5-day New Year holiday approved
- Published: 15 Oct 2013 at 14.01
- Online news:
The cabinet on Tuesday agreed to make Monday, Dec 30, a special holiday for government employees to stimulate tourism during the New Year festival, reports said.
With the inclusion of Dec 30, Thais can look forward to a five-day public service holiday from Dec 28 to Jan 1.
The long holiday is proposed as a mean to stimulate domestic tourism.