Past Events

14thJune2021

Tuen Ng Festival – Public Holiday (Hong Kong)

The Tuen Ng Festival, or more commonly known as the Dragon Boat Festival, is held annually in Hong Kong. The traditional race sees various ornately carved vibrantly decorated dragon boats, built in the shape of a war canoe, paddle to the beat of a drummer.The Dragon Boat Festival is believed to repel evil and bring luck in the coming months. ...

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07thJune2021

Sette Giugno – Public Holiday (Malta)

Sette Giugno is a national holiday celebrated in Malta that commemorates a series of riots by the Maltese population on 7th June 1919, caused by troops firing into a crowd and injuring many.Please be advised our Malta office will be closed for the local public holiday on Monday 7th June 2021 but our Isle of Man and Hong Kong offices will remain open as usual.

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31stMay2021

Late May Bank Holiday – Public Holiday (Isle of Man)

Originally known as Whit Monday, the Spring Bank Holiday, also known as Late May Bank Holiday, takes place on the last Monday of May. Although historically celebrated as a religious holiday, today it is more commonly associated as a day for travel or relaxing with family and friends.Please be advised that our Isle of Man office will be closed on Monday 31st May to obse ...

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19thMay2021

Birthday of the Buddha – Public Holiday (Hong Kong)

In Hong Kong, the Birthday of the Buddha is a day celebrated on the 8th day of the fourth month in the Chinese Lunar calendar. Many Buddhist temples in Hong Kong hold special ceremonies to highlight the importance in establishing a harmonious society.Please be advised our Hong Kong office will be closed on Wednesday 19th May to honour this public holiday but our Isle o ...

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03rdMay2021

Early May Bank Holiday – Public Holiday (Isle of Man)

The Early May Bank Holiday is a UK public holiday that takes place annually, on the first Monday in May.Commonly known as May Day, it originates back to Roman times circa 2000 years ago, where soldiers would dance around decorated trees, an event now recognised as Maypole dancing.Our Isle of Man office will be close ...

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01stMay2021

Labour day (hong kong)

Originating back to a strike that took place in 1886 in the USA, Labour Day, also known as International Workers’ Day, is a day to remember and celebrate the efforts and triumphs that workers fought for in respect of better working conditions.Originating back to a strike that took place in 1886 in the USA, Labour Day, also known as International Workers’ Day, is a ...

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06thApril2021

The Day Following Easter Monday – Public Holiday (Hong Kong)

The day following Easter Monday is observed in Hong Kong because Easter Monday is a general and not a statutory holiday.

Please be advised our Hong Kong office will be closed on Tuesday 6th April for the public holiday but our Isle of Man and Malta offices will remain open.

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05thApril2021

Easter Monday – Public Holiday (Isle of Man & Hong Kong)

Whether they are painted, rolled down a hill or of the chocolate variety, the tradition of the Easter egg represents new life being born.Please be advised that our Isle of Man and Hong Kong offices will be closed on Monday 5th April for Easter Monday.Our Malta office remains open as normal.

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04thApril2021

Easter Sunday

Celebrated on the first Sunday after the first spring moon and traditionally known for the resurrection of Jesus, different nations celebrate Easter differently.Some mark Easter by attending a sunrise church service, others by having a celebratory feast with family or hosting an Easter egg hunt for the kids. Traditionally, it is a day for the whole family to enjoy and ...

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02ndApril2021

Good Friday – Public Holiday (all offices)

The Friday preceding Easter Sunday, also known as Good Friday, is a religious holiday that traditionally commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Some religions may observe this day by fasting or attending church services.Please be advised that all of our offices will be closed today as it is a public holiday in the Isle of Man, Malta and Hong Kong.

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