Public Holidays 2021 - All Countries

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JANUARY

1 January: New Year's Day (Thailand, Vietnam, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, Cambodia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Laos)

4 January: Independence Day (Myanmar)

7 January: Victory Day Against Pol Pot Genocide (Cambodia)

11 January: Coming of Age Day (Japan)

13 January: Kayin New Year Day (Myanmar: Holiday in Kayin)

28 January: Thaipusam (Malaysia: Holiday in Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Johor, Negeri Sembilan, Perak, Putrajaya & Selangor)







FEBRUARY

1 February: Federal Territory Day (Malaysia: Holiday in Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya & Labuan)

8 February: Meak Bochea Day (Cambodia)

11 February: National Foundation Day (Japan)

10-16 February: TET - Lunar New Year (Vietnam)

Chinese New Year:
10 - 18 February (China)
12 February (Indonesia)
12 - 13 February (Singapore)
12 - 13 February (Malaysia)
12 - 15 February (Hong Kong)

12 February: Union Day (Myanmar)

26 February: Makha Bucha Day (Thailand)

23 February: Emperor's Birthday (Japan)

MARCH

2 March: Peasants' Day (Myanmar)

8 March:International Women's Day (Cambodia & Laos)

11 March: Isra Mi'raj (Indonesia and Malaysia: Hoilday in Langkawi)

14 March: Hari Raya Nyepi (Indonesia: Holiday in Bali)

20 March: Spring Equinox (Japan)

27 March: Tabaung Full Moon Day (Myanmar)

27 March: Armed Forces Day (Myanmar)

APRIL

2 April: Good Friday (Singapore, Indonesia & Malaysia: Holiday in Sabah & Sarawak)

2 - 4 April: Easter Holidays (Hong Kong)

3 - 5 April: Qingming/Ching Ming Festival (China & Hong Kong)

6 April: Chakri Day (Thailand)

13 April: Awal Ramadan (Malaysia: Holiday in Johor, Malacca, and Kedah)

13 - 15 April: Songkran Festival (Thailand)

13 - 16 April: Thingyan Holiday (Myanmar)

14 - 16 April: Lao New Year (Laos)

14 - 16 April: Khmer New Year (Cambodia)

14 April: Galungan Day (Indonesia: Holiday in Bali)

17 April: Myanmar New Year Holidays (Myanmar)

21 April: Hung Kings Commemoration Day (Vietnam)

29 April: Showa Day (Japan)

29 April: Nuzul Al-Quran (Malaysia: Holiday in Kuala Lumpur, Labuan, Pahang, Penang, Perak, Perlis, Putrajaya & Selangor)

30 April: Reunification Day (Vietnam)

MAY

1 May: Labor Day (Vietnam, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, Cambodia, Malaysia, Myanmar & Laos)

1 - 5 May: Labor Day (China)

3 May: Substitution for Labor Day (Thailand)

4 May: Greenery Day (Japan)

4 May: H.M. King Vajiralongkorn's Coronation Day (Thailand)

5 May: Children's Day (Japan)

6 May: Substitution for Constitution Memorial Day (Japan)

12 May: Lebaran Holiday (Indonesia)

13 May: Hari Raya Puasa (Singapore)

13 May: Ascension Day of Jesus Christ (Indonesia)

13 - 14 May: Hari Raya Idul Fitri (Indonesia)

13 - 14 May: Hari Raya Aidi-Fitri (Malaysia)

14 May: King Sihamoni's Birthday (Cambodia)

15 - 18 May: Lebaran Holiday (Indonesia)

19 May: Buddha's Birthday (Hong Kong)

24 May: Visak Bochea Day (Cambodia)

25 May: Full Moon Day of Kason (Myanmar)

26 May: Visakha Bocha Day (Thailand & Laos)

26 May: Vesak Day (Indonesia, Singapore & Malaysia)

30 - 31 May: Harvest Festival (Malaysia: Holiday in Sabah & Labuan)

JUNE

1 June: International Children's Day (Laos)

1 June: Pancasila Day (Indonesia)

3 June: H.M. Queen Suthida's Birthday (Thailand)

7 June: Agong's Birthday (Indonesia)

12 - 14 June: Dragon Boat Festival (China)

14 June: Dragon Boat Festival (Hong Kong)

18 June: Queen Mother's Birthday (Cambodia)

20 June: Sultan of Kedah's Birthday (Malaysia: Holiday in Langkawi)

JULY

1 July: Hong Kong SAR Establishment Day (Hong Kong)

7 July: George Town World Heritage City Day (Malaysia: Holiday in Penang)

10 July: Penang Governor's Birthday (Malaysia: Holiday in Penang)

19 July: Martyr's Day (Myanmar)

19 July: Marine Day (Japan)

20 July: Hari Raya Haji (Singapore & Malaysia)

20 July: Idul Adha (Indonesia)

23 July: Sports Day (Japan)

23 July: Full Moon Day of Waso (Myanmar)

24 July: Boun Khao Phansa (Laos)

26 July: Substitution for Asarnha Bucha Day (Thailand)

28 July: H.M. King Maha Vajiralongkorn's Birthday (Thailand)

AUGUST

9 August: National Day (Singapore)

10 August: Awal Muharram (Indonesia & Malaysia)

11 August: Mountain Day (Japan)

12 August: Mother's Day & H.M. the Queen Mother's Birthday (Thailand)

17 August: Indonesian Independence Day (Indonesia)

31 August: Merdeka Day - Malaysia's National Day (Malaysia)








SEPTEMBER

2 September: National Day (Vietnam)

16 September: Malaysia Day (Malaysia)

20 September: Respect for the Aged Day (Japan)

19 - 21 September: Mid-Autumn Festival (China)

22 September: Mid-Autumn Festival (Hong Kong)

23 September: Autumn Equinox (Japan)

24 September: Constitution Day (Cambodia)


OCTOBER

1 October: National Day (Hong Kong)

1 - 7 October: National Day Holiday (China)

2 October: Sabah Governor's Birthday (Malaysia: Holiday in Sabah)

5 - 7 October: Bonn Pchum Ben - Ancestors' Day (Cambodia)

13 October: Memorial Day - Commemoration of the passing of H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Thailand)

14 October: Chung Yeung Festival (Hong Kong)

15 October: Commemoration of King's Norodom Sihanouk (Cambodia)

19 October: Prophet Muhammad's Birthday (Indonesia & Malaysia)

19 -21 October: Thadingyut Holidays (Myanmar)

20 October: Boun Ok Phansa (Laos)

20 October: Full Moon Day of Thadingyut (Myanmar)

23 October: Paris Peace Accord (Cambodia)

25 October: Substitution for Chulalongkorn Day (Thailand)

29 October: King's Coronation Day (Cambodia)


NOVEMBER

3 November: Culture Day (Japan)

4 November: Deepavali (Singapore, Malaysia & Myanmar)

9 November: Independence Day (Cambodia)

17 - 18 November: Tazaungmon Holidays (Myanmar)

18 - 20 November: Bon Om Thouk - Water Festival (Cambodia)

21 November: National Day (Myanmar)

23 November: Labor Thanksgiving Day (Japan)

26 November: That Luang Festival (Laos)



















DECEMBER

2 December: National Day (Laos)

6 December: Substitution for Father's Day (Thailand)

10 December: Constitution Day (Thailand)

24 December: Christmas Eve (Malaysia: Holiday in Sabah)

25 December: Christmas Day (Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia & Myanmar)

27 December: Substitution for Boxing Day (Hong Kong)

31 December: New Year’s Eve (Thailand & Myanmar)