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North Korea (People's Rep.) : public and bank holidays, closure of banks, stock exchanges, school vacations

North Korea (People's Rep.) : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months

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Weekend: Sunday

Name Date Kind
Anniversary of Freedom*Sunday August 15, 2021Secular holiday 
summer holiday (end)Tuesday August 24, 2021School holidays 
Day of Songun**Wednesday August 25, 2021Secular holiday 
Communist Party's Foundation*Thursday September 9, 2021Secular holiday 
Pyongyang International Film Festival**Friday September 17, 2021Culture 
Chuseok**Tuesday September 21, 2021Secular holiday 
Anniversary of the Foundation of the Workers' Party*Sunday October 10, 2021Secular holiday 

Anniversary of Freedom -
Sunday August 15, 2021

Secular holiday : Conmemoration of the end of the 35 years Japanese occupation in 1945.

Summer holiday (end) -
Tuesday August 24, 2021

School holidays :

Day of Songun -
Wednesday August 25, 2021

Secular holiday : Seon'gun, is the country's ‘military first’ policy, which prioritizes the Korean People's Army in the affairs of state and allocates national resources to the army first. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday [Wikipedia]

Communist Party's Foundation -
Thursday September 9, 2021

Secular holiday : Founded in 1948.

Pyongyang International Film Festival -
Friday September 17, 2021

Culture : Lasts 12 days in Pyongyang 2021 edition NOT confirmed

Chuseok -
Tuesday September 21, 2021

Secular holiday : Festival of the lunar crop , the most popular in Korea. Fruit and fresh cereals are presented to ancestors, and shared with neighbours and with the poor. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Anniversary of the Foundation of the Workers' Party -
Sunday October 10, 2021

Secular holiday : Commemorates 10 October, 1945 when the Korean Workers Party was founded three months after Japan was forced to relinquish control over Korea. [Wikipedia]