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Fiji observes DST from 2019-11-10 to 2020-01-12

* NEWS: Mention this.
* australasia (Fiji): Guess future transitions Nov Sun>=8
and Jan Sun>=12 instead of Nov Sun>=1 and Jan Sun>=13.
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Unreleased, experimental changes

Briefly:
Fiji observes DST from 2019-11-10 to 2020-01-12.

Changes to future timestamps

Fiji's next DST transitions will be 2019-11-10 and 2020-01-12
instead of 2019-11-03 and 2020-01-19. (Thanks to Raymond Kumar.)
Adjust future guesses accordingly.

Changes to past timestamps

Detroit observed DST in 1967 and 1968 following the US DST rules,
@@ -367,13 +367,16 @@ Zone Indian/Cocos 6:27:40 - LMT 1900
# From Raymond Kumar (2018-07-13):
# http://www.fijitimes.com/government-approves-2018-daylight-saving/
# ... The daylight saving period will end at 3am on Sunday January 13, 2019.
#
# From Paul Eggert (2018-07-15):
# For now, guess DST from 02:00 the first Sunday in November to 03:00
# the first Sunday on or after January 13. January transitions reportedly

# From Paul Eggert (2019-08-06):
# Today Raymond Kumar reported the Government of Fiji Gazette Supplement No. 27
# (2019-08-02) said that Fiji observes DST "commencing at 2.00 am on
# Sunday, 10 November 2019 and ending at 3.00 am on Sunday, 12 January 2020."
# For now, guess DST from 02:00 the second Sunday in November to 03:00
# the first Sunday on or after January 12. January transitions reportedly
# depend on when school terms start. Although the guess is ad hoc, it matches
# transitions since late 2014 and seems more likely to match future
# practice than guessing no DST.
# transitions planned this year and seems more likely to match future practice
# than guessing no DST.

# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule Fiji 1998 1999 - Nov Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 -
@@ -384,8 +387,9 @@ Rule Fiji 2010 2013 - Oct Sun>=21 2:00 1:00 -
Rule Fiji 2011 only - Mar Sun>=1 3:00 0 -
Rule Fiji 2012 2013 - Jan Sun>=18 3:00 0 -
Rule Fiji 2014 only - Jan Sun>=18 2:00 0 -
Rule Fiji 2014 max - Nov Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 -
Rule Fiji 2015 max - Jan Sun>=13 3:00 0 -
Rule Fiji 2014 2018 - Nov Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 -
Rule Fiji 2015 max - Jan Sun>=12 3:00 0 -
Rule Fiji 2019 max - Nov Sun>=8 2:00 1:00 -
# Zone NAME STDOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Pacific/Fiji 11:55:44 - LMT 1915 Oct 26 # Suva
12:00 Fiji +12/+13

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