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Italy (Sicily) : 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

  • Currency: Euro (EUR)
  • Internet domain: .it - Telephone code: +39 - 0 - International dialing code: 00 - GMT offset: +1 (DST: yes)
    European Truck Ban: 08:00 to 20:00 on Sundays (Jan-Apr, Oct.-Dec), 07:00 to 24:00 on Sundays (May-Sep)& public holidays & vacations departures/returns
  • Weekend: Saturday & Sunday
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    Sunday January 1, 2023New Year's DaySecular holiday
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    Friday January 6, 2023EpiphanyCatholic or protestant
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    Monday January 9, 2023Christmas holiday (end)School holidays
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    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

    Epiphany

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    Friday January 6, 2023
    Catholic or protestant : The term comes from ancient Greek and means appearance . Celebrated on the 6th January, this feast corresponds to the presentation of Child Jesus to the Magi. This is the day of Jesus' first miracle, the Wedding in Cana , and the day of his own baptism Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

    Christmas holiday (end)

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    Monday January 9, 2023
    School holidays : Www.comuni-italiani.it
    calendar issued by the Ministry of Education
    Some schools open on Saturday
    School uniform (grembiule) required in some schools
    all study programs are aligned with the requirements of the Bologna Process
    PISA ranking (average 493): 481
    Schooling is mandatory till age 16
    School day duration: 5:00 to 6:00 hours
    number of instructional hours per year in lower secondary education: 600 hours
    Sapienza University of Rome ranking: Times Higher Education #251-300/QS ranking #251/Shanghai #151-200
    Students may chose to work on Saturday

    We carry confirmed dates till July 2023

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