|Monday||Dec 12||Kenya||Jamhuri Day: Marks the date of Kenya's establishment as a republic on 12 December, 1964|
|Tuesday||Dec 13||Saint Lucia||National Day: Saint Lucia is the Patron Saint of Saint Lucia|
|Friday||Dec 16||Bahrain||National Day: Accession Day for the late Amir Sh. Isa Bin Salman Al Khalifa|
|Friday||Dec 16||Kazakhstan||Independence Day: Declared sovereign republic within the USSR in 1990|
|Saturday||Dec 17||Bhutan||National Day: Ugyen Wangchuck elected hereditary king in 1907|
|Sunday||Dec 18||Niger||Republic Day: Autonomous state within the French Community from 1958|
|Sunday||Dec 18||Qatar||Qatar National Day: The assumption of power of Sheikh Jassem bin Mohamed al-Thani in 1878|
|Tuesday||Dec 20||Macau||Macau Special Administrative Region Establishment Day: Transfer of sovereignty to the PRC in 1999|
|Sunday||Jan 01||Cuba||Liberation Day: Marks the 1959 Revolution led by Fidel Castro|
|Sunday||Jan 01||Haiti||Independence Day: Marks independence from France in 1804|
|Sunday||Jan 01||Sudan||Independence Day: Independence from Egypt and Britain in 1956|
|Sunday||Jan 08||Northern Mariana Islands||Commonwealth Day: The constitutional government takes office 1978|
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