General holidays for 2024 published

     The following list of general holidays for 2024 is gazetted today (May 25) for public information:
Every Sunday   Sunday
The first day of January January 1 Monday
Lunar New Year's Day February 10 Saturday
The third day of Lunar New Year February 12 Monday
The fourth day of Lunar New Year February 13 Tuesday
Good Friday March 29 Friday
The day following Good Friday March 30 Saturday
Easter Monday April 1 Monday
Ching Ming Festival April 4 Thursday
Labour Day May 1 Wednesday
The Birthday of the Buddha May 15 Wednesday
Tuen Ng Festival June 10 Monday
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day July 1 Monday
The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival September 18 Wednesday
National Day October 1 Tuesday
Chung Yeung Festival October 11 Friday
Christmas Day December 25 Wednesday
The first weekday after Christmas Day December 26 Thursday
     A Government spokesman said, "As the second day of Lunar New Year in 2024 falls on a Sunday, the fourth day of Lunar New Year will be designated as a general holiday in substitution."

Ends/Thursday, May 25, 2023
Issued at HKT 11:00