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.
|31 Dec 2017||Maldives||31st December will be a bank holiday!|
|16 Dec 2017||Vietnam||Tet holiday begins on February 14: PM|
|16 Dec 2017||Qatar||Sunday (December 17) declared as national holiday ahead of Qatar National Day|
|15 Dec 2017||Jammu and Kashmir, India||2018 State calendar out; no holiday on Maharaja’s birth anniversary|
|14 Dec 2017||United Arab Emirates||UAE announces private sector New Year holiday|
|14 Dec 2017||Philippines||Palace: Gov't work suspended on December 26, January 2|
|12 Dec 2017||United Arab Emirates||New Year holiday for UAE public sector announced|
|10 Dec 2017||Bahrain||HRH Premier issues National Day holiday circular|
|09 Dec 2017||Iraq||Iraq declares final victory over Islamic State|
|07 Dec 2017||Tamil Nadu, India||Public holiday in poll-bound RK Nagar on 21 Dec|
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