Source:Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Hanoi)
Posted: Friday, November 27, 2020
Most recent follow-up news item: March 8, 2021
Vietnamese Prime Minister, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, has approved the plan proposed by Vietnam's Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA), for the official list of Vietnamese public holiday in the calendar year 2021, whereby there would be 7 consecutive days of public holidays in Vietnam for the Lunar New Year (Tet) and 5 consecutive days of public holidays in Vietnam for the National Day holidays.
The aforementioned decision by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, is in line with the proposals of the past few months (2019-09-14 and 2019-08-28) by Vietnam's Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA), proposing that, once again (2019-10-25, 2019-10-10, 2019-09-14, 2019-08-28, 2019-07-22, and 2019-05-03) there be no swapping of public holidays in 2021 around the Tet Vietnamese New Year annual public holidays of Vietnam.