Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Nicaraguan May Day 2014 Public Holidays Extended

Sources: Ministerio del Trabajo de Nicaragua (MITRAB) and Nicaragua bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Nicaragua's Minister of Labour, Alba Luz Torres Briones, has announced that Friday, May 2, 2014, would once again be a one-off non-working public holiday in Nicaragua as that day is sandwiched between the weekend and the annual May 1st non-working public holiday. [full story]

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Egyptian Bank Holiday April 24

Sources: The Central Bank of Egypt (Cairo) and Egyptian bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Egypt's Central Bank has announced that all Egyptian banks would be closed on Thursday, April 24, 2014, which has been declared an additional one-off bank holiday in Egypt on account of the upcoming Sinai Liberation Day public holiday being observed on Friday, April 25. [full story]

Monday, April 21, 2014

Panamanian Public Holiday July 1st

Presidencia de la República de Panamá (Panama City) and Panama public holidays (qppstudio.net). The date of the upcoming quinquennial Presidential inauguration, Tuesday, July 1st, 2014, has been declared as a one-off non-working public holiday in Panama. [full story]

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Samoan 2015-2016-2017-2018 Public Holidays Announced

Sources: Samoan Ministry Of Commerce, Industry And Labour (Matagaluega o Pisinisi, Alamanuia, Leipa) and Samoan bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Samoan Ministry of Commerce, Industry And Labour has released its quadrennial list of the official non-working public holidays in Samoa for the calendar years 2015-2016-2017-2018. [full story]

Friday, April 18, 2014

Kazakhstan Public Holidays May 1-3 and 7-10

Sources: Қазақстан Республикасының Электрондық үкіметі (Astana) and Kazakhstan bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Kazakhstan's Prime Minister, Karim Massimov, has signed another "Decree Of The Government For Favorable Conditions Of Working Population And Efficient Use Of Working Time" which declares 2 additional one-off non-working bridge public holidays in Kazakhstan, to link the upcoming annual Unity Day, Homeland Defender Day, and Victory Day, Kazakhstan public holidays with one another and the nearby weekends. [full story]

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Spain 2015 Basque Public Holidays Announced

Sources: Boletín Oficial del País Vasco (BOPV) and Spain bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The executive of Spain's autonomous region of the País Vasco has released its annual calendar of official regional public holidays (calendario laboral) for the upcoming calendar year 2015 in Spain's Basque region. [full story]

Romanian January 24 Public Holiday Approved

Sources: Mediafax (Bucureşti) and Romanian bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Romanian Government has announced that it had finally approved the long-expected new annual non-working Romanian public holiday on January 24, to commemorate the reunification of Wallachia and Moldavia. [full story]

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Rwanda Public Holiday April 18

Sources: Rwanda Bureau Of Information and Broadcasting (ORINFOR) and Rwanda bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Government of Rwanda has released a communique reminding the population of Rwanda that Friday, April 18, 2014, will be a non-working public holiday throughout Rwanda on account of the upcoming annual Rwandan public holiday to mark Good Friday. [full story]

Ghana 2014 Easter Public Holidays

Sources: Ghana News Agency (Accra) and Ghana bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Ghana's Minister of the Interior, Kwesi Ahwoi, has announced that Friday, April 18, and Monday, April 21, 2014, had been declared a statutory non-working public holidays in Ghana on account of the upcoming annual Good Friday and Easter Monday public holidays in Ghana. [full story]