Belarus, 26 November 2015
The Council of Ministers of Belarus has approved the timetable for the transfer of working days in 2016. The timetable was issued as decision No. 976 by the Counil of Ministers on 23 November 2015.
To create a four day break for Orthodox Christmas, Friday, 8 January will be a holiday with Saturday 16 January becoming a working day to compensate.
As Women's Day falls on Tuesday 8 March, Monday 7 March will become a public holiday and will be compensated by Saturday 6 March becoming a working day.
This transfer of working days is in accordance with the public holiday law in Belarus..
Upcoming public holidays in Belarus
|07 November 2015||October Revolution Day|
|25 December 2015||Christmas Day (Catholic)|
|01 January 2016||New Years Day|
|07 January 2016||Orthodox Christmas Day|
|08 January 2016||Orthodox Christmas Holiday|
|07 March 2016||Women's Day Holiday|
|08 March 2016||Women's Day|
|15 March 2016||Constitution Day|
|27 March 2016||Easter Day (Catholic)|
|01 May 2016||Orthodox Easter Day|