The business world's No-Go Days!

Calendar of national days around the world during the current 3 months in 2022

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Africa
Sunday January 1, 2023linkSudanIndependence Day
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Saturday February 18, 2023linkGambiaIndependence Day
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Monday March 6, 2023linkGhanaIndependence Day
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Sunday March 12, 2023linkMauritiusNational Day
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Monday March 20, 2023linkTunisiaIndependence Day
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Tuesday March 21, 2023linkNamibiaIndependence Day
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Friday September 30, 2022linkBotswanaBotswana Day
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Friday September 30, 2022linkBotswanaBotswana Day
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Asia
Sunday January 1, 2023linkIraqNational Day
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Sunday January 1, 2023linkIraq (Kurdistan)National Day
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Tuesday January 10, 2023linkMyanmar (Kachin)Kashin Manaw
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Friday February 3, 2023linkSri LankaIndependence Day
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Saturday February 11, 2023linkJapanFounding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
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Saturday February 11, 2023linkJapan (Hokkaido/Tohoku)Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
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Saturday February 11, 2023linkJapan (Kanto)Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
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Saturday February 11, 2023linkJapan (Chubu)Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
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Saturday February 11, 2023linkJapan (Kansai)Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
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Saturday February 11, 2023linkJapan (Chugoku)Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
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Saturday February 11, 2023linkJapan (Shikoku)Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
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Saturday February 11, 2023linkJapan (Kyushu/Okinawa)Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
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Thursday February 23, 2023linkBrunei DarussalamIndependence Day (Darussalam)
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Sunday February 26, 2023linkKuwaitNational Day
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Wednesday March 8, 2023linkSyrian Arab RepublicRevolution's Day
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Sunday March 26, 2023linkBangladeshIndependence Day
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Friday September 30, 2022linkAbkhaziaIndependence Day
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Saturday October 29, 2022linkTürkiye (Turkey)Republic Day
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Central America
Sunday January 1, 2023linkHaitiIndependence Day
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Tuesday February 7, 2023linkGrenadaIndependence Day
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Monday February 27, 2023linkDominican RepublicIndependence Day
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Tuesday March 14, 2023linkSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesHeroes Day
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Saturday March 18, 2023linkArubaNational Anthem & Flag Day
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Wednesday November 30, 2022linkBarbadosIndependence Day
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Europe
Monday January 9, 2023linkBosnia (Rep. Srpska)Republic Day
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Monday February 6, 2023linkSápmi (Lapland)National Day
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Wednesday February 15, 2023linkSerbiaSerbia National Day
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Thursday February 16, 2023linkLithuaniaIndependence Day
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Thursday February 16, 2023linkSerbiaSerbia National Day
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Friday February 17, 2023linkKosovoIndependence Day
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Friday February 24, 2023linkEstoniaIndependence Day
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Friday March 3, 2023linkBulgariaLiberation Day
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Saturday March 11, 2023linkCrimeaRepublic Day
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Friday March 17, 2023linkIrelandSt Patrick's Day
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Saturday March 25, 2023linkGreeceIndependence Day
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Saturday October 29, 2022linkCyprus (North)Republic Day
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SouthAmerica
Thursday February 23, 2023linkGuyanaRepublic Day
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SouthPacific
Monday January 23, 2023linkPitcairnBounty Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkAustraliaAustralia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkNorfolk IslandAustralia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkAustralia (ACT)Australia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkAustralia (New South Wales)Australia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkAustralia (Queensland)Australia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkAustralia (Victoria)Australia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkAustralia (South Australia)Australia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkAustralia (Western Australia)Australia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkAustralia (Northern Territories)Australia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkAustralia (Tasmania)Australia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkCocos Islands (Keeling)Australia Day
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Thursday January 26, 2023linkChristmas IslandAustralia Day
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Tuesday January 31, 2023linkNauruIndependence Day
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Monday February 6, 2023linkNew Zealand (Aotearoa)Waitangi (New Zealand Day)
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Monday February 6, 2023linkNiueWaitangi (New Zealand Day)
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Monday February 6, 2023linkTokelauWaitangi (New Zealand Day)
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Monday March 6, 2023linkNorfolk IslandFoundation Day
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Friday September 30, 2022linkPalauIndependence Day
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Independence Day

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Sunday January 1, 2023
Secular holiday :

Independence Day

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Saturday February 18, 2023
Secular holiday : Independence from the UK in 1965. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Independence Day

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Monday March 6, 2023
Secular holiday : Granted by the UK in 1957

National Day

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Sunday March 12, 2023
Secular holiday : Independence granted by the UK in 1968

Independence Day

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Monday March 20, 2023
Secular holiday : Granted by the French in 1956

Independence Day

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Tuesday March 21, 2023
Secular holiday : It became the 160th member of the UN on 23 April 1990

Botswana Day

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Friday September 30, 2022
Secular holiday : Independence granted by the UK in 1966

Botswana Day

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Friday September 30, 2022
Secular holiday : not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

National Day

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Sunday January 1, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the day when American forces returned the presidential palace to the Iraqi authorities on Dec. 31, 2008.

National Day

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Sunday January 1, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the day when American forces returned the presidential palace to the Iraqi authorities on Dec. 31, 2008.

Kashin Manaw

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Tuesday January 10, 2023
Secular holiday : State of Kachin day, not celebrated every year

Independence Day

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Friday February 3, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrating the anniversary of independence from Britain in 1948 not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)

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Saturday February 11, 2023
Secular holiday : A national holiday that commemorates Japan's founding by the first emperor in 660 BC. This holiday was originally established as Empire Day in 1872, discontinued after World War II, then revived in its present form in 1966. Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)

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Saturday February 11, 2023
Secular holiday : A national holiday that commemorates Japan's founding by the first emperor in 660 BC. This holiday was originally established as Empire Day in 1872, discontinued after World War II, then revived in its present form in 1966. Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)

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Saturday February 11, 2023
Secular holiday : A national holiday that commemorates Japan's founding by the first emperor in 660 BC. This holiday was originally established as Empire Day in 1872, discontinued after World War II, then revived in its present form in 1966. Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)

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Saturday February 11, 2023
Secular holiday : A national holiday that commemorates Japan's founding by the first emperor in 660 BC. This holiday was originally established as Empire Day in 1872, discontinued after World War II, then revived in its present form in 1966. Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)

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Saturday February 11, 2023
Secular holiday : A national holiday that commemorates Japan's founding by the first emperor in 660 BC. This holiday was originally established as Empire Day in 1872, discontinued after World War II, then revived in its present form in 1966. Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)

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Saturday February 11, 2023
Secular holiday : A national holiday that commemorates Japan's founding by the first emperor in 660 BC. This holiday was originally established as Empire Day in 1872, discontinued after World War II, then revived in its present form in 1966. Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)

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Saturday February 11, 2023
Secular holiday : A national holiday that commemorates Japan's founding by the first emperor in 660 BC. This holiday was originally established as Empire Day in 1872, discontinued after World War II, then revived in its present form in 1966. Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Founding of the Nation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)

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Saturday February 11, 2023
Secular holiday : A national holiday that commemorates Japan's founding by the first emperor in 660 BC. This holiday was originally established as Empire Day in 1872, discontinued after World War II, then revived in its present form in 1966. Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Independence Day (Darussalam)

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Thursday February 23, 2023
Secular holiday : Obtained from the United Kingdom on Jan. 1, 1984

National Day

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Sunday February 26, 2023
Secular holiday : In tribute to Sheik Abdallah Al-Salim al-Sabah

Revolution's Day

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Wednesday March 8, 2023
Secular holiday : Anniversary of the National Council of Revolution's assumption of power in 1963

Independence Day

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Sunday March 26, 2023
Secular holiday : In 1970, East Pakistan's leading political party, the Awami League, won the elections. Its leader, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, was to become the next Prime Minister, but the President of Pakistan refused. Mujib declared independence for the People's Republic of Bangladesh on March 26, 1971. A nine-month civil war ensued.

Independence Day

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Friday September 30, 2022
Secular holiday : As the Soviet Union began to disintegrate towards the end of the 1980s, ethnic tensions grew between Abkhaz and Georgians over Georgia's moves towards independence. This led to the 1992–1993 War in Abkhazia that resulted in a Georgian military defeat, de facto independence.

Republic Day

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Saturday October 29, 2022
Secular holiday : Proclamation of the republic in 1923 paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Independence Day

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Sunday January 1, 2023
Secular holiday : Anniversary of the day in 1804 when Jean-Jacques Dessalines declared independence and restored the country's original name Haiti , from the Indian vernacular for land of mountains

Independence Day

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Tuesday February 7, 2023
Secular holiday : Granted by the UK in 1974

Independence Day

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Monday February 27, 2023
Secular holiday : This date marks the end of Carnival, which has lasted during all of February.

Heroes Day

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Tuesday March 14, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates paramount Carib Chief, Joseph Chatoyer, the country's sole official national hero, to prevent the Europeans from colonizing St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) in the 18th century.

National Anthem & Flag Day

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Saturday March 18, 2023
Secular holiday : Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Independence Day

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Wednesday November 30, 2022
Secular holiday : After the first English settlement at Holetown in 1627, Barbados remained a British colony until achieving independence from Britain on November 30th 1966. That first independence ceremony was accompanied by the raising of the Barbados National Flag, and playing of the National Anthem, for the first time. http://barbados.org/indepen.htm

Republic Day

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Monday January 9, 2023
Secular holiday : On 9 January 1992, Bosnian Serb authorities declared the creation of the Serbian Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, now called Republika Srpska

National Day

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Monday February 6, 2023
Secular holiday : The Sami are an Arctic indigenous people living in Norway, Sweden, Finland and Russia. They are considered to have been living in the Sami settlement area - Sapmi - as far back in time as source material can tell us, which stretches from the Kola Peninsula in northeast Russia to Engerdal in eastern Norway and Idre in southern Sweden. It is estimated that about 60-70 000 Sami live in these areas today, whereas approximately 40 000 live in Norway, 20 000 in Sweden, 7500 in Finland and 2000 in Russia.

Serbia National Day

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Wednesday February 15, 2023
Secular holiday : Anniversary of the First Serbian Uprising in 1804 and the first Serbian Constitution in 1835

Independence Day

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Thursday February 16, 2023
Secular holiday : Anniversary of Lithuania's declaration of independence in 1918. However, it became a republic of the USSR in 1940, after a secret treaty between Stalin and Hitler. The country regained independence in 1990.

Serbia National Day

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Thursday February 16, 2023
Secular holiday :

Independence Day

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Friday February 17, 2023
Secular holiday : Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Independence Day

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Friday February 24, 2023
Secular holiday : Commemorates the declaration of independence on Feb. 24, 1918 (the day before German troops invaded Tallinn) Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Liberation Day

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Friday March 3, 2023
Secular holiday : Restoration of the third Bulgarian kingdom after almost 500 years of Ottoman rule. The treaty of San Stefano, signed on March 3 1878, was the milestone of this process and the day remains one of the most celebrated in Bulgaria’s history. The San Stefano treaty ended the Russo-Turkish war, which started in 1877. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Republic Day

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Saturday March 11, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the referendum of 1991 when more than 80% of the residents of the peninsula voted for the re-establishment of the autonomy within the USSR, not within Ukraine.

St Patrick's Day

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Friday March 17, 2023
Secular holiday : He was born in Britain and was captured by Celts and taken to Ireland as a slave. When fifteen, he escaped and made his way back to Britain. Later he became trained as a monk, and returned to Ireland. Mainly thanks to Patrick's influence, Ireland had an age of literacy while the rest of Europe plummeted into the Dark Ages. (shagtown.com) Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Independence Day

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Saturday March 25, 2023
Secular holiday : Upraise against the Ottoman rule in 1821 Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Republic Day

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Saturday October 29, 2022
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Republic Day

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Thursday February 23, 2023
Secular holiday : In 1970, status of sovereign democratic state within the British Commonwealth

Bounty Day

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Monday January 23, 2023
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Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Australia Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : Celebrates the first settlement by the British lead by captain Arthur Phillip (1788)

Independence Day

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Tuesday January 31, 2023
Secular holiday : Granted by Australia in 1968

Waitangi (New Zealand Day)

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Monday February 6, 2023
Secular holiday : 1840 Treaty of Waitangi between Maoris and British government

Waitangi (New Zealand Day)

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Monday February 6, 2023
Secular holiday : 1840 Treaty of Waitangi between Maoris and British government

Waitangi (New Zealand Day)

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Monday February 6, 2023
Secular holiday : 1840 Treaty of Waitangi between Maoris and British government

Foundation Day

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Monday March 6, 2023
Secular holiday : Commemorates the day on which Lt. Philip Gidley King arrived on the island in 1788, establishing the very first European settlement there. He left Post Jackson earlier that year on the Supply along with 22 people, 15 of whom were convicts

Independence Day

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Friday September 30, 2022
Secular holiday : After three decades as part of the United Nations Trust Territory of the Pacific under United States administration, this westernmost cluster of the Caroline Islands opted for independence in 1978 rather than join the Federated States of Micronesia. A Compact of Free Association with the US was ratified in 1993. Implemented on independence (1 October, 1994).