Jan 2016

Public Holidays in February 2016

Mar 2016
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Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Federal Territory Day
Mauritius Mauritius: Abolition of Slavery
Mexico Mexico: Constitution Day
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Auckland Anniversary Day
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Nelson Anniversary Day
Rwanada Rwanada: Heroes day
2
India India (regional): Public Holiday
3
Mozambique Mozambique: Heroes' Day
4
Angola Angola: Liberation Day
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: National Day
5
Burundi Burundi: Unity Day
Pakistan Pakistan: Kashmir Day
6
Vietnam Vietnam: Tet Eve
7
Grenada Grenada: Independence Day
South Korea South Korea: Korean New Year
Various Various: Chinese New Year Eve
Vietnam Vietnam: Tet Eve
8
Argentina Argentina: Lunes de Carnival
Canada Canada (regional): Family Day
Germany Germany: Fasching
Grenada Grenada: Independence Day Holiday
New Zealand New Zealand: Waitangi Day
Slovenia Slovenia: Preserens day
South Korea South Korea: Korean New Year Holiday
Thailand Thailand (regional): Chinese New Year 
Various Various: Chinese New Year
Various Various: Carnival
Vietnam Vietnam: Vietnamese New Year
9
Argentina Argentina: Martes de Carnival
India India (regional): Losar
India India (regional): Sonam Lhochar
Lebanon Lebanon: St Maroun Day
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Chinese New Year
Qatar Qatar: National Sports Day
South Korea South Korea: Korean New Year Holiday
United Kingdom United Kingdom: Pancake Tuesday
Various Various: Carnival
Various Various: Chinese New Year Holiday
Vietnam Vietnam: Tet Holiday
10
Malta Malta: Feast of St. Pauls shipwreck
South Korea South Korea: Korean New Year Holiday
Various Various: Ash Wednesday
Various Various: Chinese New Year Holiday
Vietnam Vietnam: Tet Holiday
11
Japan Japan: National Foundation Day
Various Various: Chinese New Year Holiday
Vietnam Vietnam: Tet Holiday
12
China China: Chinese New Year Holiday 
India India (regional): Vasant Panchami
India India (regional): Sir Chhotu Ram Jayanti
Myanmar Myanmar: Union Day
Taiwan Taiwan: Chinese New Year Holiday
Vietnam Vietnam: Tet Holiday
13
China China: Chinese New Year Holiday
India India (regional): Sree Panchami
14
Lebanon Lebanon: Rafik Hariri Memorial Day
Norway Norway: Mother's Day
Various Various: St Valentines Day
15
Canada Canada (regional): Family Day
Serbia Serbia: Sovereignty Day of Serbia
USA USA (regional): Presidents' Day
16
Lithuania Lithuania: Restoration of the State Day
Serbia Serbia: Sovereignty Day of Serbia Holiday
Uganda Uganda: Archbishop Janani Luwum Day
17
Libya Libya: February 17th Revolution
18
Uganda Uganda: Public Holiday
19
India India (regional): Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti
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21
Bangladesh Bangladesh: Language Martyrs' Day
22
Cambodia Cambodia: Meak Bochea Day
India India (regional): Guru Ravidas Birthday
Russia Russia: Bridge holiday
Saint Lucia Saint Lucia: Independence Day
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: Navam Full Moon Poya
Taiwan Taiwan: Lantern Festival
Thailand Thailand: Makha Bucha Day
23
Brunei Brunei: National Day
Russia Russia: Defence of the Fatherland
24
Estonia Estonia: Independence Day
Uganda Uganda: Public Holiday
25
Kuwait Kuwait: National Day
Philippines Philippines: EDSA Revolution anniversary
26
Kuwait Kuwait: Liberation Day
27
Dominican Republic Dominican Republic: Independence Day
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Spain Spain (regional): Andalucía Day
Taiwan Taiwan: Peace Memorial Day
         


Public Holidays: February 2016

Day Date Country Holiday
Mon 1st Mauritius Mauritius Abolition of Slavery
Mon 1st New Zealand New Zealand Auckland Anniversary Day
Mon 1st Mexico Mexico Constitution Day
Mon 1st Malaysia Malaysia Federal Territory Day
Mon 1st Rwanada Rwanada Heroes day
Mon 1st New Zealand New Zealand Nelson Anniversary Day
Tue 2nd India India Public Holiday
Wed 3rd Mozambique Mozambique Heroes' Day
Thu 4th Angola Angola Liberation Day
Thu 4th Sri Lanka Sri Lanka National Day
Fri 5th Pakistan Pakistan Kashmir Day
Fri 5th Burundi Burundi Unity Day
Sat 6th Vietnam Vietnam Tet Eve
Sun 7th Various Various Chinese New Year Eve
Sun 7th Grenada Grenada Independence Day
Sun 7th South Korea South Korea Korean New Year
Sun 7th Vietnam Vietnam Tet Eve
Mon 8th Various Various Carnival
Mon 8th Various Various Chinese New Year
Mon 8th Thailand Thailand Chinese New Year 
Mon 8th Canada Canada Family Day
Mon 8th Germany Germany Fasching
Mon 8th Grenada Grenada Independence Day Holiday
Mon 8th South Korea South Korea Korean New Year Holiday
Mon 8th Argentina Argentina Lunes de Carnival
Mon 8th Slovenia Slovenia Preserens day
Mon 8th Vietnam Vietnam Vietnamese New Year
Mon 8th New Zealand New Zealand Waitangi Day
Tue 9th Various Various Carnival
Tue 9th Malaysia Malaysia Chinese New Year
Tue 9th Various Various Chinese New Year Holiday
Tue 9th South Korea South Korea Korean New Year Holiday
Tue 9th India India Losar
Tue 9th Argentina Argentina Martes de Carnival
Tue 9th Qatar Qatar National Sports Day
Tue 9th United Kingdom United Kingdom Pancake Tuesday
Tue 9th India India Sonam Lhochar
Tue 9th Lebanon Lebanon St Maroun Day
Tue 9th Vietnam Vietnam Tet Holiday
Wed 10th Various Various Ash Wednesday
Wed 10th Various Various Chinese New Year Holiday
Wed 10th Malta Malta Feast of St. Pauls shipwreck
Wed 10th South Korea South Korea Korean New Year Holiday
Wed 10th Vietnam Vietnam Tet Holiday
Thu 11th Various Various Chinese New Year Holiday
Thu 11th Japan Japan National Foundation Day
Thu 11th Vietnam Vietnam Tet Holiday
Fri 12th Taiwan Taiwan Chinese New Year Holiday
Fri 12th China China Chinese New Year Holiday 
Fri 12th India India Sir Chhotu Ram Jayanti
Fri 12th Vietnam Vietnam Tet Holiday
Fri 12th Myanmar Myanmar Union Day
Fri 12th India India Vasant Panchami
Sat 13th China China Chinese New Year Holiday
Sat 13th India India Sree Panchami
Sun 14th Norway Norway Mother's Day
Sun 14th Lebanon Lebanon Rafik Hariri Memorial Day
Sun 14th Various Various St Valentines Day
Mon 15th Canada Canada Family Day
Mon 15th USA USA Presidents' Day
Mon 15th Serbia Serbia Sovereignty Day of Serbia
Tue 16th Uganda Uganda Archbishop Janani Luwum Day
Tue 16th Lithuania Lithuania Restoration of the State Day
Tue 16th Serbia Serbia Sovereignty Day of Serbia Holiday
Wed 17th Libya Libya February 17th Revolution
Thu 18th Uganda Uganda Public Holiday
Fri 19th India India Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti
Sun 21st Bangladesh Bangladesh Language Martyrs' Day
Mon 22nd Russia Russia Bridge holiday
Mon 22nd India India Guru Ravidas Birthday
Mon 22nd Saint Lucia Saint Lucia Independence Day
Mon 22nd Taiwan Taiwan Lantern Festival
Mon 22nd Thailand Thailand Makha Bucha Day
Mon 22nd Cambodia Cambodia Meak Bochea Day
Mon 22nd Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Navam Full Moon Poya
Tue 23rd Russia Russia Defence of the Fatherland
Tue 23rd Brunei Brunei National Day
Wed 24th Estonia Estonia Independence Day
Wed 24th Uganda Uganda Public Holiday
Thu 25th Philippines Philippines EDSA Revolution anniversary
Thu 25th Kuwait Kuwait National Day
Fri 26th Kuwait Kuwait Liberation Day
Sat 27th Dominican Republic Dominican Republic Independence Day
Mon 29th Spain Spain Andalucía Day
Mon 29th Taiwan Taiwan Peace Memorial Day

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February

February gets it name from the the Roman purification ritual 'Februa' held on February 15. With only 28 days, February was known in welsh as y mis bach - the little month.