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Myanmar’s Public Holiday Schedule 2015

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Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, has made history when it’s recorded as the world’s oldest and most sophisticated pagodas and temples that have caught the attention of many travelers across the globe. Despite the thousand years of being under the rule of different thrones being politically unstable, the country has …

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Bangladesh’s Public Holiday Schedule 2015

Bangladesh

Bordered by India on the west and Myanmar on the south, Bangladesh is one of the countries in South Asia which has displayed significant advancement in economic and political growth as well as other aspects of development including human, social, health and education. The country showcases its world class attractions …

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Malaysia’s Public Holiday Schedule 2015

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Malaysia since its independence in 1957 has a flourishing economic growth in Southeast Asia. The country’s diverse culture and tradition have become a unique attraction among its increasing visitors. British colonialism has occurred in the 18th century with the country’s potential to development in addition to its fascinating location in …

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Philippines Public Holiday Schedule 2015

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The Philippines lies in the Southeast Asia as a tropical country rich with natural resources. This destination is very popular not only for its outstanding beauty but hospitable people. Known as the “Pearl of the Orient Seas’, the Philippine archipelago prides itself as a unified country amidst diverse culture, tradition …

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Turkey Public Holidays Schedule 2014

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Turkey is a land deeply rooted to its millennia-old traditions while its more cosmopolitan cities Istanbul and capital, Ankara, accommodate changes brought about by its proximity to more forward-looking European cities. While devoutly Islam, Turkey acknowledges the need to celebrate nationally significant events on equal frequency with religious festivities. Keep …

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Macau Public Holidays Schedule 2014

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Across the Fragrant Harbor is Hong Kong’s sister, Macau. Though part of China administratively, Macau is commercially and economically autonomous and able to represent itself in these matters; hence, Macau’s casino industry is a major tourist draw. On the historical front, Macau permeates a Portuguese air, having been the latter’s …

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Myanmar Public Holidays Schedule 2014

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Myanmar or Burma is playing with political reforms which in turn open up its tourism potential as an unsullied Southeast Asian country with no Golden Arches or Starbucks (yet) in sight. As a Buddhist nation, the Burmese celebrate most of its holidays as religious occasions, apart from the handful that …

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Laos Public Holidays Schedule 2014

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Lao PDR celebrates most of its public holidays as homage to the achievements and accomplishments of the ruling single-party socialists. In fact, only the New Year’s Day and Laotian Songkran are non-civic events while the rest are of nationalist/socialist nature. (It has to be noted, however, that many other Buddhist …

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Bangladesh Public Holidays Schedule 2014

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Bangladesh is an Indian subcontinent country pulsating with potential in the IT and business process outsourcing industry. Despite these very modern endeavors, Bangladesh remains true to its heritage with the celebration of its time-honored festivals that are both religious and national in nature. Below are Bangladesh public holidays 2014. (Islamic …

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India’s Public Holidays Schedule 2014

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India’s cultural diversity is staggering, and this is best reflected in the many public holidays the state and the nation as a whole celebrate. Given the deep devotion of Indians to their varied faiths, the majority of the festivals are religious in nature. India public holidays 2014 are categorized into …

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