National Holidays in East Timor in 2020

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List of Holidays in East Timor in 2020

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Wednesday New Year's Day National Holiday
Thursday Day after New Year's Day Government Holiday Public sector only
Saturday Chinese New Year Government Holiday Public sector only
Wednesday Ash Wednesday Government Holiday Public sector only
Tuesday Veterans' Day National Holiday
Thursday Holy Thursday Government Holiday Public sector only
Friday Holy Friday National Holiday
Friday Labour Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Wednesday Independence Restoration Day National Holiday National Day
Sunday Idul Fitri National Holiday End of Ramadan
Thursday Corpus Christi National Holiday Second Thursday after Whitsun
Friday Idul Adha National Holiday Feast of the Sacrifice
Sunday Popular Consultation Day National Holiday
Sunday All Saints' Day National Holiday
Monday All Souls' Day National Holiday
Thursday Youth National Day National Holiday
Saturday Proclamation of Independence Day National Holiday
Monday Memorial Day National Holiday
Tuesday Day of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception National Holiday
Friday Christmas Day National Holiday
Thursday National Heroes' Day National Holiday


  • The Law n. 10/2005, of 10th of August, determines national public holidays, official commemorative dates and the granting of days-off, and has been amended by Law n. 3/2016, of 25th of May, to recognise key historical dates of the Timorese Struggle for National Liberation.

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