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South Korea Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays in South Korea

New Year's Day

01 January 2023

Seollal (Lunar New Year)

21 January 2023

Note: First, second and third days of Lunar New Year

Sam Il Jul (Independence Movement Day)

01 March 2023

Labour Day

01 May 2023

Note: Not an official public holiday but many companies and financial markets close.

Orininal (Children's Day)

05 May 2023

Buddha's Birthday

26 May 2023

Memorial Day

29 May 2023

Kwang Bok Jul (Independence Day)

15 August 2023

Kae Chun Jul (National Foundation Day)

03 October 2023

Christmas Day

25 December 2023
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