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General Holidays

The following list of general holidays for 2017 is gazetted for public information:

Every Sunday Sunday
The day following the first day of January2 JanuaryMonday
Lunar New Year’s Day28 JanuarySaturday
The third day of Lunar New Year30 JanuaryMonday
The fourth day of Lunar New Year31 JanuaryTuesday
Ching Ming Festival4 AprilTuesday
Good Friday14 AprilFriday
The day following Good Friday15 AprilSaturday
Easter Monday17 AprilMonday
Labour Day1 MayMonday
The Birthday of the Buddha3 MayWednesday
Tuen Ng Festival30 MayTuesday
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day1 JulySaturday
The day following National Day2 OctoberMonday
The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival5 OctoberThursday
Chung Yeung Festival28 OctoberSaturday
Christmas Day25 DecemberMonday
The first weekday after Christmas Day26 DecemberTuesday

"As both the first day of January and National Day in 2017 fall on a Sunday, the day following them is designated as a general holiday in substitution.  In addition, since the second day of Lunar New Year in 2017 falls on a Sunday, the fourth day of Lunar New Year is designated as a general holiday in substitution," said a Government spokesman.

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Hong Kong Public Holidays

By subscribing to the iCal calendar from 1823 as a feed or importing it to your application, you can add Hong Kong public holidays to your e-calendar easily!

1823 Hong Kong Public Holidays iCal Calendar


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