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Labor Day in South Korea

Quick Facts

May Day stems from ancient customs associated with the celebration of spring. It is also a national holiday for workers in many countries around the world.

Local names

NameLanguage
1. 노동절Korean
Labor DayEnglish
Tag der ArbeitGerman

Alternative name

May Day

Labor Day 2014

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Labor Day 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015
Note: This day is marked as a holiday for most banks and other organizations in many parts of South Korea.
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May Day, which usually occurs on May 1 in many countries, stems from ancient customs associated with the celebration of spring. It is also a national holiday for workers in many countries around the world.

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Labor Day recognizes the efforts of workers worldwide.

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About Labor Day

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Labor Day Observances

Note: This day is marked as a holiday for most banks and other organizations in many parts of South Korea.
WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
TueMay 11990Labor DayBank Holiday
WedMay 11991Labor DayBank Holiday
FriMay 11992Labor DayBank Holiday
SatMay 11993Labor DayBank Holiday
SunMay 11994Labor DayBank Holiday
MonMay 11995Labor DayBank Holiday
WedMay 11996Labor DayBank Holiday
ThuMay 11997Labor DayBank Holiday
FriMay 11998Labor DayBank Holiday
SatMay 11999Labor DayBank Holiday
MonMay 12000Labor DayBank Holiday
TueMay 12001Labor DayBank Holiday
WedMay 12002Labor DayBank Holiday
ThuMay 12003Labor DayBank Holiday
SatMay 12004Labor DayBank Holiday
SunMay 12005Labor DayBank Holiday
MonMay 12006Labor DayBank Holiday
TueMay 12007Labor DayBank Holiday
ThuMay 12008Labor DayBank Holiday
FriMay 12009Labor DayBank Holiday
SatMay 12010Labor DayBank Holiday
SunMay 12011Labor DayBank Holiday
TueMay 12012Labor DayBank Holiday
WedMay 12013Labor DayBank Holiday
ThuMay 12014Labor DayBank Holiday
FriMay 12015Labor DayBank Holiday
SunMay 12016Labor DayBank Holiday
MonMay 12017Labor DayBank Holiday
TueMay 12018Labor DayBank Holiday
WedMay 12019Labor DayBank Holiday
FriMay 12020Labor DayBank Holiday

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