The following Public Holidays will be observed by the Embassy of Sweden in Manila in 2018


Day and date



Monday, 1 January

New Year’s Day


Friday, 16 February

Chinese New Year

Special (non-working) day

Thursday 29 March

Maundy Thursday


Friday, 30 March 

Good Friday


Monday, 9 April

Araw ng Kagitingan


Tuesday, 1 May

Labor Day


Tuesday, 12 June

Independence Day


Tuesday, 21 August

Ninoy Aquino Day

Special (non-working) day

Monday, 27 August

National Heroes Day


Thursday, 1 November

All Saints Day

Special (non-working) day

Friday, 2 November


Additional special (non-working) day

Friday, 30 November

Bonifacio Day


Monday, 24 December

Christmas Eve


Tuesday, 25 December

Christmas Day


Wednesday, 26 December

Boxing Day


Monday, 31 December

New Year’s Eve