Seven Days Off For Lunar New Year in 2018


Under the provision of Vietnam Labor Code, the employees shall be entitled five days off for Lunar New Year. The Government will annually announce the official schedule for Stated-own companies and Government offices.

For 2018, on 14th December, 2017 the Office of the Government issued the Announcement No. 573/TB-VPLP on days off during Lunar New Year  in 2018 for officials and public employees based on consideration of the proposal of the Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs. According to this Announcement,  the officials and public employees are going to leave from Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 to Tuesday February 20th, 2018. Total days-off at Lunar New Year are 07 consecutive days without weekly day off exchanged. Particularly:

This schedule will be applied to Stated-own companies and Government offices. Other employers can refer to make the suitable schedule for their own company.

Click here for detailing Announcement No. 573/TB-VPLP.