The Worldly Marketer newsletter  -   October 2018 edition

See You In Seattle?

LocWorld38 is coming up later this month, from October 17-19, in Seattle, Washington. I'll be moderating a presentation in the Global Business track on October 18: " Digital Transformation Challenges to Transform One Voice, Many Languages".  For a introduction to Carrie Fischer, Internationalization Manager at Subway and one of the co-presenters, make sure to tune into episode #118 of The Worldly Marketer Podcast.

Will you be attending LocWorld38? I look forward to seeing you there!


Kathrin Bussmann
Founder & Principal at Verbaccino

International & Global Marketing News

For a curated selection of the latest news & views on Global Marketing Topics, check out Verbaccino's free magazine on Flipboard. It's a great free  resource, and I update it as often as possible.

for October 2018


Here are some of the important dates coming up this month:

October 1: National Day of China

October 2:  Simchat Torah  in Israel

October 3: German Unity Day  in Germany

October 5: Republic Day in Portugal

October 8: Thanksgiving Day in Canada

October 8: Columbus Day in the U.S.A.

October 9: Hangeul Day in South Korea

October 9: Independence Day in Uganda

October 10: Navaratri begins in  Hinduism

October 12: National Day of Spain

October 15: Durga Puja  begins in Hinduism

October 17: Double Ninth Festival in East-Asian cultures

October 19: Vijayadashami in Hinduism

October 20: Mashujaa Day in Kenya

October 22: Labour Day in New Zealand

October 23: Sharad Purnima in Hinduism

October 24: Last day of Vassa, a.k.a. Buddhist Lent

October 24: Independence Day in Zambia

October 27: Karwa Chauth  in Hinduism

October 28: Ohi Day in Greece and Cyprus

October 29: Republic Day in Turkey

October 30: Arba'een in Shia Islam

October 31: Halloween  in Western Christian tradition

October 31: Day of the Dead in Mexico

These are just some of the international holidays & observances coming up in October. For the complete calendar, click here.

You can  download this calendar as a PDF document by clicking on the link, above,  and selecting "Save Page As".

Get  more details about any holiday or observance on the calendar  by clicking on the specific entry.

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