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General Holidays

The following list of general holidays for 2015 is gazetted for public information:

Every Sunday Sunday
The first day of January1 JanuaryThursday
Lunar New Year’s Day19 FebruaryThursday
The second day of Lunar New Year20 FebruaryFriday
The third day of Lunar New Year21 FebruarySaturday
Good Friday3 AprilFriday
The day following Good Friday4 AprilSaturday
The day following Ching Ming Festival*6 AprilMonday
The day following Easter Monday*7 AprilTuesday
Labour Day1 MayFriday
The Birthday of the Buddha25 MayMonday
Tuen Ng Festival20 JuneSaturday
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day1 JulyWednesday
The 70th anniversary day of the victory of the Chinese people's war of resistance against Japanese aggression3 SeptemberThursday
The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival28 SeptemberMonday
National Day1 OctoberThursday
Chung Yeung Festival21 OctoberWednesday
Christmas Day25 DecemberFriday
The first weekday after Christmas Day26 DecemberSaturday

* As Ching Ming Festival in 2015 falls on a Sunday, the following day will be designated as a general holiday in substitution.  However, as the day following Ching Ming Festival and Easter Monday fall on the same day, the next following day that is not itself a general holiday will be observed as an additional general holiday.

The Government has, by legislation, designated 3 September 2015, the 70th anniversary day of the victory of the Chinese people's war of resistance against Japanese aggression, on a one-off basis as an additional Statutory Holiday and General Holiday for 2015.

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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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