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  • The Emperor's Birthday

    Dec 23 | The Emperor's Birthday

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

  • Christmas Day

    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

  • St. Stephen's Day

    Dec 26 | St. Stephen's 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

  • New Year's Day

    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

           
Nov 2017

Public Holidays in December 2017

Jan 2018
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
         
1
Ghana Ghana: Farmer's Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: First President Day
Portugal Portugal: Restoration of Independence
Romania Romania: National day
Various Various: Maulud Nabi
2
Brunei Brunei: Birthday of Prophet Muhammad (observed)
India India (regional): Maulud Nabi
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates: UAE National Day
3
India India (regional): Feast of St. Francis Xavier 
Oman Oman: National Day Holiday
Spain Spain (regional): Feast of St. Francis Xavier
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: Unduvap Full Moon Poya
United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates: UAE National Day Holiday
4
Fiji Fiji: Prophet Mohammed's Birthday
Lao Lao: Lao National Day Holiday
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Westland Anniversary Day
Oman Oman: National Day Holiday
Tonga Tonga: Tupou I Day
5
India India (regional): Birthday of Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah
Oman Oman: Maulud Nabi
Thailand Thailand: Father's Day
Thailand Thailand: King Bhumibol's Birthday
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
Italy Italy (regional): Feast of St Ambrose
8
Albania Albania: National Youth Day
Macedonia Macedonia: St. Clement of Ohrid
Panama Panama: Mother's Day
Various Various: Immaculate Conception Day
9
Tanzania Tanzania: Independence Day
10
Cambodia Cambodia: International Human Rights Day
Iraq Iraq: Victory Day
11
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Birthday of The Sultan of Selangor
Thailand Thailand: Constitution Day Holiday
Venezuela Venezuela: Immaculate Conception Holiday
12
Kenya Kenya: Jamhuri Day
Mexico Mexico: The Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe
13
Israel Israel: Chanukah
Malta Malta: Republic day
Saint Lucia Saint Lucia: National Day
14
15
16
Bahrain Bahrain: National Day
Bangladesh Bangladesh: Victory Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Independence Day
South Africa South Africa: Day of Reconciliation
17
Bahrain Bahrain: National Day Holiday
Chile Chile: Presidential Elections
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Independence Day Holiday
18
Bahrain Bahrain: National Day Holiday
India India (regional): Guru Ghasidas Jayanti
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Independence Day Holiday
Myanmar Myanmar: Kayin New Year Day
Qatar Qatar: National Day
19
India India (regional): Goa Liberation Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Independence Day Holiday
20
Macau Macau: Macao SARE Day
Maldives Maldives: The Day Maldives Embraced Islam
South Korea South Korea: Presidential Election Day
21
22
Macau Macau: Dongzhi
Nigeria Nigeria (regional): Sambisa Memorial Day
Zimbabwe Zimbabwe: Unity Day
23
Japan Japan: The Emperor's Birthday
24
Libya Libya: Independence Day
Various Various: Christmas Eve
25
India India (regional): Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti
Pakistan Pakistan: Birthday of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Various Various: Christmas Day
26
Australia Australia (regional): Proclamation Day
Greece Greece: Synaxis of the Mother of God
India India (regional): Shaheed Udham Singh's Birthday
Indonesia Indonesia: Cuti Bersama
Macau Macau: Christmas Eve Holiday
Philippines Philippines: Christmas Holiday
Slovenia Slovenia: Independence and Unity Day
Various Various (regional): Boxing Day 
Various Various: Boxing Day
Various Various: St. Stephen's Day
Various Various: Second day of Christmas
27
Ireland Ireland: Bank Holiday
Malawi Malawi: Public Holiday
Various Various: Christmas Holiday
28
Malawi Malawi: Public Holiday
29
Malawi Malawi: Public Holiday
30
Myanmar Myanmar: New Year Holidays
Philippines Philippines: Rizal Day
31
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day
Denmark Denmark: Bank Holiday
Switzerland Switzerland (regional): Restoration Day
Various Various: New Year's Eve

Public Holidays in December 2017

Day Date Country Holiday
Fri 1st Ghana Ghana Farmer's Day
Fri 1st Kazakhstan Kazakhstan First President Day
Fri 1st Portugal Portugal Restoration of Independence
Fri 1st Romania Romania National day
Fri 1st Various Various Maulud Nabi
Sat 2nd Brunei Brunei Birthday of Prophet Muhammad (observed)
Sat 2nd India India Maulud Nabi
Sat 2nd United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates UAE National Day
Sun 3rd India India Feast of St. Francis Xavier 
Sun 3rd Oman Oman National Day Holiday
Sun 3rd Spain Spain Feast of St. Francis Xavier
Sun 3rd Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Unduvap Full Moon Poya
Sun 3rd United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates UAE National Day Holiday
Mon 4th Fiji Fiji Prophet Mohammed's Birthday
Mon 4th Lao Lao Lao National Day Holiday
Mon 4th New Zealand New Zealand Westland Anniversary Day
Mon 4th Oman Oman National Day Holiday
Mon 4th Tonga Tonga Tupou I Day
Tue 5th India India Birthday of Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah
Tue 5th Oman Oman Maulud Nabi
Tue 5th Thailand Thailand Father's Day
Tue 5th Thailand Thailand King Bhumibol's Birthday
Wed 6th Belgium Belgium Saint Nicholas
Wed 6th Ecuador Ecuador Foundation of Quito Day
Wed 6th Finland Finland Independence day
Wed 6th Italy Italy Feast of St Nicholas
Wed 6th Spain Spain Constitution Day
Thu 7th Italy Italy Feast of St Ambrose
Fri 8th Albania Albania National Youth Day
Fri 8th Macedonia Macedonia St. Clement of Ohrid
Fri 8th Panama Panama Mother's Day
Fri 8th Various Various Immaculate Conception Day
Sat 9th Tanzania Tanzania Independence Day
Sun 10th Cambodia Cambodia International Human Rights Day
Sun 10th Iraq Iraq Victory Day
Mon 11th Malaysia Malaysia Birthday of The Sultan of Selangor
Mon 11th Thailand Thailand Constitution Day Holiday
Mon 11th Venezuela Venezuela Immaculate Conception Holiday
Tue 12th Kenya Kenya Jamhuri Day
Tue 12th Mexico Mexico The Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe
Wed 13th Israel Israel Chanukah
Wed 13th Malta Malta Republic day
Wed 13th Saint Lucia Saint Lucia National Day
Sat 16th Bahrain Bahrain National Day
Sat 16th Bangladesh Bangladesh Victory Day
Sat 16th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Independence Day
Sat 16th South Africa South Africa Day of Reconciliation
Sun 17th Bahrain Bahrain National Day Holiday
Sun 17th Chile Chile Presidential Elections
Sun 17th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Independence Day Holiday
Mon 18th Bahrain Bahrain National Day Holiday
Mon 18th India India Guru Ghasidas Jayanti
Mon 18th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Independence Day Holiday
Mon 18th Myanmar Myanmar Kayin New Year Day
Mon 18th Qatar Qatar National Day
Tue 19th India India Goa Liberation Day
Tue 19th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Independence Day Holiday
Wed 20th Macau Macau Macao SARE Day
Wed 20th Maldives Maldives The Day Maldives Embraced Islam
Wed 20th South Korea South Korea Presidential Election Day
Fri 22nd Macau Macau Dongzhi
Fri 22nd Nigeria Nigeria Sambisa Memorial Day
Fri 22nd Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Unity Day
Sat 23rd Japan Japan The Emperor's Birthday
Sun 24th Libya Libya Independence Day
Sun 24th Various Various Christmas Eve
Mon 25th India India Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti
Mon 25th Pakistan Pakistan Birthday of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Mon 25th Various Various Christmas Day
Tue 26th Australia Australia Proclamation Day
Tue 26th Greece Greece Synaxis of the Mother of God
Tue 26th India India Shaheed Udham Singh's Birthday
Tue 26th Indonesia Indonesia Cuti Bersama
Tue 26th Macau Macau Christmas Eve Holiday
Tue 26th Philippines Philippines Christmas Holiday
Tue 26th Slovenia Slovenia Independence and Unity Day
Tue 26th Various Various Boxing Day 
Tue 26th Various Various Boxing Day
Tue 26th Various Various St. Stephen's Day
Tue 26th Various Various Second day of Christmas
Wed 27th Ireland Ireland Bank Holiday
Wed 27th Malawi Malawi Public Holiday
Wed 27th Various Various Christmas Holiday
Thu 28th Malawi Malawi Public Holiday
Fri 29th Malawi Malawi Public Holiday
Sat 30th Myanmar Myanmar New Year Holidays
Sat 30th Philippines Philippines Rizal Day
Sun 31st Azerbaijan Azerbaijan World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day
Sun 31st Denmark Denmark Bank Holiday
Sun 31st Switzerland Switzerland Restoration Day
Sun 31st Various Various New Year's Eve