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South Korean Public Holiday April 11

Source: Yonhap News Agency (Seoul)
Posted: Sunday, April 8, 2012


The South Korean government has declared Wednesday, April 11, 2012, as a one-off exceptional public holiday on account of the upcoming parliamentary election.

As was the case for the last election (2006-12-21), Government offices will be closed, and most businesses will either close, or will give 2-3 hours to their employees to go and vote.

On the previous occasion (2004-03-16), the South Korean government had declared a nationwide compulsory public holiday.



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