Keeping up to date with changes to holidays can be more difficult than you might think with events that essentially happen each year. To help keep everyone updated on public holidays news, we issue news releases in English that are not covered by other news agencies.
|02 Aug 2016||La Rioja, Spain||La Rioja public holidays for 2017 approved|
|09 Jun 2016||Russia||Russia announces proposals for public holidays for 2017|
|22 May 2016||Mauritius||Mauritius announces public holidays for 2017|
|13 May 2016||Indonesia||Indonesia announces public holidays for 2017|
|26 Nov 2015||Belarus||Belarus announces public holidays for 2016|
|12 Nov 2015||Dominican republic||Dominican Republic announces public holidays for 2016|
|31 Oct 2015||Argentina||Argentina will have 17 public holidays and 9 long weekends in 2016|
|13 May 2015||China||China announces 3 September as a public holiday for Victory Day|
|14 Feb 2015||Singapore||Thaipusam as public holiday|
We also monitor news agencies and government websites to track changes and news affecting any public holidays around the world. Below we list the latest news items from these sources.
|13 Jan 2017||Tamil Nadu, India||Tamil Nadu govt declares Jan 17 as public holiday for MGR's birth centenary|
|12 Jan 2017||Nepal||Govt to review existing public holidays|
|12 Jan 2017||Sarawak, Malaysia||Sarawak declares seven days of mourning|
|09 Jan 2017||Bosnia and Herzegovina||Bosnian Serbs to hold divisive 'national holiday'|
|09 Jan 2017||Niger, Nigeria||Niger Govt declares 3-days mourning, public holiday to honour ex-Governor|
|05 Jan 2017||Delhi, India||Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti declared a holiday in Delhi|
|04 Jan 2017||United Arab Emirates||UAE announces list of holidays for this year|
|01 Jan 2017||Seychelles||New Year Message of President Danny Faure 1 January 2017|
|01 Jan 2017||Seychelles||In New Year message, Seychelles' president drops controversial June holiday, adds Easter Monday|
|31 Dec 2016||Cameroon||President Paul Biya declares January 2 2017 a Public Holiday|
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