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01/07/2015 - Holidays to be observed during 2016

Αpart from Saturdays and Sundays, the following days in 2016 will be observed as holidays by the Bank of Greece:

   1st  January  New Year’s Day
   6th  January  Epiphany
 14th  March  Pure Monday (Monday of Lent)
 25th  March  National Holiday
 29th  April  Good Friday
 2nd  May  Easter Monday
 20th  June  Monday of the Holy Spirit (Whit Monday)
 15th  August  Dormition of the Blessed Virgin Mary Mother of God (Theotokos)
 28th  October  National Holiday
 26th  December  Boxing Day

It should be noted that 1 May 2016 coincides with Easter Sunday. In the event that, by ministerial decision, the 1st of May is declared an official public holiday and is moved to another date, the Bank of Greece will observe such holiday accordingly.