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The next public holiday in Taiwan is

1st January, SundayRepublic Day

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Taiwan in 2023

SundaySunJan 01, 2023Jan 01Republic Day
SaturdaySatJan 21, 2023Jan 21Chinese New Year
SundaySunJan 22, 2023Jan 22Chinese New Year Holiday
MondayMonJan 23, 2023Jan 23Chinese New Year Holiday
TuesdayTueJan 24, 2023Jan 24Chinese New Year Holiday
MondayMonFeb 27, 2023Feb 27Peace Memorial Day Holiday
TuesdayTueFeb 28, 2023Feb 28Peace Memorial Day
MondayMonApr 03, 2023Apr 03Children's Day
TuesdayTueApr 04, 2023Apr 04Children's Day
WednesdayWedApr 05, 2023Apr 05Qing Ming Festival
MondayMonMay 01, 2023May 01Labour Day
ThursdayThuJun 22, 2023Jun 22Dragon Boat Festival
FridayFriJun 23, 2023Jun 23Dragon Boat Festival Holiday
FridayFriSep 29, 2023Sep 29Mid-Autumn Festival
MondayMonOct 09, 2023Oct 09National Day Holiday
TuesdayTueOct 10, 2023Oct 10National Day

Public Holidays in Taiwan

Republic Day

Republic Day

Sunday Jan 01, 2023

The upcoming Taiwan holiday Republic Day is in 29 days from today.

Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

Saturday Jan 21, 2023

The upcoming Taiwan holiday Chinese New Year is in 49 days from today.

Chinese New Year Holiday

Chinese New Year Holiday

Sunday Jan 22, 2023

The upcoming Taiwan holiday Chinese New Year Holiday is in 50 days from today.

List of Popular Celebration Days of United States in 2023

FridayFriJun 02, 2023Jun 02National Donut Day

2023 Public Holidays Taiwan Service

The above is the list of 2023 public holidays declared in Taiwan which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Taiwan holiday calendar for 2023 in Word, Excel, PDF and printable online formats.

Taiwan has one of the highest numbers of holidays and observances in the world. Some of the holidays are official, whereas some are not. The government hold the power to regulate the holidays observed and declare an additional holiday or cancel if and when the need arises. Effective from 1st January 2017, the government reduced the number of public holidays from 19 to 12 days each year through an amendment to the Labor Standards Act that also implemented a five-day workweek plan passed by the Taiwan Legislative Assembly. During the most famous religious and national holidays, the nation's usual activities nearly come to a standstill as major businesses like banks and government offices remain closed as the people celebrate with great enthusiasm.

Taiwan uses both Western and Chinese Lunar calendars, which may lead to some holidays being marked on the same day. Others may shift from one year to the other. Holidays that fall on a Saturday are celebrated on the preceding day (Friday), while those that fall on a Sunday are observed on the following day (Monday). It is worth noting that some holidays in Taiwan may be regional, non-official, or limited to certain linguistic groupings or religions. Other holidays may be scheduled to begin at a time other than midnight. Therefore, it is a wise move to confirm the fixed schedules to avoid inconveniences and breaking of applicable laws.

According to the nation's labor laws, the decision as to whether employees work on national holidays and how payment for their services is calculated is guided by the employer-employee contract while relevant and immediate authorities handle any disagreements.