for the Swazis of southern Africa was guaranteed by the British in the
late 19th century; independence was granted 1968. Student and labor
unrest during the 1990s have pressured the monarchy (one of the oldest
on the continent) to grudgingly allow political reform and greater
Holidays Jan 1 - New Year's Day
Mar 25~ - Good Friday
Mar 28~ - Easter Monday
Apr 19 - Birthday of King Mswati III
Apr 25 - National Flag Day
May 1 - Labour Day
May 5~ - Ascension
Jul 22 - Birthday of the Late King Sobhuza II
Aug/Sep* - Umhlanga, Reed Dance Day
Sep 6 - Somhlolo Day (Independence Day)
Dec/Jan* - Incwala Ceremony
Dec 25 - Christmas Day
Dec 26 - Boxing Day
The dates of the Umhlanga and Incwala ceremonies(*) vary according to
local sightings of the moon. Besides, the Festivals' dates(~) given
above are also subject to change in every new year.
Country Code: 268
CIA - The World Factbook - Kingdom of Swaziland
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Business Directory - Swaziland
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Lex Africa: Business Guide: Swaziland
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Business in Swaziland
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serves as business oriented directory providing an ultimate African
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is the online news of Swaziland that supplies both national and
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Business, News & Economy Directories for Swaziland
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U.S. Department of State - Bureau of Consular Affairs - For Swaziland
Bureau of Consular Affairs creates a wide range of research named as
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World Trade Organization(WTO) : Swaziland
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Swaziland Federation of Trade Unions
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Embassy Listings For Swaziland
There are listed the embassies of Swaziland including the embassies' contact information.
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Selection of Websites - For Swaziland
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