North Korea

Public Holidays

01/08/2017Kim Jong-un's Birthday in North KoreaNorth Korea
02/14/2017Generalissimo Day in North KoreaNorth Korea
02/16/2017Kim Jon-il's Birthday in North KoreaNorth Korea
04/15/2017Kim II-sung's Birthday in North KoreaNorth Korea
04/25/2017Korean People's Army Foundation Day in North KoreaNorth Korea
05/01/2017International Workers' Day (Labor Day)Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Austria, Bahrain, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Ivory Coast, Curacao, Denmark, Djibouti, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Gabon, Germany, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Guadeloupe, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Indonesia, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Macau, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Paraguay, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre et Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, State of Palestine, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
05/31/2017Dano Festival (Surit-nal) in KoreaNorth Korea, South Korea
06/19/2017King Jong-il's entry to the WPK Central Committee in North KoreaNorth Korea
07/27/2017Victory Day in North KoreaNorth Korea
08/15/2017Liberation Day in KoreaSouth Korea, North Korea
08/25/2017Day of Songun in North KoreaNorth Korea
09/09/2017Independence Day in North KoreaNorth Korea
10/04/2017Chuseok (Hangawi) in KoreaSouth Korea, North Korea
10/10/2017Party Foundation Day in North KoreaNorth Korea
11/16/2017Mother's Day in North KoreaNorth Korea
12/27/2017Constitution Day in North KoreaNorth Korea

Cultural Observances

01/15/2017Hangul Day in North KoreaNorth Korea
03/08/2017International Women's DayAngola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Georgia, Cambodia, Eritrea, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Madagascar, Moldova, Mongolia, Nepal, Russia, North Korea, Sierra Leone, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Uganda, Zambia

Anniversaries and Memorial Days

04/21/2017Kang Pan-sok’s Birthday in North KoreaNorth Korea