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General Holidays

The following list of general holidays for 2014 is gazetted for public information:

Every Sunday Sunday
The first day of January1 JanuaryWednesday
Lunar New Year’s Day31 JanuaryFriday
The second day of Lunar New Year1 FebruarySaturday
The fourth day of Lunar New Year3 FebruaryMonday
Ching Ming Festival5 AprilSaturday
Good Friday18 AprilFriday
The day following Good Friday19 AprilSaturday
Easter Monday21 AprilMonday
Labour Day1 MayThursday
The Birthday of the Buddha6 MayTuesday
Tuen Ng Festival2 JuneMonday
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day1 JulyTuesday
The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival9 SeptemberTuesday
National Day1 OctoberWednesday
Chung Yeung Festival2 OctoberThursday
Christmas Day25 DecemberThursday
The first weekday after Christmas Day26 DecemberFriday

“According to the Employment Ordinance and General Holidays Ordinance, when either Lunar New Year’s Day, the second day of Lunar New Year or the third day of Lunar New Year falls on a Sunday, the fourth day of Lunar New Year is designated as a statutory and general holiday in substitution.  As the third day of the Lunar New Year of 2014 falls on a Sunday, the fourth day of Lunar New Year will be designated as a 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 Calendarhttp://www.1823.gov.hk/eng/blog/calendar.aspx

 

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