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Special Events: calendar of festivals and religious celebrations around the world for the current 2 months






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LABOUR RULES*Wednesday January 1, 2020Special Events 
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Day of Mourning*Wednesday January 1, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament sitting days (beginning)Wednesday January 1, 2020Special Events 
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Winter sales*Wednesday January 1, 2020Special Events 
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Winter sales*Thursday January 2, 2020Special Events 
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"Year of AI" (Artificial Intelligence)*Thursday January 2, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Friday January 3, 2020Special Events 
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Winter sales*Friday January 3, 2020Special Events 
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Reporter's DaySaturday January 4, 2020Special Events 
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Winter sales*Saturday January 4, 2020Special Events 
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Day of Mourning*Saturday January 4, 2020Special Events 
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Reporter's Day*Sunday January 5, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Monday January 6, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Tuesday January 7, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Wednesday January 8, 2020Special Events 
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Winter sales*Wednesday January 8, 2020Special Events 
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Day of Mourning*Thursday January 9, 2020Special Events 
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referendumSaturday January 11, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Saturday January 11, 2020Special Events 
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general electionSaturday January 11, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Monday January 13, 2020Special Events 
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Day of Mourning*Monday January 13, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)*Tuesday January 14, 2020Special Events 
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Winter sales*Wednesday January 15, 2020Special Events 
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Dry day (no alcohol)Wednesday January 15, 2020Special Events 
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Day of Mourning*Wednesday January 22, 2020Special Events 
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Opening of the World Economic Forum (Davos only)Wednesday January 22, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)*Thursday January 23, 2020Special Events 
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Reporter's DayFriday January 24, 2020Special Events 
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Winter salesFriday January 24, 2020Special Events 
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Dry day (no alcohol)Sunday January 26, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionSunday January 26, 2020Special Events 
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regional electionSunday January 26, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Monday January 27, 2020Special Events 
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World Social Forum (Porto Alegre only)Monday January 27, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Tuesday January 28, 2020Special Events 
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Dry day (no alcohol)Thursday January 30, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Thursday January 30, 2020Special Events 
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summer sales*Saturday February 1, 2020Special Events 
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Municipal electionSunday February 2, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Tuesday February 4, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament sitting days (beginning)Tuesday February 4, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionSaturday February 8, 2020Special Events 
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Reporter's Day*Sunday February 9, 2020Special Events 
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referendum*Sunday February 9, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionSunday February 9, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Monday February 10, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament sitting days (beginning)Monday February 10, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Wednesday February 12, 2020Special Events 
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Flower shops are closed*Friday February 14, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Friday February 14, 2020Special Events 
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parliament sitting days (end)Friday February 14, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving Time*Sunday February 16, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionSunday February 16, 2020Special Events 
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Municipal electionSunday February 16, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Thursday February 20, 2020Special Events 
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Remembrance Day*Friday February 21, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionFriday February 21, 2020Special Events 
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referendumSaturday February 22, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionSunday February 23, 2020Special Events 
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state electionSunday February 23, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)*Monday February 24, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Wednesday February 26, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Friday February 28, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionSaturday February 29, 2020Special Events 
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Reporter's Day*Sunday March 1, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Sunday March 1, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionSunday March 1, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionMonday March 2, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Monday March 2, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Friday March 6, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving Time**Sunday March 8, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Monday March 9, 2020Special Events 
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Dry day (no alcohol)Monday March 9, 2020Special Events 
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Dry day (no alcohol)Tuesday March 10, 2020Special Events 
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parliament sitting days (end)Friday March 13, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving TimeSunday March 15, 2020Special Events 
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Municipal electionSunday March 15, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament sitting days (beginning)Monday March 16, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Monday March 16, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Thursday March 19, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionThursday March 19, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Friday March 20, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving TimeSaturday March 21, 2020Special Events 
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presidential electionSunday March 22, 2020Special Events 
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Municipal electionSunday March 22, 2020Special Events 
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cantonal electionSunday March 22, 2020Special Events 
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Anniversary of the 1999 NATO bombingTuesday March 24, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving TimeThursday March 26, 2020Special Events 
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parliament sitting days (end)Thursday March 26, 2020Special Events 
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referendum*Thursday March 26, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving TimeFriday March 27, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Friday March 27, 2020Special Events 
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parliament sitting days (end)Friday March 27, 2020Special Events 
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referendumFriday March 27, 2020Special Events 
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senatorial electionFriday March 27, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving Time*Sunday March 29, 2020Special Events 
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Municipal electionSunday March 29, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving TimeMonday March 30, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Tuesday March 31, 2020Special Events 
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local elections**Tuesday March 31, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving TimeWednesday April 1, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Saturday April 4, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving TimeSunday April 5, 2020Special Events 
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Reporter's Day*Tuesday April 7, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Thursday April 9, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Friday April 10, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving TimeSunday April 12, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionSunday April 12, 2020Special Events 
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Dry day (no alcohol)Tuesday April 14, 2020Special Events 
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Tax Day*Wednesday April 15, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (end)Wednesday April 15, 2020Special Events 
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parliamentary electionWednesday April 15, 2020Special Events 
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Daylight Saving TimeFriday April 17, 2020Special Events 
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Parliament recess (beginning)Friday April 17, 2020Special Events 
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Dry day (no alcohol)Friday April 17, 2020Special Events 
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presidential electionSunday April 19, 2020Special Events 
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provincial electionMonday April 20, 2020Special Events 
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National Day of Space Flight*Friday April 24, 2020Special Events 
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Reporter's DaySunday April 26, 2020Special Events 
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pariamentary electionSunday April 26, 2020Special Events 
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Day of Mourning*Tuesday April 28, 2020Special Events 
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LABOUR RULES -
Friday January 1, 2021

Special Events : Working Time Non-Ramadan The working hour for a worker or employee in KSA Should not work more than 8 hrs in a day as per Saudi Labor Law article no 98. If an employee wants to reduce or adjust the working time due to any reason, then it should not more than 48 hrs in a week. Working Time In Ramadan The Working hrs in the holy month of Ramadan(Ramzan) for Muslime worker or employee in KSA should not work more than 6 hrs in a single day and it should not more than 36 hrs in 7 days of a week.


Day of Mourning -
Wednesday January 1, 2020

Special Events : For Iran-backed militiamen killed in US airstrikes


Parliament sitting days (beginning) -
Wednesday January 1, 2020

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Winter sales -
Wednesday January 1, 2020

Special Events : Last 5 weeks


Winter sales -
Saturday January 2, 2021

Special Events : Last two months


"Year of AI" (Artificial Intelligence) -
Thursday January 2, 2020

Special Events : With AI and Big Data Analytics expected to generate 800,000 jobs in India by 2021, Telangana will launch IT's AI program this day


Parliament recess (beginning) -
Friday January 3, 2020

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Winter sales -
Friday January 3, 2020

Special Events : May last over two months


Reporter's Day -
Monday January 4, 2021

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Winter sales -
Saturday January 4, 2020

Special Events : Last 5 weeks


Day of Mourning -
Saturday January 4, 2020

Special Events : In tribute to the late Major-General Qassem Soleimani, assassinated in Baghdad


Reporter's Day -
Tuesday January 5, 2021

Special Events : Instaurado en homenaje a la publicación del primer número de Primicias de la cultura de Quito , el 5 de enero de 1792, periódico dedicado a exaltar las ideas libertarias y fundado por Eugenio de Santa Cruz y Espejo, precursor y prócer de la Independencia americana. El Congreso Nacional, el 7 de agosto de 1992 y con ocasión del segundo centenario de la aparición del Primer Periódico Ecuatoriano , dictó el acuerdo que estableció la fecha del Día del Periodista Ecuatoriano


Parliament recess (beginning) -
Monday January 6, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Tuesday January 7, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Wednesday January 8, 2020

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Winter sales -
Wednesday January 8, 2020

Special Events : Lasts 5 weeks


Day of Mourning -
Thursday January 9, 2020

Special Events : In tribute to the Baghdad air crash victims


Referendum -
Saturday January 11, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Saturday January 11, 2020

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General election -
Saturday January 11, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Monday January 13, 2020

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Day of Mourning -
Monday January 13, 2020

Special Events : In tribute to the late ruler of Oman


Parliament recess (end) -
Tuesday January 14, 2020

Special Events : Sessions start at 14:00 Tuesday-Friday confirmed till Dec 2017


Winter sales -
Wednesday January 15, 2020

Special Events : Last 5 weeks


Dry day (no alcohol) -
Wednesday January 15, 2020

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Day of Mourning -
Wednesday January 22, 2020

Special Events : In tribute to the victimes of terrorist attack in Sanmatenga province


Opening of the World Economic Forum (Davos only) -
Wednesday January 22, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Thursday January 23, 2020

Special Events : Special session


Reporter's Day -
Sunday January 24, 2021

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Winter sales -
Friday January 24, 2020

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Dry day (no alcohol) -
Sunday January 26, 2020

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Parliamentary election -
Sunday January 26, 2020

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Regional election -
Sunday January 26, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Monday January 27, 2020

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World Social Forum (Porto Alegre only) -
Monday January 27, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Tuesday January 28, 2020

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Dry day (no alcohol) -
Thursday January 30, 2020

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Parliament recess (beginning) -
Thursday January 30, 2020

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Summer sales -
Saturday February 1, 2020

Special Events : Last 6 weeks


Municipal election -
Sunday February 2, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Tuesday February 4, 2020

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Parliament sitting days (beginning) -
Tuesday February 4, 2020

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Parliamentary election -
Saturday February 8, 2020

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Reporter's Day -
Sunday February 9, 2020

Special Events : El 9 de febrero de 1971 comenzó a circular el semanario Papel Periódico de Santafé de Bogotá . La ley 918 de 2004 declaró el 4 de agosto como el Día del Periodista y Comunicador Wikipedia


Referendum -
Sunday February 9, 2020

Special Events : This date is being reserved for a potential popular referendum. Depending on popular demand, there may or may not be a referendum on this day. To view whether and how these dates were used, please go to http://www.admin.ch/ch/f/pore/va/liste.html (French) or http://www.admin.ch/ch/d/pore/va/liste.html (German)


Parliamentary election -
Sunday February 9, 2020

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Parliament recess (beginning) -
Monday February 10, 2020

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Parliament sitting days (beginning) -
Monday February 10, 2020

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Parliament recess (beginning) -
Wednesday February 12, 2020

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Flower shops are closed -
Friday February 14, 2020

Special Events : To enforce the prohibition of Valentine's day


Parliament recess (beginning) -
Friday February 14, 2020

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Parliament sitting days (end) -
Friday February 14, 2020

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Daylight Saving Time -
Sunday February 16, 2020

Special Events : Does not apply to Equatorial regions


Parliamentary election -
Sunday February 16, 2020

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Municipal election -
Sunday February 16, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Thursday February 20, 2020

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Remembrance Day -
Friday February 21, 2020

Special Events : To remember victims of Hualien earthquake


Parliamentary election -
Friday February 21, 2020

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Referendum -
Saturday February 22, 2020

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Parliamentary election -
Sunday February 23, 2020

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State election -
Sunday February 23, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Monday February 24, 2020

Special Events : Https://www.parlament.ch/


Parliament recess (beginning) -
Wednesday February 26, 2020

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Parliament recess (beginning) -
Friday February 28, 2020

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Parliamentary election -
Saturday February 29, 2020

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Reporter's Day -
Sunday March 1, 2020

Special Events : En recuerdo de la fecha de salida al público del primer periódico de frecuencia diaria, Diario de Nicaragua , fundado el 1 de febrero de 1884 por Rigoberto Cabezas. Fue fijado por decreto número 904, aprobado el 28 de febrero de 1964 y publicado en La Gaceta Diario Oficial número 51 del 29 de febrero del mismo año.


Parliament recess (end) -
Sunday March 1, 2020

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Parliamentary election -
Sunday March 1, 2020

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Parliamentary election -
Monday March 2, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Monday March 2, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Friday March 6, 2020

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Daylight Saving Time -
Sunday March 8, 2020

Special Events : At 2:00 a.m. local times Except in Arizona (USA) Except in Saskatchewan (Canada)


Parliament recess (end) -
Monday March 9, 2020

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Dry day (no alcohol) -
Monday March 9, 2020

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Dry day (no alcohol) -
Tuesday March 10, 2020

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Parliament sitting days (end) -
Friday March 13, 2020

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Daylight Saving Time -
Sunday March 15, 2020

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Municipal election -
Sunday March 15, 2020

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Parliament sitting days (beginning) -
Monday March 16, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Monday March 16, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Thursday March 19, 2020

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Parliamentary election -
Thursday March 19, 2020

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Parliament recess (beginning) -
Friday March 20, 2020

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Daylight Saving Time -
Saturday March 21, 2020

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Presidential election -
Sunday March 22, 2020

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Municipal election -
Sunday March 22, 2020

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Cantonal election -
Sunday March 22, 2020

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Anniversary of the 1999 NATO bombing -
Tuesday March 24, 2020

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Daylight Saving Time -
Thursday March 26, 2020

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Parliament sitting days (end) -
Thursday March 26, 2020

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Referendum -
Thursday March 26, 2020

Special Events : On switching to a single constituency


Daylight Saving Time -
Friday March 27, 2020

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Parliament recess (beginning) -
Friday March 27, 2020

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Parliament sitting days (end) -
Friday March 27, 2020

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Referendum -
Friday March 27, 2020

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Senatorial election -
Friday March 27, 2020

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Daylight Saving Time -
Sunday March 29, 2020

Special Events : At 1:00 am local times


Municipal election -
Sunday March 29, 2020

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Daylight Saving Time -
Monday March 30, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Tuesday March 31, 2020

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Local elections -
Tuesday March 31, 2020

Special Events : in Nagorno-Karabakh - Artsakh


Daylight Saving Time -
Wednesday April 1, 2020

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Parliament recess (beginning) -
Saturday April 4, 2020

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Daylight Saving Time -
Sunday April 5, 2020

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Reporter's Day -
Tuesday April 7, 2020

Special Events : Celebrado en homenaje al médico y periodista João Batista Líbero Badaró, asesinado en São Paulo el 7 de abril de 1830 durante una marcha de estudiantes que apoyaban los ideales libertarios de la Revolución francesa.2 El mismo día pero de 1908 fue creada por Gustavo de Lacerda la Asociación Brasileña de Prensa Wikipedia


Parliament recess (beginning) -
Thursday April 9, 2020

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Parliament recess (end) -
Friday April 10, 2020

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Daylight Saving Time -
Sunday April 12, 2020

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Parliamentary election -
Sunday April 12, 2020

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Dry day (no alcohol) -
Tuesday April 14, 2020

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Tax Day -
Wednesday April 15, 2020

Special Events : On this day, every individual has to pay his/her income tax to the federal government.


Parliament recess (end) -
Wednesday April 15, 2020

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Parliamentary election -
Wednesday April 15, 2020

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Daylight Saving Time -
Friday April 17, 2020

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Parliament recess (beginning) -
Friday April 17, 2020

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Dry day (no alcohol) -
Friday April 17, 2020

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Presidential election -
Sunday April 19, 2020

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Provincial election -
Monday April 20, 2020

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National Day of Space Flight -
Friday April 24, 2020

Special Events : On April 24, 1970, China launched its first man-made earth satellite, Dongfanghong-1, making China the fifth country then to launch a domestically produced satellite using domestically produced rockets (the other four countries were Russia, the US, France and Japan)


Reporter's Day -
Sunday April 26, 2020

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Pariamentary election -
Sunday April 26, 2020

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Day of Mourning -
Tuesday April 28, 2020

Special Events : In tribute to Ontarians whose lives have been changed by a workplace incident