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Labor Day in Taiwan

Labor Day is also known as International Workers’ Day and May Day. It’s a public holiday in many countries worldwide. It usually occurs around May 1, but several countries observe it on other dates.

Is Labor Day a Public Holiday?

Labor Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

A young girl laying in the grass in the spring sun surrounded by daisies.

Labor Day is often used as a day to defend workers’ rights.

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About Labor Day

Read more about Labor Day.

Labor Day (Private Sector Only) Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2018TueMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector
2019WedMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector
2020FriMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector
2021FriApr 30Labor Day (Private Sector Only) observedPrivate Sector
2021SatMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector
2022SunMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector
2022MonMay 2Labor Day (Private Sector Only) observedPrivate Sector
2023MonMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector
2024WedMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector
2025ThuMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector
2026FriMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector
2027FriApr 30Labor Day (Private Sector Only) observedPrivate Sector
2027SatMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector
2028MonMay 1Labor Day (Private Sector Only)Private Sector

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