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South Korea Public Holidays 2023

Neighboring and related countries: North Korea.

South Korea public holidays preview for 2023, from the qppstudio worldwide public holidays database.

Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Jan Sunday New Year's Day
Jan Saturday Seol-nal Holiday
Jan Sunday Seol-nal (Lunar New Year)
Jan Monday Seol-nal Holiday
Jan Tuesday Seol-nal Holiday (government and businesses with 5+ employees) other government
Mar Wednesday Sam Il Jul (Samil Day)
May Monday Labor Day banks other
May Friday Orininal (Children's Day)
May Saturday Sukka Tansin Il (Buddha Day)
Jun Tuesday Hyun Choong Il (Memorial Day)
Aug Tuesday Kwang Bok Jul (Independence Day)
Sep Thursday Chusok (Harvest Moon Festival)
Sep Friday Chusok (Harvest Moon Festival)
Sep Saturday Chusok (Harvest Moon Festival)
Oct Tuesday Kae Chun Jul (Foundation Day)
Oct Monday Hangeul Day
Dec Monday Christmas Day

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