which modifies the previously-released list of non-working public holidays in Madagascar for the calendar year 2019. (full story)    
  • Madagascar 2019 Public Holidays Amended
    Source: Filankevitry ny Governemanta (Mahazoarivo). Madagascar's Conseil de Gouvernement, has issued the "Décret n°2019-1065 du 28 mai 2019 modifiant certaines dispositions de l'article premier du décret n°2019-191 du 22 février 2019 fixant la liste des jours fériés, chômés et payés au titre de l'année 2019", which modifies the previously-released list of non-working public holidays in Madagascar for the calendar year 2019.    
  • Oman
  • Oman
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  • Oman 2019 Eid al-Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Oman News Agency (Muscat). Omani authorities have announced dates for the upcoming 2019 Eid Al Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holidays in Oman, which, once again in 2019, will be the same for both the Omani public sector and the private sector of Oman. (full story)    
  • Oman 2019 Eid al-Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Oman News Agency (Muscat). Omani authorities have announced dates for the upcoming 2019 Eid Al Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holidays in Oman, which, once again in 2019, will be the same for both the Omani public sector and the private sector of Oman.    
  • Pakistan
  • Pakistan
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  • Pakistan Extends 2019 Eid-ul-Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Pakistan's Ministry of Interior (Islamabad). The Federal Government of Pakistan has amended the dates for the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) public holidays throughout Pakistan for the calendar year 2019, by expanding these annual Pakistani public holidays to last 4 days (June 4-7, inclusively). (full story)    
  • Pakistan Extends 2019 Eid-ul-Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Pakistan's Ministry of Interior (Islamabad). The Federal Government of Pakistan has amended the dates for the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) public holidays throughout Pakistan for the calendar year 2019, by expanding these annual Pakistani public holidays to last 4 days (June 4-7, inclusively).    
  • Qatar
  • Qatar
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  • Qatar 2019 Eid Al Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Qatari News Agency (QNA). Qatar's Amiri Diwan has announced that the period of annual non-working Qatar public holidays for the upcoming Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan), had once again been extended, this year, once again, for 11 consecutive days of public sector holidays. (full story)    
  • Qatar 2019 Eid Al Fitr Public Holidays
    Source: Qatari News Agency (QNA). Qatar's Amiri Diwan has announced that the period of annual non-working Qatar public holidays for the upcoming Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan), had once again been extended, this year, once again, for 11 consecutive days of public sector holidays.    
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Saudi Arabia
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  • Saudi Arabia Announces 2019 Eid Public Holidays
    Source: Saudi Press Agency (SPA). The Ministry of Civil Services of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has announced that the Saudi public or government sector would begin its upcoming Eid al Fitr public holidays on Thursday, May 30, 2019, and until Shawwal 5. (full story)    
  • Saudi Arabia Announces 2019 Eid Public Holidays
    Source: Saudi Press Agency (SPA). The Ministry of Civil Services of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has announced that the Saudi public or government sector would begin its upcoming Eid al Fitr public holidays on Thursday, May 30, 2019, and until Shawwal 5.    

May 27, 2019

  • Bénin
  • Bénin
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  • Benin Public Holiday May 30
    Source: Site officiel du gouvernement du Bénin (Cotonou). The government of Benin has released a communiqué, signed by Benin's Minister of Labour and Social Security, announcing that the government of Bénin had declared Thursday, May 30, 2019, as a non-working public holiday throughout Bénin on account of the upcoming "l’ascension, la fête chrétienne commémorant la montée de Jésus Christ au Ciel à la vue de ses disciples" annual non-working public holiday in the Bénin. (full story)    
  • Benin Public Holiday May 30
    Source: Site officiel du gouvernement du Bénin (Cotonou). The government of Benin has released a communiqué, signed by Benin's Minister of Labour and Social Security, announcing that the government of Bénin had declared Thursday, May 30, 2019, as a non-working public holiday throughout Bénin on account of the upcoming "l’ascension, la fête chrétienne commémorant la montée de Jésus Christ au Ciel à la vue de ses disciples" annual non-working public holiday in the Bénin.    
  • Suriname
  • Suriname
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  • Suriname Declares Ied-Ul-Fitr Public Holiday June 5
    Source: Kabinet van de President van de Republiek Suriname (Paramarimbo). The government of Suriname announced that the upcoming "Ied-Ul-Fitr" (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday in Suriname would be observed on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, a date which has been declared a non-working public holiday in Suriname. (full story)    
  • Suriname Declares Ied-Ul-Fitr Public Holiday June 5
    Source: Kabinet van de President van de Republiek Suriname (Paramarimbo). The government of Suriname announced that the upcoming "Ied-Ul-Fitr" (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday in Suriname would be observed on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, a date which has been declared a non-working public holiday in Suriname.    

May 26, 2019

  • Cayman Islands
  • Cayman Islands
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  • Cayman Islands Public Holiday June 10
    Source: Gazette Office Cayman Islands Government (Grand Cayman). The government of the Cayman Islands has announced that Monday, June 10, 2019, would be a public holiday in the Cayman Islands to mark the Queen's birthday. (full story)    
  • Cayman Islands Public Holiday June 10
    Source: Gazette Office Cayman Islands Government (Grand Cayman). The government of the Cayman Islands has announced that Monday, June 10, 2019, would be a public holiday in the Cayman Islands to mark the Queen's birthday.    
  • Greece
  • Greece
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  • Greece 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: The Bank of Greece (Athens). The Bank of Greece, Greece's Central Bank, has released its annual list of the official non-working public holidays and bank holidays in Greece for the calendar year 2020. (full story)    
  • Greece 2020 Public Holidays Announced
    Source: The Bank of Greece (Athens). The Bank of Greece, Greece's Central Bank, has released its annual list of the official non-working public holidays and bank holidays in Greece for the calendar year 2020.    

May 25, 2019

  • Venezuela
  • Venezuela
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  • Venezuela Announces June 2019 Bank Holidays
    Source: Superintendencia de Instituciones del Sector Bancario (Sudeban). The Venezuelan regulatory body for the banking sector, Sudeban (Superintendencia de Instituciones del Sector Bancario) has announced that June 3, 17, and 24, 2019, would be bank holidays in Venezuela, on account of the annual Ascensión del Señor, San Antonio, and Batalla de Carabobo, annual bank holidays of Venezuela. (full story)    
  • Venezuela Announces June 2019 Bank Holidays
    Source: Superintendencia de Instituciones del Sector Bancario (Sudeban). The Venezuelan regulatory body for the banking sector, Sudeban (Superintendencia de Instituciones del Sector Bancario) has announced that June 3, 17, and 24, 2019, would be bank holidays in Venezuela, on account of the annual Ascensión del Señor, San Antonio, and Batalla de Carabobo, annual bank holidays of Venezuela.    

May 24, 2019

  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Helena
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  • Saint Helena 2019 Tristan Ratting Day Public Holiday
    Source: Tristan Times (Tristan da Cunha). The Chief Islander of Saint Helena's region of Tristan da Cunha has declared Friday, May 24, 2019, as the date for this year's annual Ratting Day public holiday in Saint Helena's region of Tristan da Cunha. (full story)    
  • Saint Helena 2019 Tristan Ratting Day Public Holiday
    Source: Tristan Times (Tristan da Cunha). The Chief Islander of Saint Helena's region of Tristan da Cunha has declared Friday, May 24, 2019, as the date for this year's annual Ratting Day public holiday in Saint Helena's region of Tristan da Cunha.    
  • Thailand
  • Thailand
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  • Thailand Maintains December 5 Public Holiday
    Source: Thai News Agency (Bangkok). Thailand's government has published, in the Royal Gazette, a confirmation that December 5 would continue to be an annual non-working public holiday of Thailand, for the triple occasion of the birthday of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the national day of Thailand, and Thailand's father's day. (full story)    
  • Thailand Maintains December 5 Public Holiday
    Source: Thai News Agency (Bangkok). Thailand's government has published, in the Royal Gazette, a confirmation that December 5 would continue to be an annual non-working public holiday of Thailand, for the triple occasion of the birthday of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the national day of Thailand, and Thailand's father's day.