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Public Holiday News

This page lists news items related to public holidays around the world.

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.

News Releases from officeholidays.com

Date Country/Region News Item
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.

Latest News

Date Country/Region News Item
23 Mar 2017 Plateau State, Nigeria Lalong Declares 3 Day Public Holiday To Mourn Slumped Commissioner
23 Mar 2017 Saint Kitts and Nevis NATIONAL DAY OF MOURNING AND NATIONAL HALF-HOLIDAY DECLARED IN ST. KITTS AND NEVIS ON THURSDAY MARCH 23
22 Mar 2017 Pakistan Official: Govt announces holiday on March 23
16 Mar 2017 South Korea Korea to hold presidential election on May 9
16 Mar 2017 Slovakia Government approves longer list of bank holidays
16 Mar 2017 Edo, Nigeria Edo declares public holiday for late Ogbemudia
10 Mar 2017 South Sudan South Sudan declares 10 March a public holiday
08 Mar 2017 Ekiti, Nigeria Governor Fayose Declares March 8th Public Holiday
07 Mar 2017 Liberia Liberia declares Wednesday national holiday to mark Decoration Day
07 Mar 2017 Hungary IT’S OFFICIAL: GOOD FRIDAY VOTED TO BECOME HUNGARY’S ELEVENTH PUBLIC HOLIDAY

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