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.
|29 Dec 2017||United Arab Emirates||United Arab Emirates public holidays for 2018 announced|
|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.
|18 Jan 2018||Egypt||Egypt's cabinet designates 25 January a national holiday to mark revolution anniversary, police day|
|12 Jan 2018||Nepal||Govt urged to withdraw public holiday of Jan 18|
|12 Jan 2018||Pakistan||Kashmir Solidarity Day: Government announces public holiday on February 5|
|11 Jan 2018||Tamil Nadu, India||Pongal: Jan 12 declared a holiday for schools and colleges in Tamil Nadu|
|10 Jan 2018||Libya||Amazigh towns to go on public holiday to celebrate new year|
|09 Jan 2018||Nepal||Public holiday on Paush 27th|
|31 Dec 2017||Maldives||31st December will be a bank holiday!|
|31 Dec 2017||Punjab, India||Punjab declares Vaisakhi, Maha Shivratri and Guru Teg Bahadur's martyrdom public holidays|
|30 Dec 2017||Nepal||'Tamu Lhosar' starts today|
|29 Dec 2017||Philippines||Duterte signs law declaring Dec. 8 national holiday|
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