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Thailand 2018 Royal Ploughing Ceremony Public Holiday

Source: Thai News Agency (Bangkok)
Posted: Monday, June 5, 2017
Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2019


The government of Thailand has announced the date of the 2018 Royal Ploughing Ceremony annual non-working public holiday, thus anticipating the release of the list of official annual non-working public holidays in Thailand for the upcoming calendar year 2018.

As per the aforementioned announcement, the 2018 Royal Ploughing Ceremony non-working public holiday will be observed on Thursday, May 10, 2018.

This is the 7th consecutive year (2016-08-14, 2015-11-03, 2014-12-08, 2013-12-26, 2012-11-30 and 2011-12-08) that the Royal Ploughing Ceremony public holiday is announced well in advance. Previously, the Royal Ploughing Ceremony public holiday was usually declared a couple of weeks before the actual event (2009-04-26), and months after the remainder of the list of Thai non-working public holidays had been announced (2011-08-20 and 2010-08-27).



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