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Benin : public and bank holidays, closure of banks, stock exchanges, school vacations

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Benin : 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 current 2 months



Internet domain: .bj - Telephone code: +229 - International dialing code: 00 - GMT offset: +1 (no DST)
Currency: Communauté Africaine Financière Franc (XAF) ... Convert here!
Weekend: Saturday & Sunday

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winter holiday (end)**Monday January 6, 2020School holidays 
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Parliament recess (end)*Thursday January 23, 2020Special Events 
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Valentine's Day*Friday February 14, 2020cards/flowers 
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winter holiday (beginning)Friday February 21, 2020School holidays 
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winter holiday (end)Monday March 2, 2020School holidays 
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spring holiday (beginning)Friday April 10, 2020School holidays 
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Easter**Sunday April 12, 2020Catholic or protestant 
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Easter Monday*Monday April 13, 2020Catholic or protestant 
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Parliament recess (end)*Monday April 13, 2020Special Events 
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Tour du Bénin*Tuesday April 14, 2020Sports events 
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spring holiday (end)Wednesday April 22, 2020School holidays 
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New Year's Day -
Friday January 1, 2021

Secular holiday : Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday


Winter holiday (end) -
Monday January 6, 2020

School holidays : Http://gouv.bj
official calendar provided by the Ministry of Education and the Lycée Français PISA ranking (average 493): not listed
Schooling is mandatory till age 14
Schools are open on Saturday
school uniforms not required
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Voodoo Day -
Sunday January 10, 2021

Secular holiday : In tribute to Vodoun, a traditional West African religion also known as Voodoo.


Parliament recess (end) -
Thursday January 23, 2020

Special Events : Special session


Valentine's Day -
Friday February 14, 2020

cards/flowers : Introduced by Pope Gelasus in 498, perhaps in response to a local Roman tradition of lovers writing their names on an urn in February


Winter holiday (beginning) -
Friday February 21, 2020

School holidays :


Winter holiday (end) -
Monday March 2, 2020

School holidays :


Spring holiday (beginning) -
Friday April 10, 2020

School holidays :


Easter -
Sunday April 12, 2020

Catholic or protestant : Not a paid holiday


Easter Monday -
Monday April 13, 2020

Catholic or protestant : In the year 325, the Council of Nicée determined a date fo Easter. Full Moon would fall the 14th day of a moon month (1). Easter would be marked by the dominical letter(2)and the epactus(3). With the establishment of the equinox ne variatur on March 21, algorithms where elaborated to attribuate a date for Easter whatever the year.
Time between two consecutive new moons: 20 days 12 hours 44 minutes 2.8 - Gives a letter code for the year's calendar Age of the moon on January 1st, minus one unity, 0 being the new moon's age.


Parliament recess (end) -
Monday April 13, 2020

Special Events : In Porto-Novo


Tour du Bénin -
Tuesday April 14, 2020

Sports events : Bicycle race


Spring holiday (end) -
Wednesday April 22, 2020

School holidays :