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World holidays
--- TODAY ---
31 Aug 2015

The list of public holidays observed throughout the world today, Monday, August 31, 2015, is brought to you by Q++ Studio, the professional source of worldwide public holidays.


England  Summer Bank Holiday
Gibraltar  Summer Bank Holiday
Guernsey and Alderney  Summer Bank Holiday (except Alderney)
Isle of Man  Summer Bank Holiday
Jersey  Summer Holiday
Kazakhstan  Constitution Day Holiday
Kyrgyzstan  Independence Day of the Kyrgyz Republic
Malaysia  National Day (Hari Kebangsaan)
Moldova  National Language Day (Limba Noastra)
Northern Ireland  Summer Bank Holiday
Philippines  National Heroes' Day (Araw ng mga Bayani)
Saint Helena  August Bank Holiday (except Tristan da Cunha)
Scotland  Summer Bank Holiday (banks only) [Banks]
Swaziland  Umhlanga / Reed Dance Public Holiday
Trinidad and Tobago  Independence Day
United Kingdom  Summer Bank Holiday (except Scotland)
United Kingdom  Summer Bank Holiday (Scotland) (banks only) [Regional/Banks]
Uzbekistan  Public Holiday (compensated Sat.Aug.29)
Wales  Summer Bank Holiday

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--- THIS WEEK ---
This news feed of worldwide public holidays for week 36 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.
 

Monday

August 31

England  Gibraltar  Guernsey and Alderney  Isle of Man  Jersey  Kazakhstan  Kyrgyzstan  Malaysia  Moldova  Northern Ireland  Philippines  Saint Helena  ScotlandSwaziland  Trinidad and Tobago  United Kingdom  United KingdomUzbekistan  Wales     

Tuesday

September 1

Eritrea  Slovakia  Uzbekistan   

Wednesday

September 2

Transdniestria  Vietnam   

Thursday

September 3

China  Hong Kong  Macau  San Marino  TaiwanTokelau   

Friday

September 4

China  Marshall Islands   

Saturday

September 5

Bangladesh  IndiaIndiaIndiaNepal   

Sunday

September 6

Bonaire, St Eustatius and SabaBulgaria  Sao Tome and Principe  Swaziland 
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--- Worldwide Public Holidays News ---
Zimbabwe 2016 Public Holidays Gazetted
Posted on 31 Aug 2015
Sources: Government of Zimbabwe (Harare) and Zimbabwe bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Zimbabwe's Home Affairs Ministers, Ignatius Chombo, has gazetted the annual announcement of the dates for the 2016 non-working public holidays in Zimbabwe in terms of the Zimbabwe Public Holidays and Prohibition of Business Act (Chapter 10:21). [full story]


Cyprus 2016 Bank Holidays Released
Posted on 30 Aug 2015
Sources: Kεντρική Τράπεζα Κύπρου (Nicosia) and Cyprus bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Central Bank of Cyprus has released its annual official list of bank holidays to be observed in Cyprus for the calendar year 2016. [full story]


Spain 2016 La Rioja Public Holidays Announced
Posted on 30 Aug 2015
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, through its spokesperson, Begoña Martínez, has announced its annual list of regional public holidays (calendario laboral) for the upcoming calendar year 2016 in La Rioja ("días inhábiles a efectos laborales, de carácter retribuido y no recuperable, del calendario del próximo año"). [full story]


Palau Public Holiday September 7
Posted on 29 Aug 2015
Sources: Palau Government (Koror) and Palau bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The government of Palau has announced that Monday, September 7, 2015, would be the date of the upcoming Labor Day annual non-working public holiday in Palau. [full story]


Niue Public Holidays October 19-20
Posted on 29 Aug 2015
Sources: Niue Government (Alofi) and Niue bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Government of Niue has announced non-working public holidays in Niue, on Monday and Tuesday, October 19-20, 2015, on account of the Niuean "41 years of Self Governing". [full story]


Saudi Arabia National Day Public Holiday Extension Ruled-Out
Posted on 28 Aug 2015
Sources: وكالة الأنباء السعودية - واس (Riyadh) and Saudi Arabian bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). A spokesman for Saudi Arabia's Civil Service Ministry has announced that there would be no one-off day in lieu non-working public holiday in Saudi Arabia to compensate for the Kingdom's National Day annual non-working public holiday of September 23, as it falls within the Eid Al-Adha annual public holidays in 2015. [full story]


Uzbekistan Public Holiday August 31
Posted on 27 Aug 2015
Sources: O‘zA – O‘zbekiston Milliy axborot agentligi (Tashkent) and Uzbekistan bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed the resolution "On shifting day-off in connection with the celebrations of the 24th anniversary of Uzbekistan’s Independence" which declares Monday, August 31, 2015, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Uzbekistan, in connection with the annual, September 1st, Independence Day non-working public holiday in Uzbekistan. [full story]


Fiji Votes September 7 Public Holiday
Posted on 27 Aug 2015
Sources: Fiji Ministry of Information (Suva) and Fiji bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Fiji's Parliament has passed the "Bill For An Act To Amend The Employment Relations Promulgation 2007" which adds an annual, September 7, Constitution Day, non-working public holiday to the list of annual non-working public holidays in Fiji, beginning in 2016. [full story]


St. Kitts and Nevis Public Holiday August 27
Posted on 26 Aug 2015
Sources: Office of the Prime Minister of Saint Kitts and Nevis (Basseterre) and St. Kitts and Nevis bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis has announced a de facto public holiday as Government Offices will remain closed on Thursday, August 27, 2015, due to Tropical Storm Erika approaching the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis. [full story]


Philippines 2016 Public Holidays Announced
Posted on 26 Aug 2015
Sources: Philippine Information Agency (Manila) and Philippines bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Earlier today, Philippines President, Benigno Aquino III, signed Proclamation No. 1105, s. 2015, which lists the annual special and regular non-working public holidays in the Philippines for the calendar year 2016.. [full story]


Singapore 2015 Public Holidays Amended
Posted on 25 Aug 2015
Sources: Singapore Ministry of Manpower (MOM) and Singapore bank holidays and public holidays (qppstudio.net). Earlier today, Singapore's President, Tony Tan Keng Yam, on the advice of Singapore Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong, dissolved Singapore's 12th Parliament, and announced that Polling Day would be on Friday, September 11, 2015, and that the date would be another one-off non-working public holiday in Singapore. [full story]




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