2020 Holiday Schedule



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

 
LOCATION DATE HOLIDAY
Belgium Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year's Day
  Monday, April 13, 2020 2nd Easter Holiday
  Friday, May 1, 2020 Labor Day
  Thursday, May 21, 2020 Ascension Day
  Friday, May 22, 2020 All Saints Day
  Monday, June 1, 2020 Whit Monday
  Monday, June 29, 2020 Mother's Day observed
  Tuesday, July 21, 2020 National Holiday
  Monday, August 3 - Friday, August 14, 2020 Summer Closure
  Wednesday, November 11, 2020 Armistice Day 
  Thursday, December 24, 2020 Closed (Year-end)
  Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
  Monday, December 28, 2020 Closed (Year-end)
  Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Closed (Year-end)
  Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Closed (Year-end)
  Thursday, December 31, 2020 Closed (Year-end)
     
Botswana Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year's Day
  Thursday, January 2, 2020 Public Holiday
  Friday, January 3, 2020 Closed
  Friday, April 10, 2020 Good Friday
  Monday, April 13, 2020 Easter Monday
  Friday, May 1, 2020 Labour Day 
  Thursday, May 21, 2020 Ascension Day
  Wednesday, July 1, 2020 Sir Seretse Khama Day 
  Thursday, July 2, 2020 Public Holiday
  Monday, July 13, 2020 President's Holiday
  Tuesday, July 14, 2020 Public Holiday
  Wednesday, September 30, 2020 Botswana Day
  Thursday, October 1, 2020 Public Holiday
  Monday, December 21, 2020 Closed
  Tuesday, December 22, 2020 Closed
  Wednesday, December 23, 2020 Closed
  Thursday, December 24, 2020 Closed
  Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
     
Hong Kong Wednesday, January 1, 2020 The first day of January
  Monday, January 27, 2020 The third day of Lunar New Year
  Tuesday, January 28, 2020 The fourth day of Lunar New Year
  Friday, April 10, 2020 Good Friday
  Monday, April 13, 2020 Easter Monday
  Thursday, April 30, 2020 Birthday of the Buddha
  Friday, May 1, 2020 Labour Day
  Thursday, June 25, 2020 Tuen Ng Festival
  Wednesday, July 1, 2020 HKSAR Establishment Day
  Thursday, October 1, 2020 National Day
   Friday, October 2, 2020 The day following the Chinese Mid Autumn Festival
  Monday, October 26, 2020 The day following Chung Yeung Festival
  Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
     
India - Mumbai Wednesday, January 1, 2020 Calendar New Year
  Sunday, January 26, 2020 Republic Day
  Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Holi
  Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Gudi Padwa
  Friday, May 1, 2020 Maharashtra Day
  Saturday, August 15, 2020 Independence Day
  Monday, August 24, 2020 Ganesh Festival
  Friday, October 2, 2020 Gandhi Jayanti
  Thursday, November 12, 2020 Laxmi Poojan (Diwali)
  Friday, November 13, 2020 Laxmi Poojan (Diwali)
  Monday, November 16, 2020 Bhai Dooj (Diwali)
  Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
     
India - Surat Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year
  Sunday, January 26, 2020  Republic Day
  Tuesday, January 14, 2020 Makar Sankranti
  Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Holi
  Saturday, August 15, 2020 Independence Day
  Tuesday, September 1, 2020 Anant Chaturdashi
  Friday, October 2, 2020 Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
  Thursday, November 12, 2020 Laxmi Poojan (Diwali)
  Friday, November 13, 2020 Laxmi Poojan (Diwali)
  Monday, November 16, 2020 Bhai Duj
     
Israel Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Purim
  Wednesday, April 8, 2020 Passover Eve
  Thursday, April 9, 2020 Passover
  Tuesday, April 14, 2020 Passover Second Holiday Eve
  Wednesday, April 15, 2020 Passover Second Holiday
  Tuesday, April 28, 2020 Memorial Day
  Wednesday, April 29, 2020 Independence Day
  Thursday, May 28, 2020 Shavuot Eve
  Sunday, September 20, 2020 New Year's Day
  Sunday, September 27, 2020 Yom Kippur
  Monday, September 28, 2020 Yom Kippur
  Wednesday, October 7, 2020 Sukkot
  Thursday, October 8, 2020 Sukkot
     
Japan Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year's Day
  Thursday, January 2, 2020 Closed
  Friday, January 3, 2020 Closed
  Monday, January 13, 2020 Coming-of-age Day
  Tuesday, February 11, 2020 National Foundation Day
  Monday, February 24, 2020 The Emperor's Birthday observed
  Friday, March 20, 2020 Vernal Equinox Day
  Wednesday, April 29, 2020 Showa Day
  Monday, May 4, 2020 Greenery Day
  Tuesday, May 5, 2020 Children's Day
  Wednesday, May 6, 2020 Constitution Memorial Day observed
  Thursday, July 23, 2020 Marine Day
  Friday, July 24, 2020 Sport day
  Monday, August 10, 2020 Mountain Day
  Monday, September 21, 2020 Respect for the Aged Day
  Tuesday, September 22, 2020 Autumnal Equinox Day
  Tuesday, November 3, 2020 Culture Day
  Monday, November 23, 2020 Labor Thanksgiving Day
  Thursday, December 31, 2020 Closed
     
South Africa Wednesday,  January 1, 2020 New Year's Day
  Friday, April 10, 2020 Good Friday
  Monday, April 13, 2020 Family Day
  Monday, April 27, 2020 Freedom Day
  Friday, May 1, 2020 Workers' Day
  Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Youth Day
  Monday, August 10, 2020 National Women's Day
  Thursday, September 24, 2020 Heritage Day
  Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Day of Reconciliation
  Thursday, December 24, 2020 Closed
  Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
  Monday, December 28, 2020 Closed
  Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Closed
  Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Closed
  Thursday, December 31, 2020 Closed
     
Taiwan Wednesday, January 1, 2020 Founding Day of the Republic of China
  Thursday, January 23, 2020 Day before Chinese New Year Eve
  Friday, January 24, 2020 Chinese New Year Eve
  Monday, January 27, 2020 Chinese New Year
  Tuesday, January 28, 2020 Chinese New Year
  Wednesday, January 29, 2020 Chinese New Year
  Friday, February 28, 2020 Peace Memorial Day
  Thursday, April 2, 2020 Children's Day
  Friday, April 3, 2020 Tomb Sweep Day
  Friday, May 1, 2020 Labour Day
  Thursday, June 25, 2020 Dragon Boat Festival
  Friday, June 26, 2020 The day following Dragon Boat Festival
  Thursday, October 1, 2020 Mid Autumn Festival
  Friday, October 2, 2020 The day following Mid Autumn Festival
  Friday, October, 9, 2020 The day before National Day 
     
Thailand Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year's Day
  Monday, February 10, 2020 Makha Bucha Day observed
  Monday, April 6, 2020 Chakri Memorial Day
  Monday, April 13, 2020 Songkran Festival
  Tuesday, April 14, 2020 Songkran Festival
  Wednesday, April 15, 2020 Songkran Festival
  Friday, May 1, 2020 National Labour Day
  Monday, May 4, 2020 Royal Coronation of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn
  Wednesday, May 6, 2020 Visakha Bucha Day
  Wednesday, June 3, 2020 Her Majesty the Queen's Birthday
  Monday, July 6, 2020 Asarnha Bucha Day observed
  Tuesday, July 28, 2020 H.M. King Maha Vajiralongkorn's Birthday
  Wednesday, August 12, 2020 H.M. Queen Sirikit's Birthday
  Tuesday, October 13, 2020 H.M. King Bhumibol Adjulyadej Memorial Day
  Friday, October 23, 2020 Chulalongkorn Day
  Monday, December 7, 2020 National Father's Day
  Thursday, December 31, 2020 New Year's Eve
     
United Kingdom Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year's Day
  Friday, April 10, 2020 Good Friday
  Monday, April 13, 2020 Easter Monday
  Friday, May 8, 2020 Early May Bank Holiday
  Monday, May 25, 2020 Spring Bank Holiday
  Monday, August 31, 2020 Summer Bank Holiday
  Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day
  Monday, December 28, 2020 Boxing Day observed
  Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Closed
  Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Closed
  Thursday, December 31, 2020 Closed
     
United States Wednesday, January 1, 2020 New Year's Day
  Monday, February 17, 2020 President's Day
  Monday, May 25, 2020 Memorial Day
  Friday, July 3, 2020 Independence Day observed
  Monday, September 7, 2020 Labor Day
  Thursday, November 26, 2020 Thanksgiving Day
  Friday, November 27, 2020 Day After Thanksgiving
  Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas Day