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Fiji ends DST 2018-01-14

* NEWS: Mention this.  (Thanks to Dominic Fok.)
* australasia (Fiji): Assume 1st Sunday >= Jan 14, not 15.
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@@ -2,13 +2,18 @@ News for the tz database

Unreleased, experimental changes

Briefly: Namibia switches from +01/+02 to +02 on 2018-04-01.
Briefly: Fiji ends DST 2018-01-14, not 2018-01-21.
Namibia switches from +01/+02 to +02 on 2018-04-01.
Turks & Caicos switches from -04 to -05/-04 on 2018-11-04.
A new file tzdata.zi now holds a small text copy of all data.
The zic input format has been regularized slightly.

Changes to future time stamps

Fiji ends DST 2018-01-14 instead of the 2018-01-21 previously
predicted. (Thanks to Dominic Fok.) Adjust future predictions
accordingly.

Namibia will switch from +01 with DST to +02 all year on
2017-09-03 at 02:00. This affects UT offsets starting 2018-04-01
at 02:00. (Thanks to Steffen Thorsen.)
@@ -357,9 +357,12 @@ Zone Indian/Cocos 6:27:40 - LMT 1900
# clocks go forward an hour at 2am to 3am.... Daylight Saving will
# end at 3.00am on Sunday 15th January 2017."

# From Paul Eggert (2016-10-03):
# For now, guess DST from 02:00 the first Sunday in November to
# 03:00 the third Sunday in January. Although ad hoc, it matches
# From Paul Eggert (2017-08-21):
# Dominic Fok writes (2017-08-20) that DST ends 2018-01-14, citing
# Extraordinary Government of Fiji Gazette Supplement No. 21 (2017-08-27),
# [Legal Notice No. 41] of an order of the previous day by J Usamate.
# For now, guess DST from 02:00 the first Sunday in November to 03:00
# the first Sunday on or after January 14. Although ad hoc, it matches
# transitions since late 2014 and seems more likely to match future
# practice than guessing no DST.

@@ -373,7 +376,7 @@ 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 S
Rule Fiji 2015 max - Jan Sun>=15 3:00 0 -
Rule Fiji 2015 max - Jan Sun>=14 3:00 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Pacific/Fiji 11:55:44 - LMT 1915 Oct 26 # Suva
12:00 Fiji +12/+13

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