Friday, August 1, 2014

Spain 2015 La Rioja Public Holidays Announced

Sources: Boletin Oficial De La Rioja (La Rioja) and Spain bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Consejería de Industria, Innovación y Empleo of Spain's Autonomous Region of La Rioja has published its annual list of regional public holidays (calendario laboral) for the upcoming calendar year 2015 in La Rioja. [full story]

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Nicaraguan August 2014 Public Holidays

Sources: Ministerio del Trabajo de Nicaragua (MITRAB) and Nicaragua bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Nicaragua's Minister of Labour, Alba Luz Torres, has issued a communique announcing that Friday, August 1, and Sunday, August 10, 2014, would be fully-paid public holidays in Managua, the capital city of Nicaragua (asueto remunerado para todos los trabajadores que laboren exclusivamente en el municipio de Managua) for the upcoming annual Santo Domingo de Guzmán festivities. [full story]

Canada Mulls August Public Holiday Name Change

Sources: Office of the Premier of the Province of Manitoba (Winipeg) and Canada bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Premier of Canada's Province of Manitoba, Greg Selinger, has announced plans to rename the annual August non-working public holiday, commonly called Civic Holiday, into an annual non-working public holiday in Canada's Province of Manitoba named after Terry Fox. [full story]

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Liberian Ebola Public Holiday August 1st

Sources: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Monrovia) and Liberian bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The President of Liberia, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, has issued a proclamation from the Executive Mansion declaring Friday, August 1st, 2014, as another one-off non-working public holiday in order to sanitize all public areas in the context of the current Ebola outbreak. [full story]

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Puerto Rico Public Holidays Reduction Becomes Law

Sources: Oficina de Recursos Humanos del Estado Libre Asociado (ORHELO) and Puerto Rico bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Governor of Puerto Rico, Alejandro García Padilla, has finally signed into law the "Proyecto del Senado 1113", which immediately reduces the number of annual non-working public sector holidays in Puerto Rico, by lumping 4 of the current annual non-working public sector holidays of Puerto Rico into one, the "Día de los Próceres Puertorriqueños". [full story]

Monday, July 28, 2014

Mauritania Extends 2014 Aid El Fitr Public Holidays

Sources: الوكالة الموريتانية للأنباء (Nouakchott) and Mauritanian bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Late last night, the President of Maurtitania, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, has issued a communique extending the previously-announced date of Monday, July 28, 2014, by one day for the upcoming Aid El Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday in Mauritania ("La journée du mardi 29 juillet suivant celle du Aid El Fitr est déclarée journée fériée, chômée et payée."). [full story]

Zimbabwe 2015 Public Holidays Gazetted

Sources: Government of Zimbabwe (Harare) and Zimbabwe bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Zimbabwe's Home Affairs Ministers, Kembo Mohadi, has gazetted the annual announcement of the dates for the 2015 non-working public holidays in Zimbabwe in terms of the Zimbabwe Public Holidays and Prohibition of Business Act (Chapter 10:21). [full story]

Lebanon Extends 2014 Fitr Bank Holidays

Sources: جمعيّة مصارف لبنان (Beirut) and Lebanon bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Association of Banks in Lebanon has announced that the upcoming Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) bank holidays for all banks and financial institutions of Lebanon, including the Beirut Stock Exchange and the Central Bank of Lebanon, would once again be extended by one day to run from Monday to Wednesday, July 28-30, 2014, inclusively. [full story]

Nepalese 2014 Eid-ul-Fitr Public Holiday

Sources: नेपाली गृह मंत्रालय के मंत्रालय (Kathmandu) and Nepalese bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Earlier today, the government of Nepal announced in a notice published in the Nepal gazette, that tomorrow, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, had been declared as a non-working public holiday on account of the upcoming annual Eid-ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) non-working public holiday in Nepal. [full story]

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Mauritania 2014 Aid El Fitr Public Holidays

Sources: الوكالة الموريتانية للأنباء (Nouakchott) and Mauritanian bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Mauritania's Commission centrale d'observation du croissant lunaire has announced that the upcoming Aid El Fitr (End of Ramadan), and first day of the corresponding annual non-working public holiday in Mauritania, would be observed on Monday, July 28, 2014, in Mauritania. [full story]

Rwanda Eid Al-Fitr 2014 Public Holidays

Sources: Rwanda Bureau Of Information and Broadcasting (ORINFOR) and Rwanda bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Earlier tonight, the Government of Rwanda, through its Ministry of Public Service and Labour, issued a communique announcing to the population of Rwanda that Monday, July 28, 2014, would be a non-working public holiday throughout Rwanda on account of the upcoming annual Rwandan public holiday to mark Eid Al-Fitr. [full story]

Algerian 2014 Aïd el Fitr Public Holidays

Sources: الموقع الرسمي للمديرية العامة للوظيفة العمومية (Alger) and Algeria banks holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Algerian public sector ministry (Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique) has announced that Monday, July 28, 2014, had been declared as the first day of the upcoming Aïd el Fitr (end of Ramadan) non-working public holidays in Algeria. [full story]

Gabonese 2014 End of Ramadan Public Holiday

Sources: Gouvernement de la République Gabonaise (Libreville) and Gabonese bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Gabon's Ministre du Travail, de l’Emploi et de la Prévoyance Sociale has announced that the date of the upcoming Aïd El Fitr (End of Ramadan) annual non-working public holiday in Gabon, would be Tuesday, July 29, 2014. [full story]

Bahrain 2014 Eid Al Fitr Bank Holidays

Sources: مصرف البحرين المركزى (Manama) Bahrain bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Central Bank of Bahrain has in turn announced the dates of the bank holidays for the upcoming 2014 Eid Al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) in Bahrain. [full story]

Libyan 2014 Eid Public Holidays

Sources: المجلس الوطنى الإنتقالى (Tripoli) and Libyan bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Libya's ruling National Transitional Council has announced that the period of annual non-working public holidays in Libya, on account of the upcoming Eid (End of Ramadan) would be from Monday to Thursday, July 28-31, 2014. [full story]

Ivory Coast 2014 Aïd el Fitr Public Holiday

Sources: Gouvernement de Côte d'Ivoire (Abijan) and Ivory Coast bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The government of the Ivory Coast, through its Ministère de l’Emploi, des Affaires Sociales et de la Solidarité Nationale, has announced that it had declared Monday, July 28, 2014, as the date of the annual national non-working public holiday (jour férié et chômé sur toute l'étendue du territoire national) on account of the upcoming Aïd el Fitr (End of Ramadan). [full story]

Saturday, July 26, 2014

South Sudan 2014 Ed-Ul-Fitr Public Holidays

Sources: Government of South Sudan Ministry of Labour, Public Service and Human Resource Development (Juba) and South Sudan bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Government of South Sudan, through its Ministry of Labor, Public Service, and Human Resource Development, has announced the dates of the upcoming non-working public holidays for the 2014 annual Ed-Ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) in South Sudan. [full story]

Togolese Aïd al-Fitr 2014 Public Holiday

Sources: Primature du Togo (Lome) and Togo bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Minister of Labour of the government of Togo has announced that Monday, July 28, 2014, had been declared as the date of the annual non-working public holiday throughout Togo for the upcoming Aïd al-Fitr (End of Ramadan). [full story]

Mauritius 2015 Public Holidays Announced

Sources: Government of Mauritius (Port-Louis) and Mauritius bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Cabinet of the Government of Mauritius has released its approved its annual list of the official non-working public holidays in Mauritius for the upcoming calendar year 2015. [full story]

Kyrgyzstan Extends 2014 Orozo Ait Public Holidays

Sources: Кабар - Кыргыз Улуттук Маалымат Агенттиги (Bishkek) and Kyrgyzstan bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Kyrgyzstan's Prime Minister, Dzhoomart Otorbayev, has announced that Monday, July 28, 2014, would also be a non-working public holiday in Kyrgyzstan on account of upcoming annual non-working public holidays in Kyrgyzstan for the Orozo Ait (End of Ramadan). [full story]