World holidays today

World holidays
--- TODAY ---
9 Feb 2016

The list of public holidays observed throughout the world today, Wednesday, February 10, 2016, is brought to you by Q++ Studio, the professional source of worldwide public holidays.

Bhutan  Losar Holiday
Brazil  Ash Wednesday (until 2pm) [Morning/Ponto Facultativo]
Cape Verde  Ash Wednesday (except morning only in São Vicente) [Government]
Cayman Islands  Ash Wednesday
China  Spring Festival
East Timor  Public Sector Holiday (Ash Wednesday) [Government]
French Guiana  Ash Wednesday (Mercredi des Cendres) (jour chômé d'usage) [Other]
Guadeloupe  Ash Wednesday (jour chômé d'usage) [Other]
Hong Kong  The third day of the Lunar New Year
Jamaica  Ash Wednesday
Macau  The third day of the Lunar New Year
Malta  Feast of St. Paul's Shipwreck
Martinique  Ash Wednesday (jour chômé d'usage) [Other]
Mongolia  Lunar New Year Holiday
Nepal  Public Holiday (funeral of former PM Sushil Koirala)
Panama  Carnaval (Ash Wednesday) [Banks]
Saint Barthélemy  Ash Wednesday [Other]
Saint Martin  Ash Wednesday [Other]
South Korea  Seol-nal Holiday [Government]
Taiwan  Chinese New Year Holiday
Vietnam  Tet Holiday

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--- THIS WEEK ---
This news feed of worldwide public holidays for week 6 comes from the Q++ Worldwide Public Holidays Database, the professional source of worldwide public holidays. To see the public holidays names, place your mouse over the name of a country.


February 8

Andorra  Argentina  Aruba  Bhutan  Bolivia  Bonaire, St Eustatius and SabaBrazilBrunei  CanadaChina  Christmas Island  Curaçao  Dominica  Ecuador  French GuianaGrenadaGrenada  GuadeloupeHaitiHong Kong  Indonesia  LuxembourgMacau  Malaysia  MartiniqueMauritius  MongoliaNew Zealand  North Korea  PanamaPhilippines  Saint BarthélemySaint MartinSingapore  Slovenia  South Korea  Suriname  Taiwan  ThailandTrinidad and TobagoUruguayVenezuela  Vietnam     


February 9

Angola  Argentina  Bhutan  Bolivia  BrazilCape VerdeChina  Christmas Island  Dominica  Ecuador  French GuianaGrenadaGuadeloupeHaiti  Hong Kong  Lebanon  LiechtensteinMacau  Malaysia  MartiniqueMongolia  Nepal  Panama  PortugalQatar  Saint BarthélemySaint MartinSingapore  South Korea  Taiwan  Trinidad and TobagoUruguayVenezuela  Vietnam   


February 10

Bhutan  BrazilCape VerdeCayman Islands  China  East TimorFrench GuianaGuadeloupeHong Kong  Jamaica  Macau  Malta  MartiniqueMongolia  Nepal  PanamaSaint BarthélemySaint MartinSouth KoreaTaiwan  Vietnam   


February 11

Cameroon  China  Iran  Japan  Liberia  Mongolia  Taiwan  Vatican City  Vietnam   


February 12

China  IndiaMyanmar  Taiwan  Vietnam   


February 13

China  Taiwan  Vietnam   


February 14

Lebanon  Taiwan  Vietnam 
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--- Worldwide Public Holidays News ---
Timor Leste Public Holiday February 10
Posted on 9 Feb 2016
Sources: Komunikadu Imprensa Sekretaria Estadu Konsellu Ministru Timor-Leste (Dili) and Timor Leste bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Earlier today, the government of Timor Leste announced that it had once again decided to grant an additional day-off public sector holiday in Timor Leste ("Governu deside fó toleránsia pontu iha loron 10 fulan-fevereiru tinan 2016") for Ash Wednesday, on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, to to all employees of ministries, departments and State agencies including all State institutes and other Bodies. [full story]

Haiti 2016 Carnival Public Holidays
Posted on 8 Feb 2016
Sources: Communiqués de presse de la Présidence de la République d'Haïti (Port-au-Prince) and Haiti bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Office of Communication of the Presidency of Haiti has announced that, following deliberations by the Council of Ministers, Haiti's President had issued an Executive Order declaring the afternoon of Monday, February 8, and all day Tuesday, February 9, 2016, as non-working public holidays in Haiti to coincide with the 2016 Carnival public holidays in Haiti. [full story]

Cape Verde Public Holidays February 9-10
Posted on 7 Feb 2016
Sources: Ministro da Administração Interna (República de Cabo Verde) and Cape Verde bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Government of Cape Verde, through the Gabinete do Secretário de Estado da Administração Pública, has declared one-off non-working public holidays (tolerância de ponto) on account of the upcoming Carnival and subsequent Ash Wednesday (na quadra carnavalesca e na celebração do dia das Cinzas). [full story]

Bhutanese Public Holiday February 8
Posted on 6 Feb 2016
Sources: Royal Civil Service Commission of Bhutan (Thimphu) and Bhutanese bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Late last night, Bhutan's Prime Minister, Tshering Tobgay, announced via a news release from the Royal Office of Media, that Monday, February 8, 2016, had been declared a one-off nationwide non-working public holiday in Bhutan, to celebrate the birth, earlier that day, of a royal heir to His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Her Majesty Gyaltsuen Jetsun Pema. [full story]

Eritrean 2016 Public Holidays Released
Posted on 5 Feb 2016
Sources: Ministry of Information of the State of Eritrea (Asmara) and Eritrea bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Eritrean government has announced its list of annual official national and religious non-working public holidays in Eritrea for the calendar year 2016. [full story]

Western Australia 2018 Public Holidays Released
Posted on 4 Feb 2016
Sources: Western Australia Department of Labour Relations and Commerce (Perth) and Australian bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Government of the Australian State of Western Australia has released it annual list of the official non-working public holidays in the Australian State of Western Australia for the calendar year 2018. [full story]

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