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.
|19 Oct 2017||Kenya||Matiangi: October 26 is public holiday to allow voting fresh presidential election|
|11 Oct 2017||Panama||World Cup 2018: Panama declares public holiday after qualifying|
|01 Oct 2017||Egypt||Egypt public sector workers to take Thursday off to celebrate 6 October|
|29 Sep 2017||Sindh, Pakistan||Sindh govt declares Sept 30, Oct 01 as public holidays|
|29 Sep 2017||Pakistan||Ashura's holidays announced|
|27 Sep 2017||Nigeria||Independence: Fed Govt declares October 2 holiday|
|22 Sep 2017||Jigawa, Nigeria||Islamic New Year: Sokoto, Jigawa declare today public holiday|
|22 Sep 2017||Bangladesh||Holy Ashura on Oct 1|
|21 Sep 2017||Trinidad and Tobago||Divali holiday announced|
|21 Sep 2017||Sokoto, Nigeria||Islmaic New Year: Sokoto declares Friday public holiday|
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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