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Women have half day off on Women's Day. Young people over 14 years of age have a half day off on Youth Day. Children under 14 years old have a day off on Children's Day. Active members of the army have a half-day off on Army Day. Answers App. Free Greeting Cards. Chinese New Year is on Saturday 25th,
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There are currently seven official public holidays in mainland China. Each year's holidays are announced about three weeks before the start of the year by the General Office of the State Council. A notable feature of mainland Chinese holidays is that weekends are usually swapped with the weekdays next to the actual holiday to create a longer holiday period. During the more prosperous Tang Dynasty from AD , festivals involved less sacrifice and mystery to more entertainment. From to it was shifted back by one day to begin on Chinese New Year's Eve.
The Chinese New Year of falls on January 25th Saturday , and the festival will last to February 8th, about 15 days in total. As an official public holiday, Chinese people can get seven days' absence from work, from January 24th to 30th. The legal holiday is seven days long, from the Lunar New Year's Eve to the sixth day of the first lunar month. Some companies and public institutions enjoy a longer holiday up to 10 days or more, because in common knowledge among Chinese people, the festival lasts longer, from the Lunar New Year's Eve to the 15th day of the first lunar month Lantern Festival. The public holiday lasts from January 24th to 30th, during which the New Year's Eve on January 24th and the New Year's Day on January 25th are the peak time of celebration.