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DHL eCommerce Event Observer

Algeria 12 Nov 17 to 10 Feb 18 Algiers (ALG) – Maintenance Work at Algiers Airport: During the period from November 12, 2017 to February 10, 2018, maintenance work will be carried out on a runway at Algiers Airport (ALG). The runway will remain closed during this time.
Bosnia Herzegovina 21 Nov Republika Srpska: Dayton Peace Agreement Day - Regional
Italy 21 Nov Today’s Strikes at Italian Airports: Baggage handlers at Italian airports have announced a nationwide strike from 13:00 to 17:00. At the very same time, aviation workers at the airports Pisa (PSA) and Florence (FLR) have planned strike measures as well. According to media reports, today’s strikes of personnel at airports in Florence, Pisa and Bologna and of baggage handlers countrywide will cause major disruptions and delays.
Germany 22 Nov Saxony: Repentance Day - Regional
Georgia 23 Nov St. Georg's Day - National
Japan 23 Nov Labour Thanksgiving Day - National
Panama 23 Nov Copa Airlines - Strike by Copa Airlines Ground Staff: Ground staff at Copa Airlines announced to launch an indefinite strike on November 23.
United States 23 Nov Thanksgiving Day - National
India 24 Nov Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom Day - Regional
United States 24 Nov Georgia: Robert E. Lee's Birthday - Regional
United States 24 Nov New Mexico: President's Day - Regional
United States 24 Nov Indiana, West Virginia: Lincoln's Birthday - Regional
United States 24 Nov 24 states: Black Friday - Regional
United States 24 Nov Maryland: American Indian Heritage Day - Regional
Bosnia Herzegovina 25 Nov Statehood Day - National
Argentina 27 Nov National Sovereignty Day - National
New Zealand 27 Nov Chatham Islands: Provincial Anniversary Day - Regional
Panama 27 to 28 Nov Independence from Spain - National
Ghana 1 Dec Famers' Day - National
Lots of Countries (Worldwide) 1 Dec The Prophet's Birthday - National
Portugal 1 Dec Independence Restoration Day - National
Romania 1 Dec National Day - National
India 2 Dec Milad un-Nabi / Id-e-Milad - National
United Arab Emirates 2 Dec National Day - National
Sri Lanka 3 Dec Unduwap Full Moon Poya Day - National
New Zealand 4 Dec Westland: Provincial Anniversary Day - Regional
Spain 4 Dec Navarre: Day of Navarre - Regional
Vietnam 4 Nov Impact of Tropical Storm Damrey: Tropical storm Damrey made landfall in Vietnam on 4 November, causing heavy rainfall and flooding, particularly in southern and central parts of the country. Some regions were isolated. Dozens of flights were canceled; rail traffic has been suspended. Further heavy rain is expected.
Malaysia 4 Nov Severe Weather: Severe storms hit Northern Malaysia, causing storm damage and flooding. The state of Penang was particularly affected; the centre of the capital George Town is completely flooded. Further intense rainfalls are predicted.
Italy 5 Nov Northern and Central Italy - Severe Weather: Strong winds and heavy rainfall hit Northern and Central Italy. In Rome, flooding was reported in several parts of the city; road and rail traffic was disrupted. The transport axis between the Ligurian cities of Genoa and Savona was closed due to landslides.
France 6 Nov Paris Region - Severe Road Traffic Congestion: Heavy traffic congestion has been reported on roads throughout the Paris region on 6 November due to an ongoing protest. Roadblocks and trucks driving at a reduced speed caused more than 435 km (270 mi) of traffic jams. The Porte de la Muette entrance to Paris has been closed at 09:00.
Uruguay 6 / 8 / 10 / 12 / 14 / 16 Nov Series of Strikes by Air Traffic Controllers: Uruguayan air traffic controllers will stage a series of strikes between 6 and 16 November. The strikes will affect takeoffs from airports across the country according to the following schedule (local time):
November 06: midnight – 2 a.m. and noon – 2 p.m.
November 08: 2 a.m. – 4 a.m. and 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
November 10: 4 a.m. – 6 a.m. and 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
November 12: 6 a.m. – 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
November 14: 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. and 8 p.m – 10 p.m.
November 16: 10 a.m. – noon and 10 p.m. – midnight
Australia 7 Nov Victoria: Melbourne Cup Day - Regional
United States 7 Nov New Jersey, Virginia: Election Day - Regional
Azerbaijan 9 Nov State Flag Day of Azerbaijan - National
Cambodia 9 Nov Independence Day - National
Pakistan 9 Nov Iqbal-Day - National
Brazil 10 Nov Nationwide Strike in Brazil: The union Central Unica dos Trabalhadores (CUT) has called for a nationwide strike in Brazil on 10 November. Demonstrations are likely across the country, including Sao Paulo city (Sao Paulo state), Porto Alegre (Rio Grande do Sul state) and Manaus (Amazonas state). Heightened security measures and traffic disruptions are to be expected.
Italy 10 Nov General Strike in Italy: A 24-hour countrywide general strike in the public and the private sector has been announced in Italy for 10 November. If the strike proceeds as scheduled, major disruptions in air, train and maritime traffic are to be expected. Consequently, delays in mail processing and delivery might be possible.
Iran 10 Nov Arbaeen - National
Panama 10 Nov Los Santos Uprising Day - National
Austria 11 Nov Burgenland: Saint Martin - Regional
11 Nov Armistice Day - National
Canada 11 Nov All except Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Québec: Remembrance Day - Regional
Poland 11 Nov Independence Day - National
United States 11 Nov Veterans Day - National
Germany 11 to 12 Nov Cologne/Bonn Airport - Maintenance Work: The main runway at Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) will be closed again during the night from 11 November to 12 November since heavy rain did not allow repair works to be finished in October. During the closure, flights will be rescheduled, diverted or canceled.
Azerbaijan 12 Nov Constitution Day - National
Azerbaijan 13 Nov Constitution Day Holiday - National
Colombia 13 Nov Independence of Cartagena - National
Greece 13 to 29 Nov Mykonos Airport (JMK) - Closed for Construction Works: Mykonos Airport (JMK) will remain closed between November 13 and 29 due to construction works on the runway.
Austria 15 Nov Lower Austria, Vienna: Saint Leopold - Regional
Belgium 15 Nov Wallonia: German Community Day - Regional
Brazil 15 Nov Republic Day - National
Azerbaijan 17 Nov National Revival Day - National
Czech Republic
17 Nov Freedom and Democracy Day - National
New Zealand 17 Nov Canterbury: Provincial Anniversary Day - Regional
18 Nov Independence Day - National
Iran 19 Nov Martyrdom of Imam Reza - National
Mexico 20 Nov Revolution Day Memorial - National