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Four extra holidays confirmed for next year

Four extra holidays confirmed for next year

BANGKOK: The cabinet yesterday (Nov 4) approved four extra national holidays in July, October and December next year to extend existing holidays.

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By Bangkok Post

Friday 5 November 2021, 12:04PM


Tourists board ferries to Koh Larn off Pattaya during a long weekend last month. Photo: Chaiyot Pupattanapong

Tourists board ferries to Koh Larn off Pattaya during a long weekend last month. Photo: Chaiyot Pupattanapong

Deputy government spokesperson Traisuree Taisaranakul said the extra holiday on Friday, July 15 will create a five-day break starting from Wednesday, July 13 at the beginning of the Buddhist Lent.

Friday, July 29 will bridge the gap between July 28, the birthday of His Majesty the King, and the weekend, reports the Bangkok Post.

Friday Oct 14 will will bridge the gap between Oct 13, the day of King Rama IX’s passing, and the weekend.

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Friday Dec 30, 2022, will create a four-day break during the New Year transition period.

For next month, the cabinet approved Dec 28, the King Taksin Memorial Day, as an extra national holiday for eight eastern provinces - Nakhon Nayok, Prachin Buri, Sa Kaeo, Chachoengsao, Chon Buri, Rayong, Chanthaburi and Trat.

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