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Year 2012

DateHolidayComment
January 1
(Sunday)
New Year's Day
January 2
(Monday)
2nd January
January 3
(Tuesday)
Bank Holiday
January 4
(Wednesday)
Bank Holiday
January 5
(Thursday)
Bank Holiday
January 6
(Friday)
Bank Holiday
January 9
(Monday)
Orthodox Christmas DayReligious - Orthodox
January 11
(Wednesday)
new year holiday (end)
February 23
(Thursday)
Defence of the Motherland
February 24
(Friday)
Bridge day
March 8
(Thursday)
Womens' Day
March 9
(Friday)
Bridge day
March 11
(Sunday)
WORKING DAY
March 16
(Friday)
spring holiday (beginning)
March 26
(Monday)
spring holiday (end)
April 28
(Saturday)
WORKING DAY
April 30
(Monday)
Bridge day
May 1
(Tuesday)
Labor Day/May Day
May 7
(Monday)
Public holiday
May 7
(Monday)
Public holiday
May 9
(Wednesday)
Victory Day
June 1
(Friday)
summer holiday (beginning)
June 9
(Saturday)
WORKING DAY
June 11
(Monday)
Public holiday
June 12
(Tuesday)
National DayNational Day
September 1
(Saturday)
summer holiday (end)
October 26
(Friday)
autumn holiday (beginning)
November 5
(Monday)
Day of Unity
November 12
(Monday)
autumn holiday (end)
December 21
(Friday)
winter holiday (beginning)
December 29
(Saturday)
WORKING DAY
December 31
(Monday)
Public holiday




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