Public holidays in Transnistria

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Public holidays in Transnistria lists the official public holidays recognized by the breakaway Transnistrian government. On these days, government offices, offices of foreign missions (such as the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe) and some shops, are closed. If the date of observance falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday will be a day off in lieu of the holiday.

Holidays
Date English Name Local Name Remarks
January 1 New Year Новый Год
January 2 New Year Новый Год (Continuation, adopted in 2006)
January 7 Orthodox Christmas Рождество
February 23 Day of the Defenders of the Motherland День защитника отечества
March 8 International Women's Day Восьмое марта
May 1 International Labor Day День международной солидарности трудящихся
May 2 International Labor Day День международной солидарности трудящихся (Continuation, and also a holiday)
May 9 Victory Day День Победы Denotes the victory against Germany in World War II
September 2 Independence Day День Республики
November 7 October Revolution Day День Октябрьской революции
December 24 Constitution Day День Конституции Приднестровской Молдавской Республики Adopted in 1996
December 25 Catholic Christmas Рождество
Movable Catholic Easter
Movable Orthodox Easter
9 days after Orthodox Easter Commemoration Day