・New Year's Day - 1/Jan

・Orthodox Christmas - 7/Jan

・Women's Day - 8/Mar

・May Day & the Day of Spring - 1 and 2/May

・Victory Day - 9/May

・Indipendence Day - 12/Jun

・Day of Reconciliation and Harmony - 7/Nov

・Constitution Day - 12/Dec

Business hours

The food shops are usually opened from 8:00 to 20:00 for 24 hours a day except on sundays from 8:00 to 18:00, even in small villages. Big department stores, clothing stores, supermarkets are opened all week long from 10:00 to 21:00 or 22:00. Those shops are also opened on holidays.
State institutions, offices, companies are usually opened from 9:00 or 10:00 to 18:00 or 19:00 and do not work on Saturday, Sundays and public holidays.
Most banks are opened 9:00 to 17:00 Monday to Friday, some are opened on Saturday as well. The major banks, such as Sberbank, AlfaBank, Guta Bank are opened Monday to Friday 9:00 to 20:00, and 10:00 to 18:00 on Saturdays. On public holidays and Sundays are closed. Self-service ATMs operate 24 hours a day usually.