Japan Embassy and Consulates in Iraq
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Iraqi and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Respect for the Aged Day||Tuesday, September 21||1 day, 11 hours|
|Autumnal Equinox Day||Wednesday, September 22||2 days, 11 hours|
|Independence Day||Sunday, October 03||1 week, 6 days|
|Mawlid al-Nabi||Friday, October 29||1 month, 1 week|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|Victory Day||Friday, December 10||2 months, 3 weeks|
|Christmas||Saturday, December 25||3 months|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Iraqi Army Day||Thursday, January 06||3 months, 2 weeks|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 3 weeks|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Iraq?
Japan currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in Iraq including Baghdad and Erbil.
2 - Do Iraqi citizens need a visa for Japan?
Iraqi citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into Japan. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of Japan in Iraq for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in Iraq?
The Japanese representative offices in Iraq will be closed in observance of the following Iraqi and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Respect for the Aged Day (JP) Tue, Sep 21, 2021 (1 day, 15 hours)
Time in Japan vs Iraq
Tokyo, Japan time is 6:00 hours ahead of Baghdad, Iraq