Public holidays in the People's Republic of China


Public holidays in the People's Republic of China

There are currently seven official public holidays in the People's Republic of China. There was a major reform in 2008, abolishing the Labour Day Golden Week and reintroducing pre-Liberation public holidays such as the Qingming Festival. [Xinhuanet.com " [http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2008-04/03/content_7913320.htm Xinhuanet.com] ." "How will people spend China's 1st Qingming Festival holiday?." Retrieved on 2008-04-04.]

Novel holidays

Some Chinese young adults have began to celebrate 11 November as "Singles' Day" because of the many ones (1s) in the date.

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ee also

*Traditional Chinese holidays
*Public holidays in Hong Kong
*Public holidays in the Republic of China

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