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Public Holidays in Myanmar in 2020

Date Public Holiday
Jan 01 International New Year Day
Jan 06 Independence Day
Feb 12 Union Day
Mar 02 Peasants Day
Mar 08 & 09 Full moon Day of Tabaung
Mar 27 Myanmar Armed Forces Day
Apr 10 -17 Myanmar New Year (Thingyan Festival)
May 01 Labour Day
May 06 Full moon Day of Kasone
May 23 or 24* Eid
Jul 19 & 20 Martyrs Day
Aug 03 Full moon Day of Waso
Oct 29 – Nov 02 Full Moon Day of Thadingyut
Nov 14* Diwali
Nov 27 – 30 Tazaungdaing Holiday
Dec 09 Myanmar National Day
Dec 25 Christmas Day

* Eid & Diwali are announced separately via state-owned newspapers closer to event as the dates are determined by the cycle of the moon

Note: If the Public Holiday is on Saturday or Sunday, it will not replace to another working day.