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.
|21 Feb 2017||Kuwait||Saturday Feb 25th and Sunday Feb 26th public holiday – Work will resume on Monday Feb 27|
|16 Feb 2017||West Bengal, India||Buddha Purnima holiday in Bengal|
|15 Feb 2017||Kelantan, Malaysia||K'tan declares Feb 19 public holiday to boost turnout at Act 355 rally|
|12 Feb 2017||Malaysia||Date of Islamic new year changed to Sept 22 this year|
|10 Feb 2017||Maharashtra, India||Pune election day declared as public holiday|
|10 Feb 2017||Liberia||Liberian leader proclaims Armed Forces Day a national holiday|
|08 Feb 2017||Punjab, India||Punjab State government declares holiday in five districts|
|07 Feb 2017||Thailand||DEC. 5 TO REMAIN FATHER’S DAY AND NATIONAL HOLIDAY|
|05 Feb 2017||Afghanistan||Government Declares Sunday A Public Holiday|
|01 Feb 2017||Pakistan||Kashmir Day: Public holiday announced on February 5|
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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