General information

Working Hours                                                                     

Monday to Friday: 9:00 to 17:00

Embassy's Holidays (2020)

Off days: Sat / Sun / National Holidays of both Japan and Rwanda / New year week / Obon week (Middle of August)

Month

Date

Holiday

January

1

New Year’s Day

 

2

Day after New Year’s Day

 

13J

Coming of Age Day (Second Monday of January)

February

1

National Heroes Day

 

11J

National Foundation Day

 

24J

Emperor’s Birthday (23)

March

20J

Vernal Equinox Day

April

7

Genocide against the Tutsi Memorial Day

 

10

Good Friday

 

13

Easter Monday

 

29J

Showa Day (GW)

May

1

Labour Day

 

3J

Constitution Memorial Day (GW)

 

4J

Greenery Day (GW)

 

5J

Children’s Day (GW)

 

6J

Holiday

July

1

Independence Day

 

4

Liberation Day

 

23*J

Marine Day (Third Monday of July)

 

24**J

Health-Sports Day (Second Monday of October)

Friday of first week of August

7

Umuganura Day

August

10***J

Mountain Day

 

15

Assumption Day

September

21J

Respect for the Aged Day (Third Monday of September)

 

22J

Autumn Equinox Day

November

3J

Culture Day

 

23J

Labor Thanksgiving Day

December

25

Christmas Day

December

26

Boxing Day

EID EL FITR

 

The date shall be announced each year by Rwanda Moslems Association

EID AL-ADHA

 

The date shall be announced each year by Rwanda Moslems Association

Date J: Japanese holiday

* In 2020, this holiday will be moved exceptionally to July 23 in order to create a prolonged holiday around the opening ceremony of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

** In 2020, this holiday is will be moved exceptionally to July 24 in order to create a prolonged holiday around the opening ceremony of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

***In 2020, this holiday will be moved exceptionally to August 10 in order to create a prolonged holiday around the closing ceremony of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.