Chinese Public Holidays 2016
China’s General Office of the State Council announced the official national holiday schedule for 2016 as follows:
January 1 – 3 (3 days in total)
January 2 and 3 are on weekend.
February 7 – 13 (7 days in total)
February 6 (Saturday) and February 14 (Sunday) are official working days.
Tomb Sweeping Day
April 2-4 (3 days in total)
April 2 and 3 are on weekend.
April 30 (Saturday) – May 2 (3 days in total)
The May 2 is a compensated leave day.
Dragon Boat Festival
June 9-11 (3 days in total)
June 12 (Sunday) is an official working day.
September 15-17 (3 days in total)
September 18 (Sunday) is an official working day.
October 1-7 (7 days in total)
October 8 and 9 (weekend) are official working days
It is important to note that the above dates are the official holidays, but private companies have the right to determine their own schedules as long as the official holidays above are maintained.