Saturday, August 1, 2015

El Salvador Clarifies August 2015 Public Holidays

Sources: Asamblea Legislativa de la República de El Salvador (San Salvador) and El Salvador bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Ministry of Labour and Social security of the Government of El Salvador has clarified the scope and dates of the upcoming August 2015 non-working public holiday in El Salvador on account of the annual "Celebración del Divino Salvador del Mundo" nationwide non-working public holiday of El Salvador, and of the municipal "Fiestas Patronales". [full story]

Friday, July 31, 2015

Nicaraguan August 2015 Public Holidays

Sources: Ministerio del Trabajo de Nicaragua (MITRAB) and Nicaragua bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Nicaragua's Ministry of Labour (MITRAB) has issued a communiqué announcing Saturday, August 1, and Monday, August 10, 2015, as the dates of the upcoming annual fully-paid non-working public holidays in Managua, the capital city of Nicaragua ( los días 1 y 10 de agosto del año en curso serán dados de asueto para los trabajadores de la ciudad de Managua) for the upcoming annual Santo Domingo de Guzmán festivities. [full story]

DR Congo Public Holiday August 1

Sources: Présidence de la République Démocratique du Congo (Kinshasa) and DR Congo bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The "Vice-Premier Ministre en Charge de l’Emploi, Travail et Prévoyance Sociale" of the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Willy Makiashi, has announced that Saturday, August 1st, 2015, would be non-working public holiday in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on account of the annual "Fête des Parents" annual non-working public holiday in the DRC. [full story]

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Turks and Caicos Public Holiday August 3

Sources: The TCI Journal (Grand Turk) and Turks and Caicos bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Governor of the Turks and Caicos Islands has announced the dates of the public and private sector non-working public holidays throughout the Turks and Caicos Islands, to coincide with the upcoming Emancipation Day celebrations in the Turks and Caicos Islands. [full story]

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Niue Public Holiday October 13

Sources: Niue Government (Alofi) and Niue bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Government of Niue has declared another one-off non-working public holiday in Niue, on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, on account of the Niuean WWI Centenary Memorial Celebration Day. [full story]

Indian Puducherry Public Holiday July 30

Sources: Government of Puducherry (Saram) and Indian bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Government of India's state of Puducherry has, in turn, declared Thursday, July 30, 2015, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's State of Puducherry "in view of the cremation of former president A P J Abdul Kalam at Rameswaram". [full story]

Iraqi Public Holidays July 30 to August 2

Sources: الوكالة الوطنية العراقية للأنباء - نينا (Baghdad) and Iraqi bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Iraqi Government, via its Council of Ministers, has declared another period of non-working public holidays in Iraq, from Thursday, July 30, until Sunday, August 2, 2015, due to current and forecasted high temperatures. [full story]

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Indian Tamil Nadu Public Holiday July 30

Sources: Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) and Indian bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has declared Thursday, July 30, 2015, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's State of Tamil Nadu "as a mark of respect" for the recently passed-away former President of India, APJ Abdul Kalam. [full story]

Monday, July 27, 2015

Indonesian Public Holiday December 9

Sources: Situs Resmi Kementerian Koordinator Bidang Kesejahteraan Rakyat (ANTARA) and Indonesian bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Government of Indonesia's Home Affairs Minister, Tjahjo Kumolo, announced that, Wednesday, December 9, 2015, the date of the upcoming simultaneous regional head elections, had once again been declared as a one-off non-working public holiday in Indonesia "to enable people employed outside their regions to cast their votes". [full story]

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Spain 2016 Galicia Public Holidays Gazetted

Sources: Diario Oficial de Galicia (Santiago de Compostela) and Spain bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The government of Spain's Autonomous Region of Galicia (Consejo de la Xunta de Galicia) has officially gazetted its full story annual official list of regional public holidays (calendario laboral) in Galicia for the upcoming calendar year 2016. [full story]