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.
|20 Aug 2017||Punjab, India||'Saragarhi Diwas' State Holiday Formally Announced|
|20 Aug 2017||Kogi, Nigeria||Buhari: Kogi declares public holiday|
|18 Aug 2017||Taraba, Nigeria||Suntai's funeral: Taraba declares Friday Public holiday|
|18 Aug 2017||Osun, Nigeria||Osun Declares Monday Public Holiday for Isese Festival|
|18 Aug 2017||Zimbabwe||21 February declared a public holiday starting next year|
|16 Aug 2017||Saudi Arabia||Saudi ministry says Eid Al Adha holiday to begin next week|
|15 Aug 2017||Turkey||Turkey agrees extra holidays to boost tourism|
|11 Aug 2017||Iraq||Iraq announces mandatory official holiday due to heat wave|
|03 Aug 2017||Kenya||Only August 8 gazetted as holiday, says Matiangi|
|03 Aug 2017||Jamaica||Independence Day to be Observed on Monday August 7|
Please note: These news items mostly link to external sites. Office Holidays cannot be responsible for the continued existance of the links or the content contained on the external sites.
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