Holiday Schedule & Closures



Below is the list of recognized holidays when GIA locations will be closed.

 

 

LOCATION DATE HOLIDAY
Botswana Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year’s Day
  Tuesday, January 2, 2024 Public Holiday
  Wednesday, January 3, 2024 Closer Day
  Friday, March 29, 2024 Easter Friday
  Monday, April 1, 2024 Easter Monday
  Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Labor Day
  Thursday, May 9, 2024 Ascension Day
  Monday, July 15, 2024 President's Holiday 1st Day 
  Tuesday, July 16, 2024 President's Holiday 2nd Day 
  Monday, September 30, 2024 Botswana Independence Day
  Tuesday, October 1, 2024 Botswana Independence Day Observed 
  Monday, December 23, 2024 Closed
  Tuesday, December, 24, 2024 Closed
  Wednesday, December 25, 2024 Christmas Day
  Thursday, December 26, 2024 Boxing Day
  Friday, December 27, 2024 Closed
  Monday, December 30, 2024 Closed
  Tuesday, December 31, 2024 Closed
  Wednesday, January 1, 2025 New Year's Day
     
Hong Kong Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year’s Day
  Monday, February 12, 2024 The third day of Lunar New Year
  Tuesday, February 13, 2024 The fourth day of Lunar New Year
  Friday, March 29, 2024 Good  Friday
  Monday, April 1, 2024 Easter Monday
  Thursday, April 4, 2024 Ching Ming Festival
  Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Labour Day
  Wednesday, May 15, 2024 The Birthday of the Buddha
  Monday, June 10, 2024 Tuen Ng Festival
  Monday, July 1, 2024 HKSAR Establishment Day
  Wednesday, September 18, 2024 The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival
  Tuesday, October 1, 2024 National Day
  Friday, October 11, 2024 Chung Yeung Festival
  Wednesday, December 25, 2024 Christmas Day
  Thursday, December 26, 2024 The first weekday after Christmas Day
  Wednesday, January 1, 2025 New Year's Day
     
India - Mumbai Friday, January 26, 2024 Republic Day
  Monday, March 25, 2024 Holi
  Tuesday, April 9, 2024 Gudi Padwa
  Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Maharashtra Day
  Thursday, August 15, 2024 Independence Day
  Wednesday, October 2, 2024 Gandhi Jayanti
  Thursday, October 31, 2024 Diwali
  Friday, November 1, 2024 Diwali 
     
India - Surat Friday, January 26, 2024 Republic Day
  Monday, March 25, 2024 Holi
  Thursday, August 15, 2024 Independence Day
  Wednesday, October 2, 2024 Gandhi Jayanti
  Thursday, October 31, 2024 Diwali 
  Friday, November 1, 2024 Diwali
     
Israel Tuesday, February 27, 2024 Election Day
  Sunday, March 24, 2024 Purim
  Monday, April 22, 2024 Passover Eve
  Tuesday, April 23, 2024 Passover
  Sunday,  April 28, 2024 Passover Second Holiday Eve
  Monday, April 29, 2024 Passover Second Holiday
  Monday,  May 13, 2024 Memorial Day
  Tuesday, May 14, 2024 Independence Day
  Tuesday, June 11, 2024 Shavuot (Feast of Shavuot) Eve
  Wednesday, June 12, 2024 Shavuot (Feast of Shavuot)
  Wednesday, October 2, 2024 New Year’s Eve
  Thursday, October 3, 2024 New Year’s Day
  Wednesday, October 16, 2024 Sukkot Eve
  Thursday, October 17, 2024 Sukkot
  Wednesday, October 23, 2024 Sukkot Second Holiday Eve
  Thursday, October 24, 2024 Sukkot Second Holiday
     
Japan Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year’s Day
  Tuesday, January 2, 2024 Closed
  Wednesday, January 3, 2024 Closed
  Monday, January 8, 2024 Coming-of-Age Day
  Monday, February 12, 2024 National Foundation Day
  Friday, February 23, 2024 The Emperor's Birthday
  Wednesday, March 20, 2024 Spring Equinox Day
  Monday, April 29, 2024 Showa Day
  Friday, May 3, 2024 Constitution Memorial Day 
  Saturday, May 4, 2024 Greenery Day Observed   
  Monday, May 6, 2024 Children's Day Observed
  Monday, July 15, 2024 Marine Day   
  Monday, August 12, 2024 Mountain Day
  Monday, September 16, 2024 Respect for the Aged Day
  Monday, September 23, 2024 Autumnal Equinox Day
  Monday, October 14, 2024 Sports Day
  Monday, November 4, 2024 Culture Day
  Saturday, November 23, 2024 Labor Thanksgiving Day Observed
  Tuesday, December 31, 2024 Year-end Closure
  Wednesday, January 1, 2025 Year-end Closure
  Thursday, January 2, 2025 Year-end Closure
  Friday, January 3, 2025 Year-end Closure
     
Singapore Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year’s Day
  Monday, February 12, 2024 Chinese New Year Holiday
  Friday, March 29, 2024 Good Friday
  Wednesday, April 10, 2024 Hari Raya Puasa
  Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Labour Day
  Wednesday, May 22, 2024 Vesak Day
  Monday, June 17, 2024 Hari Raya Haji
  Friday, August 9, 2024 National Day
  Thursday, October 31, 2024 Deepavali
  Wednesday, December 25, 2024 Christmas Day
  Wednesday, January 1, 2025 New Year's Day
     
South Africa Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year`s Day
  Thursday, March 21, 2024 Human Rights Day
  Friday, March 29, 2024 Good Friday
  Monday, April 1, 2024 Family Day
  Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Workers Day
  Monday, June 17, 2024 Youth Day Observed
  Friday, August 9, 2024 Women's Day
  Tuesday, September 24, 2024 Heritage Day Holiday
  Sunday, December 22, 2024 Closed
  Monday, December 23, 2024 Closed
  Tuesday, December, 24, 2024 Closed
  Wednesday, December 25, 2024 Christmas Day
  Thursday, December 26, 2024 Day of Goodwill
  Friday, December 27, 2024 Closed
  Monday, December 30, 2024 Closed
  Tuesday, December 31, 2024 Closed
  Wednesday, January 1, 2025 New Year's Day
     
Taiwan Monday, January 1, 2024 Founding Day of the Republic of China
  Thursday, February 8, 2024 The Day before Chinese New Year Eve
  Friday, February 9, 2024 Chinese New Year
  Monday, February 12, 2024 Chinese New Year
  Tuesday, February 13, 2024 Chinese New Year
  Wednesday, February 14, 2024 Chinese New Year
  Wednesday, February 28, 2024 Peace Memorial Day
  Thursday, April 4, 2024 Tomb Sweep Day (Qing Ming Festival)
  Friday, April 5, 2024 The day after Children's Day Holiday
  Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Labour Day
  Monday, June 10, 2024 Dragon Boat Festival
  Tuesday, September 17, 2024 Mid-Autumn Festival Holiday
  Thursday, October 10, 2024 ROC National Day
  Wednesday, January 1, 2025 Founding Day of the Republic of China
     
Thailand Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year's Day
  Tuesday, January 2, 2024 New Year's Eve Observed
  Monday, February 26, 2024 Makha Bucha Day Observed
  Monday, April 8, 2024 Chakri Memorial Day Observed
  Monday, April 15, 2024 Songkran Festival
  Wednesday, April 17, 2024 Songkran Festival observed
  Wednesday, May 1, 2024 National Labour Day
  Monday, May 6, 2024  Royal Coronation of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Observed
  Wednesday, May 22, 2024 Visakha Bucha Day
  Monday, June 3, 2024 Her Majesty the Queen's Birthday
  Wednesday, July 22, 2024 Asarnha Bucha Day Observed
  Monday, July 29, 2024 H.M. King Maha Vajiralongkorn's Birthday Observed
  Monday, August 12, 2024 H.M. Queen Sirikit's Birthday
  Monday, October 14, 2024 H.M. King Bhumibol Adjulyadej Memorial Day Observed
  Wednesday, October 23, 2024 Chulalongkorn Day
  Thursday, December 5, 2024 National Father's Day
  Tuesday, December 10, 2024 Constitution Day
  Tuesday, December 31, 2024 New Year's Eve
     
United Kingdom Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year's Day
  Friday, March 29, 2024 Good Friday
  Monday, April 1, 2024 Easter Monday
  Monday, May 6, 2024 Early May Bank Holiday
  Monday, May 27, 2024 Spring Bank Holiday
  Monday, August 26, 2024 Summer Bank Holiday
  Monday, December 23, 2024 Closed
  Tuesday, December 24, 2024 Closed
  Wednesday, December 25, 2024 Christmas Day
  Thursday, December 26, 2024 Boxing Day
  Friday, December 27, 2024 Closed
  Wednesday, January 1, 2025 New Year's Day  
     
United States Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year's Day
  Monday, January 15, 2024   Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  Monday, February 19, 2024 President's Day
  Monday, May 27, 2024 Memorial Day
  Thursday, July 4, 2024 Independence Day
  Monday, September 2, 2024 Labor Day
  Thursday, November 28, 2024 Thanksgiving Day
  Friday, November 29, 2024 Day After Thanksgiving
  Wednesday, December 25, 2024 Christmas Day
  Wednesday, January 1, 2025 New Year's Day