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Lunar New Year's Day in North Korea

Is Lunar New Year's Day a Public Holiday?

Lunar New Year's Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2020 it falls on a Saturday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Saturday opening hours.

Lunar New Year's Day Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2015–2020.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015ThuFeb 19Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday
2016TueFeb 9Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday
2017SatJan 28Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday
2018FriFeb 16Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday
2019TueFeb 5Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday
2020SatJan 25Lunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday

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