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Guiana : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months

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  • Weekend: Saturday & Sunday
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    Tuesday November 29, 2022Regional holidaySecular holiday
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    Sunday January 1, 2023New Year's DaySecular holiday
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    Tuesday January 3, 2023Christmas holiday (end)School holidays
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    Saturday February 18, 2023Carnival holiday (beginning)School holidays
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    Monday February 20, 2023Optional bridge daySecular holiday
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    Tuesday February 21, 2023CarnivalCatholic
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    Wednesday February 22, 2023Ash WednesdayCatholic or protestant
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    Monday March 6, 2023Carnival holiday (end)School holidays
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    Sunday March 19, 2023Marathon de l'EspaceSports events
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    Regional holiday

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    Tuesday November 29, 2022
    Secular holiday : Kourou Day - Banks remain open in Kourou only

    New Year's Day

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    Sunday January 1, 2023
    Secular holiday : The world's most widely celebrated holiday, New Years was set on January 1 by Julius Caesar because that was the date the Roman consuls took over their duties. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

    Christmas holiday (end)

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    Tuesday January 3, 2023
    School holidays : Www.ac-guyane.fr
    official calendar gazetted by the Ministry of Education
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    PISA ranking (average 493): 495
    School day duration: 8:00 hours
    Schooling is mandatory till age 16
    Usually no school on Saturday
    School uniform usually required

    We carry confirmed dates till August 2023; Further dates are projected dates based on previous years

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    Carnival holiday (beginning)

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    Saturday February 18, 2023
    School holidays :

    Optional bridge day

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    Monday February 20, 2023
    Secular holiday :

    Carnival

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    Tuesday February 21, 2023
    Catholic : Called 'festa móvel' in Brazil.

    Ash Wednesday

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    Wednesday February 22, 2023
    Catholic or protestant : Christian observance to begin the 40 day season of Lent. Ashes are marked on worshippers as a sign of penitence. In Galicia, Spain, only in the city of Pontevedra. In some Caribbean islands, marks the Carnival period.

    Carnival holiday (end)

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    Monday March 6, 2023
    School holidays :

    Marathon de l'Espace

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    Sunday March 19, 2023
    Sports events : in Kourou 2023 edition confirmed