Sunday, July 24, 2016

Japanese Heisei Era End Could Mean New Public Holiday

Sources: 日本銀行 (Tokyo) and Japan bank holidays and public holidays ( The announcement, earlier this month, that Japanese Emperor Akihito intended to abdicate his throne while alive, might mean that, based on past precedent, a new annual non-working public holiday could be added to the list of annual non-working public holidays in Japan in the coming years. [full story]