In Turkmenistan on the occasion of Memorial Day the day off is moved from October 6 to October 7

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed a decree "On the postponement of the day off on the occasion of Memorial Day." According to the document due to the fact that Memorial Day falls on Sunday as well as in accordance with part 2 of Article 81 of the Labor Code of Turkmenistan the day off from October 6 2019 is postponed to Monday October 7.

The document requires all institutions enterprises and organizations regardless of ownership to enforce this decree.