The government announced the public holidays for 2021. Prime Minister Hun Sen issued a statement on Wednesday saying that there will only be 21 public holidays in 2021, compared to 22 in 2020.
The main holidays include Khmer New Year (April 14-16), Pchum Ben (October 5-7) and Water Festival (November 18-20).
Here’s the full list:
|January 1||International New Year Day|
|January 7||Victory over Genocidal Regime Day|
|March 8||International Women’s Day|
|April 14-16||Khmer New Year|
|May 1||International Labor Day|
|May 14||King’s Birthday, Norodom Sihamoni|
|June 18||King’s Mother Birthday, Norodom Monineath Sihanouk|
|October 5-7||Pchum Ben|
|October 15||Commemoration Day of King’s Father, Norodom Sihanouk|
|October 29||King’s Coronation Day, Norodom Sihamoni|
|November 9||Independence Day|
|November 18-20||Water Festival|