The business world's No-Go Days!
Georgia, South Ossetia, today is your national day! EDIT wishes you all the best on this special day.

linkIraq (Kurdistan) : public and bank holidays, closure of banks, stock exchanges, school vacations

Iraq (Kurdistan) : 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 next 3 months

  • Currency: Dinar (IQD)
  • Internet domain: .iq - Telephone code: +964 - International dialing code: 00 - GMT offset: +3 (DST: yes)
  • Weekend: Friday & Saturday
  • IF YOU NEED TRANSLATION INTO THIS COUNTRY's LANGUAGE(S): Arabic (104 million speakers in 21 countries), Kurdish (20 million speakers), vernaculars, Syriac (0.1 million speakers), Sabean (0,1 million speakers) ...
    Contact edit!
  • DateNameKindMore
    Wednesday may 1, 2024Labor Day/May DaySecular holiday
    view more
    Tuesday may 21, 2024Erbil International FairTradeshows
    view more
    Thursday june 13, 2024Summer holiday (beginning)School holidays
    view more
    Sunday june 16, 2024Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
    view more
    Monday june 17, 2024Eid-ul-Adha - Sacrifice Day - Tabaski - Id-el-Kabir (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
    view more
    Tuesday june 18, 2024Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
    view more
    Wednesday june 19, 2024Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
    view more
    Thursday june 20, 2024Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
    view more
    Monday june 24, 2024Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
    view more
    Sunday july 7, 2024El am Hejir New Year (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
    view more
    Sunday july 14, 2024National DaySecular holiday
    view more
    Tuesday july 16, 2024AshuraMuslim, Sufi
    view more
    Sunday september 1, 2024Summer holiday (end)School holidays
    view more
    Sunday september 15, 2024Mouloud - Mawlid (Prophet's birthday)Muslim, Sufi
    view more
    Thursday october 3, 2024Independence DaySecular holiday
    view more
    Saturday october 26, 2024MarathonSports events
    view more
    Thursday november 7, 2024Mid-term holiday (beginning)School holidays
    view more
    Sunday november 24, 2024Mid-term holiday (end)School holidays
    view more

    Labor Day/May Day

    -
    Wednesday may 1, 2024
    Secular holiday : Chicago, Saturday May 1st, 1886: 350,000 workers go on strike to call for an 8-hour working day. Industries are paralyzed nationwide. On Monday, as demonstrations go on, the police open fire. On Tuesday, Chicago is again on strike. Following a bomb launched against them, the police shoot again. 12 dead, of which 7 policemen. 8 anarchists will be condemned and executed. In 1889, the Socialist International Movement met in Paris and declared this day international workers' day . The Soviets will follow suit, just as the Nazis. In France, under the Vichy regime (1940-1944), the celebration is renamed Labour Day .

    Erbil International Fair

    -
    Tuesday may 21, 2024
    Tradeshows : Lasts 4 days - www.erbilfair.com/ 2024 edition confirmed

    Summer holiday (beginning)

    -
    Thursday june 13, 2024
    School holidays :

    Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

    -
    Sunday june 16, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi : Also written Id al'Adha (or Eid Al-Adha) is the Feast of the Sacrifice , the second main celebration of Islam. It takes place on the tenth day of the twelfth -- last month of the Islamic calendar and celebrates Abraham's (also written Ibrahim) willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia.

    Eid-ul-Adha - Sacrifice Day - Tabaski - Id-el-Kabir (may be changed to the nearest day)

    -
    Monday june 17, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi : The second main celebration of Islam. It celebrates Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia. Paid holiday when falling on Friday or Saturday

    Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

    -
    Tuesday june 18, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi :

    Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

    -
    Wednesday june 19, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi : Also written Id al'Adha (or Eid Al-Adha) is the Feast of the Sacrifice , the second main celebration of Islam. It takes place on the tenth day of the twelfth -- last month of the Islamic calendar and celebrates Abraham's (also written Ibrahim) willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia.

    Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

    -
    Thursday june 20, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi : Also written Id al'Adha (or Eid Al-Adha) is the Feast of the Sacrifice , the second main celebration of Islam. It takes place on the tenth day of the twelfth -- last month of the Islamic calendar and celebrates Abraham's (also written Ibrahim) willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia.

    Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

    -
    Monday june 24, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi : Also written Id al'Adha (or Eid Al-Adha) is the Feast of the Sacrifice , the second main celebration of Islam. It takes place on the tenth day of the twelfth -- last month of the Islamic calendar and celebrates Abraham's (also written Ibrahim) willingness to sacrifice his son in obedience to God. Muslims make their annual pilgrimage, or the Hajj , to Makkah (Mecca) in Saudi Arabia.

    El am Hejir New Year (may be changed to the nearest day)

    -
    Sunday july 7, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi :

    National Day

    -
    Sunday july 14, 2024
    Secular holiday : Celebrates the 1958 coup: the army killed King Feisal II as well as Prince Abdul Illah, seized Baghdad and proclaimed Iraq a republic.

    Ashura

    -
    Tuesday july 16, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi : Martyrdom of Husayn ibn Ali, killed in the year 680 in Kerbala (Iraq) during his fight against injustice.

    Summer holiday (end)

    -
    Sunday september 1, 2024
    School holidays :

    Mouloud - Mawlid (Prophet's birthday)

    -
    Sunday september 15, 2024
    Muslim, Sufi :

    Independence Day

    -
    Thursday october 3, 2024
    Secular holiday : Independence from United Kingdom 1932

    Marathon

    -
    Saturday october 26, 2024
    Sports events : Www.erbilmarathon.org/ 2023 edition confirmed

    Mid-term holiday (beginning)

    -
    Thursday november 7, 2024
    School holidays :

    Mid-term holiday (end)

    -
    Sunday november 24, 2024
    School holidays :