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Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a national calendar of all 2018 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
1 JanMonNew Year Holiday
15 Feb to 21 FebThu to WedSpring Festival
5 Apr to 6 AprThu to FriChing Ming Festival
30 Apr to 1 MayMon to TueLabour Day Holiday
18 JunMonDragon Boat Festival
24 SepMonMid-Autumn Festival
1 Oct to 7 OctMon to SunNational Day Holiday

The State Council also provides public holidays for specific social groups:

DateDayHoliday
8 MarThuInternational Women's Day *
4 MayFriYouth Day *
1 JunFriChildren's Day *
1 AugWedArmy Day *

Note:
— International Women’s Day is observed for half day by women only.
— Youth Day is observed for half day by youths between age 14 to 28.
— Children’s Day is observed for a full day by children below age 14.
— Army Day is observed for half day by military personnel in active service.