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Taiwan bank holidays, national holidays and public holidays for the remainder of 2014, from the Q++ Worldwide Public Holidays Database, the professional source of international public holidays long trusted by the world's foremost diary publishers. The information on this page is provided for private, non-professional, use.

May ⇒ Dec. 2014

Holiday Name Observance*
* Thu Labor Day Bnk+Othr
Mon Dragon Boat Festival
Wed Public Holiday (Typhoon Matmo)
* Wed Armed Forces Day Other
Mon Moon Festival (Mid-Autumn)
Fri National Day (Double Tenth)
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Recent News and Updates

22 Jul 2014 Taiwan Typhoon Public Holiday July 23 (Taiwan Central Personnel Administration-Taipei) The Government of Taiwan has announced that due to the arrival of typhoon Matmo, all businesses will be closed on tomorrow, on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.  28 Jun 2014 Taiwan 2015 Public Holidays Approved (Taiwan Central Personnel Administration-Taipei) The Cabinet of the Government of Taiwan (the Executive Yuan) has approved the recently-announced annual calendar of non-working public holidays in Taiwan for the calendar year 2015.  12 Jun 2014 Taiwan 2015 Public Holidays Released (Taiwan Central Personnel Administration-Taipei) The Directorate General of Personnel Administration has finally released its official annual calendar of official non-working public holidays in Taiwan for the upcoming calendar year 2015, with the recent changes to the regulations governing non-working public holidays in Taiwan.  10 May 2014 Taiwan Amends Public Holidays Act (Taiwan Central Personnel Administration-Taipei) The Taiwanese Ministry of the Interior has announced that, as expected, it had amended Article 5-1 and Article 6 of the Memorial Days and Holidays Act to have day in lieu public holidays be automatically declared when an annual Taiwanese non-working public holiday occurs on a weekend, beginning in the calendar year 2015.  17 Mar 2014 Taiwan Extends 2015 Public Holidays (Taiwan Central Personnel Administration-Taipei) The Taiwanese Ministry of the Interior has announced the terms of the expected changes to the rules governing Taiwanese annual non-working public holidays that occur on a weekend, beginning in the calendar year 2015.  26 Feb 2014 Taiwan Reconsiders 2015 Public Holidays (Taiwan Central Personnel Administration-Taipei) The Taiwanese cabinet is considering increasing the number of annual non-working public holidays in Taiwan, beginning in 2015.  06 Sep 2013 Taiwan Working Day September 14 (Taiwan Central Personnel Administration-Taipei) Taiwan's Directorate-General of Personnel Administration has issued a statement reminding all that Saturday, September 14, 2013, would be a regular working day, exceptionally.  31 May 2013 Taiwan 2014 Public Holidays Released (Taiwan Central Personnel Administration-Taipei) The Directorate General of Personnel Administration has released its official annual calendar of official non-working public holidays in Taiwan for the upcoming calendar year 2014.  05 Feb 2013 Taiwan 2013 CNY Public Holidays Re-Affirmed (Taiwan Central Personnel Administration-Taipei) Taiwan's Directorate-General of Personnel Administration has confirmed that, in compensation for the upcoming extended 2013 Chinese New Year public holidays, Saturday, February 23, 2013, would be a regular working day in Taiwan.  26 Nov 2012 Taiwan 2013 Public Holidays Finalized (Taiwan Central Personnel Administration-Taipei) Taiwan's Directorate-General of Personnel Administration has finally released the official calendar of official non-working public holidays in Taiwan for the upcoming calendar year 2013.  More News Updates For the full version of the summarized news items above, and older news items not displayed above, go to the Taiwan public holidays news and updates page, or worldwide public holidays news and updates page, or subscribe to one of our free email newsletters.


Background Information

Non-Official Holidays: The following are not official public holidays, but companies can give their employees a day off at their discretion: •Youth Day (Mach 29) • Women and Children's Day (April 4) •Buddha's Birthday •Confucius' Birthday or Teacher's Day (Sept. 28) •Retrocession Day (Oct. 25) •Chiang Kai Sek's Birthday (Oct. 31) •Sun Yet Sin's Birthday (Nov. 12) •Constitution or Christmas Day (Dec. 25).  Taiwan International Codes TW and TWN (2 and 3-letter ISO3166 codes) and .tw (ICANN national top-level internet domain). • Other Sources of Information The following specialized websites are also a good source of Taiwan information and news: ASI Hot Spots (security-related world events: terrorist threats, political strife, strikes, criminal activity, aviation incidents and health outbreaks), CIA World Factbook (Taiwan maps, demographics and economic statistics), the IFES (information covering upcoming elections, referenda, electoral structures and voter participation in Taiwan), and Wikipedia (includes Taiwan commemorative dates that are not necessarily public holidays).


Footnotes
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Observance : Any entry in the Observance column indicates that, in Taiwan, the holiday may be regional or non-official or limited to certain religious and/or linguistic groups, or begin at a time other than midnight. Note that religious holidays are included only if they are national public holidays, or if the national labour code has specific holiday allowances for employees of specific religions. Aft=Afternoon, Arm=Armenian, Bah=Bahai, Bnk=Banks and most financial institutions, Bud=Buddhist, Cat=Catholic, Chr=Christian, Cop=Coptic, Eve=Evening, Gov=Government services and civil servants, Hin=Hindu, Jew=Jewish, Lin=Linguistic or ethnic groups, Mor=Morning, Mun=Municipal, Mus=Muslim, Orth=Orthodox, Othr=Miscellaneous partial observances (usually described in the Additional Information section of this page), Prt=Protestant, Reg=Regional, Rel=Other Religion, Sch=Schools and universities, Sik=Sikh.


Disclaimer
In many parts of the world, holidays are subject to arbitrary, last minute, changes by local authorities. While every effort has been made to present an accurate list of 2014 bank holidays, legal holidays and public holidays for Taiwan, we cannot accept any responsibility for any error or omission in the data presented above. You are therefore advised to verify the above dates with the embassy or consulate of Taiwan, before planning any trip to Taiwan. For last-minute updates to worldwide public holidays, visit our worldwide public holidays news and updates page or subscribe to our free email newsletters.



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