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Chinese New Year Holiday in Taiwan

Is Chinese New Year Holiday a Public Holiday?

Chinese New Year Holiday 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 Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Chinese New Year Holiday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015FriFeb 20Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday
2016TueFeb 9Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday
2017SunJan 29Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday
2018SatFeb 17Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday
2019WedFeb 6Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday
2020SunJan 26Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday
2021SatFeb 13Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday
2022WedFeb 2Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday
2023MonJan 23Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday
2024SunFeb 11Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday
2025ThuJan 30Chinese New Year HolidayNational holiday

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