Optional Holidays 2020

Bangladesh

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 29 Wednesday Saraswati Puja Optional Holiday
February 9 Sunday Maghi Purnima Optional Holiday
February 21 Friday Maha Shivaratri Optional Holiday
March 9 Monday Doljatra Optional Holiday
March 22 Sunday Shab-e-Meraj Optional Holiday
April 13 Monday Chaitra Sankranti Optional Holiday
July 5 Sunday Ashari Purnima Optional Holiday
August 3 Monday Eid al-Adha Day 4 Optional Holiday
September 2 Wednesday Madhu Purnima Optional Holiday
September 17 Thursday Mahalaya Optional Holiday
October 13 Tuesday Akhari Chahar Somba Optional Holiday
October 31 Saturday Prabarana Purnima Optional Holiday
November 14 Saturday Lakshmi Puja Optional Holiday
November 14 Saturday Sri Shayama Puja Optional Holiday
November 27 Friday Fateha-i-Yajdaham Optional Holiday

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 6 Monday Orthodox Christmas Eve Optional Holiday
November 21 Saturday Dayton Peace Agreement Day Optional Holiday

Brazil

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 25 Tuesday Carnival Tuesday Optional Holiday
February 26 Wednesday Carnival end (until 2pm) Optional Holiday
October 28 Wednesday Public Service Holiday Optional Holiday
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve (from 2pm) Optional Holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve (from 2pm) Optional Holiday

Chad

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 8 Friday End of the Second World War Optional Holiday

Dominica

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 25 Tuesday Carnival Tuesday Optional Holiday

Macedonia

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 6 Monday Christmas Eve (Orthodox) Optional Holiday
January 19 Sunday Epiphany (Orthodox) Optional Holiday
January 27 Monday St Sava's Day Optional Holiday
April 8 Wednesday International Romani Day (for Romani community) Optional Holiday
May 23 Saturday Vlach’s National Day (for Vlach community) Optional Holiday
August 28 Friday Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox) Optional Holiday
September 28 Monday First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community) Optional Holiday
September 28 Monday International Bosniaks' Day (for Bosniak community) Optional Holiday
November 22 Sunday Albanian Alphabet Day (Albanian community) Optional Holiday
December 21 Monday Turkish Language Day (Turkish community) Optional Holiday

Mayotte

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
March 22 Sunday Mi'raj Optional Holiday
May 8 Friday End of the Second World War Optional Holiday
July 14 Tuesday French Day of the Republic Optional Holiday
November 11 Wednesday November Holiday Optional Holiday

Montenegro

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 6 Monday Christmas Eve (Orthodox) Optional Holiday

Myanmar

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
February 21 Friday Maha Shivaratri Optional Holiday

Pakistan

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 29 Wednesday Basant Panchami Optional Holiday
February 21 Friday Maha Shivaratri Optional Holiday
March 10 Tuesday Dulhandi Optional Holiday
March 22 Sunday Shab e-Meraj Optional Holiday
April 13 Monday Baisakhi Optional Holiday
April 20 Monday Ridván Optional Holiday
May 7 Thursday Buddha Purnima Optional Holiday
August 21 Friday Birthday of Lord Zoroaster (Khordad Sal) Optional Holiday
October 7 Wednesday Chelum Optional Holiday
October 23 Friday Durga Pooja Optional Holiday
October 31 Saturday Birthday of Guru Balmik Sawami Ji Optional Holiday
November 9 Monday Iqbal Day Optional Holiday
November 30 Monday Guru Nanak's Birthday Optional Holiday

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
July 14 Tuesday Carnival Tuesday Optional Holiday