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    Dec 23 | The Emperor's Birthday

    Japan: The birthday of the current Emperor of Japan is always celebrated as a national holiday. Read More

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    Dec 25 | Christmas Day

    Various: The day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus, the date which according to tradition took place on 25th December 1 BC. Read More

  • Boxing Day

    Dec 26 | Boxing Day

    Various: The second day of Christmas is known as Boxing Day or St. Stephens Day. St Stephen was the first Christian martyr.. Read More

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    Jan 1 | New Year's Day

    Various: New Years Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel. Read More

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    Jan 6 | Epiphany

    Various: A major Christian celebration. Epiphany commemorates the presentation of the infant Jesus to the wise men. Read More

         
Nov 2018

Public Holidays in December 2018

Jan 2019
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
           
1
Central African Republic Central African Republic: Republic Day
Chad Chad: Freedom and Democracy Day
India India (regional): Indigenous faith day
India India (regional): State Inauguration Day
Mexico Mexico: New president of Mexico
Portugal Portugal: Restoration of Independence
Romania Romania: National day
2
India India (regional): Asom Divas
Lao Lao: Lao National Day
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates: National Day
3
India India (regional): World Disabled Day
Israel Israel: Chanukah
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: First President's Day Holiday
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Westland Anniversary Day
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Chatham Islands Anniversary Day
Spain Spain (regional): Feast of St Francis Xavier
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates: National Day Holiday
4
Tonga Tonga: Tupou I Day
5
India India (regional): Birthday of Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah
Thailand Thailand: Father's Day
Thailand Thailand: King Bhumibol's Birthday
USA USA: National Day of Mourning
6
Belgium Belgium: Saint Nicholas
Ecuador Ecuador (regional): Foundation of Quito Day
Finland Finland: Independence day
Italy Italy (regional): Feast of St Nicholas
Spain Spain: Constitution Day
7
East Timor East Timor: Memorial Day
Ghana Ghana: Farmer's Day
India India (regional): Public Holiday
Italy Italy (regional): Feast of St Ambrose
8
Albania Albania: National Youth Day
Macedonia Macedonia: St. Clement of Ohrid
Maldives Maldives: The Day Maldives Embraced Islam
Panama Panama: Mother's Day
Uzbekistan Uzbekistan: Constitution Day
Various Various: Immaculate Conception Day
9
Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda: V.C. Bird Day
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Public Holiday
Tanzania Tanzania: Independence Day
10
Cambodia Cambodia: International Human Rights Day
Iraq Iraq: Victory Day
Macau Macau: Immaculate Conception Day Holiday
Thailand Thailand: Constitution Day
11
Burkina Faso Burkina Faso: Proclamation of the Republic
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Birthday of The Sultan of Selangor
12
India India (regional): Pa Togan Nengminja Sangma
India India (regional): Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji
Kenya Kenya: Jamhuri Day
Mexico Mexico: The Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe
Turkmenistan Turkmenistan: Neutrality Day
13
Malta Malta: Republic day
Saint Lucia Saint Lucia: National Day
14
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16
Bahrain Bahrain: National Day
Bangladesh Bangladesh: Victory Day
South Africa South Africa: Day of Reconciliation
17
Bahrain Bahrain: National Day Holiday
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Independence Day Holiday
South Africa South Africa: Public Holiday
18
India India (regional): Death Anniversary of U SoSo Tham
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Independence Day Holiday
Niger Niger: Republic Day
Qatar Qatar: National Day
19
Anguilla Anguilla: National Heroes and Heroines Day
India India (regional): Goa Liberation Day
20
Macau Macau: Macao SARE Day
21
Macau Macau: Dongzhi Holiday
22
Macau Macau: Dongzhi
Nigeria Nigeria (regional): Sambisa Memorial Day
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: Unduvap Full Moon Poya
Zimbabwe Zimbabwe: Unity Day
23
Japan Japan: The Emperor's Birthday
24
Indonesia Indonesia: Cuti Bersama
Japan Japan: The Emperors Birthday (observed)
Libya Libya: Independence Day
Various Various: Christmas Eve
25
Pakistan Pakistan: Birthday of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Various Various: Christmas Day
26
Australia Australia (regional): Proclamation Day
Slovenia Slovenia: Independence and Unity Day
Swaziland Swaziland: Incwala Day
Various Various (regional): Boxing Day
Various Various: St. Stephen's Day
Various Various: Second Day of Christmas
27
India India (regional): Christmas Festival
Ireland Ireland: Bank Holiday
North Korea North Korea: Constitution Day
Pakistan Pakistan (regional): Anniversary of Benazir Bhuttu's Death
28
29
Mongolia Mongolia: Independence Day
30
India India (regional): U Kiang Nangbah
Philippines Philippines: Rizal Day
31
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day
Denmark Denmark: Bank Holiday
East Timor East Timor: National Heroes Day
Switzerland Switzerland (regional): Restoration Day
Taiwan Taiwan: Republic Day Holiday
Various Various: New Year's Eve

Public Holidays in December 2018

Day Date Country Holiday
Sat 1st Central African Republic Central African Republic Republic Day
Sat 1st Chad Chad Freedom and Democracy Day
Sat 1st India India Indigenous faith day
Sat 1st India India State Inauguration Day
Sat 1st Mexico Mexico New president of Mexico
Sat 1st Portugal Portugal Restoration of Independence
Sat 1st Romania Romania National day
Sun 2nd India India Asom Divas
Sun 2nd Lao Lao Lao National Day
Sun 2nd United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates National Day
Mon 3rd India India World Disabled Day
Mon 3rd Israel Israel Chanukah
Mon 3rd Kazakhstan Kazakhstan First President's Day Holiday
Mon 3rd New Zealand New Zealand Westland Anniversary Day
Mon 3rd New Zealand New Zealand Chatham Islands Anniversary Day
Mon 3rd Spain Spain Feast of St Francis Xavier
Mon 3rd United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates National Day Holiday
Tue 4th Tonga Tonga Tupou I Day
Wed 5th India India Birthday of Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah
Wed 5th Thailand Thailand Father's Day
Wed 5th Thailand Thailand King Bhumibol's Birthday
Wed 5th USA USA National Day of Mourning
Thu 6th Belgium Belgium Saint Nicholas
Thu 6th Ecuador Ecuador Foundation of Quito Day
Thu 6th Finland Finland Independence day
Thu 6th Italy Italy Feast of St Nicholas
Thu 6th Spain Spain Constitution Day
Fri 7th East Timor East Timor Memorial Day
Fri 7th Ghana Ghana Farmer's Day
Fri 7th India India Public Holiday
Fri 7th Italy Italy Feast of St Ambrose
Sat 8th Albania Albania National Youth Day
Sat 8th Macedonia Macedonia St. Clement of Ohrid
Sat 8th Maldives Maldives The Day Maldives Embraced Islam
Sat 8th Panama Panama Mother's Day
Sat 8th Uzbekistan Uzbekistan Constitution Day
Sat 8th Various Various Immaculate Conception Day
Sun 9th Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda V.C. Bird Day
Sun 9th Malaysia Malaysia Public Holiday
Sun 9th Tanzania Tanzania Independence Day
Mon 10th Cambodia Cambodia International Human Rights Day
Mon 10th Iraq Iraq Victory Day
Mon 10th Macau Macau Immaculate Conception Day Holiday
Mon 10th Thailand Thailand Constitution Day
Tue 11th Burkina Faso Burkina Faso Proclamation of the Republic
Tue 11th Malaysia Malaysia Birthday of The Sultan of Selangor
Wed 12th India India Pa Togan Nengminja Sangma
Wed 12th India India Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji
Wed 12th Kenya Kenya Jamhuri Day
Wed 12th Mexico Mexico The Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe
Wed 12th Turkmenistan Turkmenistan Neutrality Day
Thu 13th Malta Malta Republic day
Thu 13th Saint Lucia Saint Lucia National Day
Sun 16th Bahrain Bahrain National Day
Sun 16th Bangladesh Bangladesh Victory Day
Sun 16th South Africa South Africa Day of Reconciliation
Mon 17th Bahrain Bahrain National Day Holiday
Mon 17th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Independence Day Holiday
Mon 17th South Africa South Africa Public Holiday
Tue 18th India India Death Anniversary of U SoSo Tham
Tue 18th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Independence Day Holiday
Tue 18th Niger Niger Republic Day
Tue 18th Qatar Qatar National Day
Wed 19th Anguilla Anguilla National Heroes and Heroines Day
Wed 19th India India Goa Liberation Day
Thu 20th Macau Macau Macao SARE Day
Fri 21st Macau Macau Dongzhi Holiday
Sat 22nd Macau Macau Dongzhi
Sat 22nd Nigeria Nigeria Sambisa Memorial Day
Sat 22nd Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Unduvap Full Moon Poya
Sat 22nd Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Unity Day
Sun 23rd Japan Japan The Emperor's Birthday
Mon 24th Indonesia Indonesia Cuti Bersama
Mon 24th Japan Japan The Emperors Birthday (observed)
Mon 24th Libya Libya Independence Day
Mon 24th Various Various Christmas Eve
Tue 25th Pakistan Pakistan Birthday of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Tue 25th Various Various Christmas Day
Wed 26th Australia Australia Proclamation Day
Wed 26th Slovenia Slovenia Independence and Unity Day
Wed 26th Swaziland Swaziland Incwala Day
Wed 26th Various Various Boxing Day
Wed 26th Various Various St. Stephen's Day
Wed 26th Various Various Second Day of Christmas
Thu 27th India India Christmas Festival
Thu 27th Ireland Ireland Bank Holiday
Thu 27th North Korea North Korea Constitution Day
Thu 27th Pakistan Pakistan Anniversary of Benazir Bhuttu's Death
Sat 29th Mongolia Mongolia Independence Day
Sun 30th India India U Kiang Nangbah
Sun 30th Philippines Philippines Rizal Day
Mon 31st Azerbaijan Azerbaijan World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day
Mon 31st Denmark Denmark Bank Holiday
Mon 31st East Timor East Timor National Heroes Day
Mon 31st Switzerland Switzerland Restoration Day
Mon 31st Taiwan Taiwan Republic Day Holiday
Mon 31st Various Various New Year's Eve