Public holidays in Tunisia

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This is a list of holidays in Tunisia.[1]
  • January 1: New Year's Day
  • February 4: Mouled (Prophet's Anniversary) - (depending on the moon calendar, shifts back by 11 days per year)
  • March 20: Independence Day
  • March 21: Youth Day
  • April 9: Martyrs' Day
  • May 1: Labour Day
  • July 25: Republic Day
  • August 13: Women's Day
  • August 19 (2015) : Eid al-Fitr (end of Ramadan) (depending on the moon calendar, shifts back by 11 days per year)
  • November 7 (Holiday cancelled): New Era Day (cancelled since 14 January 2011, Revolution Day)
  • October 15: Eid El Jalala (Evacuation Day, reinstated as public Holiday after the 14th of January)
  • October 4-5-6 (2014) : Eid al-Idha (Feast of the Sacrifice) (depending on the moon calendar, shifts back by 11 days per year)
  • October 20 (2014 ): Hegire (Islamic New Year) (depending on the moon calendar, shifts back by 11 days per year)

The religious holidays are officially confirmed by the religious instances of the Tunisian government.

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