Public Holidays in Myanmar 2015

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Republic of the Union of Myanmar (Yangon) and Myanmar bank holidays and public holidays.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the government of Myanmar has announced its annual list of the dates of the official non-working public holidays in Myanmar for the upcoming calendar year 2015.


Date Description

January 04 Independence Day

February 12 Union Day

March 02 Peasant’s Day

March 04 Full Moon Day of Tabaung

March 27 Armed Forces Day

April 12 Myanmar New Year

April 13, 14, 15, 16 Thingyan Water Festival

April 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 Myanmar New Year

May 01 World Worker’s Day

May 02 Full Moon Day of Kason

July 19 Martyr’s Day

July 31 Full Moon Day of Waso (Dhammasakyar Day)

October 28 Full Moon Day of Thidinkyut (Abidhammar Day)

November 8 Election Day

November 10 – Diwali or Deepavali

November 26 Full Moon Day of Tazaungmoe

December 06 National’s Day

December 25 Christmas Day