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In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about:
* Worldwide – World Holidays: 27 October-9 November 2013
* Brazil, all ports – Change to cell phone numbers

DATE: October 26, 2013
COUNTRY: Worldwide
World Holidays: 27 October-9 November 2013

Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the
Sun 27 Oct – Independence Day (Turkmenistan)
Mon 28 Oct – Foundation of Independent Czech Republic
Mon 28 Oct – Greek National Holiday (“Ochi Day”)
Mon 28 Oct – New Zealand Labour Day
Mon 28 Oct – Non-Working Holiday for Barangay & Sangguniang Kabataan
Elections (Philippines)
Tue 29 Oct – Turkey Republic Day
Fri 1 Nov – All Saints’ Day
Fri 1 Nov – Anniversary of the Revolution (Algeria)
Sat 2 Nov-Sun 3 Nov – Deepavali/ /Diwali
Tues 4 Nov – Hejir New Year (Lebanon)
Tue 4 Nov – Islamic New Year  (Algeria)
Tue 4 Nov – Russia Day of Unity
Tue 4 Nov – Hew Hijra Year (Hijri holidays may change due to crescent
status) (Egypt)
Tue 5 Nov – Islamic New Year
Sat 9 Nov – Iqbal Day (Pakistan)

For information about operations around the world contact the respective
GAC office. Details may be found in the ‘Contacts’ section of www.gac.com

DATE: October 26, 2013
PORT: all ports
Change to cell phone numbers
From tomorrow (27 October 2013) all cell phone numbers of Rio de Janeiro
and Espírito Santo States will be composed by nine digits.

All  existing phone numbers within area codes 21, 22 and 24 (RJ), 27 and 28
(ES) will have the number 9 added at the beginning of the sequence.

Fro example, after 27 October, the number +55 21 8208… will become +55 21

For information about operations in Brazil contact GAC Brazil at

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