Guinea-Bissau

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Guinea-Bissau for 2017 ready to be integrated into your application.

Located on the west coast of Africa is the tropical country of Guinea-Bissau. During the 19th century Guinea was colonized by the Portuguese. On September 24, 1973, the Republic of Guinea-Bussau was founded and became independent from Portugal. In 1974 the capital Bissau was added to the name to avoid confusion with the country French Guinea, and the country was named the Republic of Guinea-Bissau.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Sunday New Year's Day
March 8th Wednesday International Women's Day
March 20th Monday March Equinox
May 1st Monday Labor Day
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
June 25th Sunday Festival of Breaking the Fast
August 3rd Thursday Anniversary of the Killing of Pidjiguoiti
September 1st Friday Feast of the Sacrifice
September 22nd Friday September Equinox
September 24th Sunday National Day
November 14th Tuesday Anniversary of the Movement of Readjustment
December 21st Thursday December Solstice
December 24th Sunday Christmas Eve
December 25th Monday Christmas Day
December 31st Sunday New Year's Eve
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="GW" -d year="2017" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"