Holidays in 2023

Month / Day Holidays
Jan. 02 (Mon) Additional Special Non-Working Day
Jan.03 (Tue) New Year's Day (Japan)
Apr. 06 (Thu) Maundy Thursday
Apr. 07 (Fri) Good Friday
Apr. 10 (Mon) Araw ng Kagitingan (Monday nearest April 9)
May 1 (Mon) Labor Day
June 12 (Mon) Independence Day
Aug. 21 (Mon) Ninoy Aquino Day
Aug. 28 (Mon) National Heroes Day (Last Monday of August)
Nov.1 (Wed) All Saints’ Day
Nov. 2 (Thu) Additional Special Non-Working Day
Nov 27 (Mon) Bonifacio Day
Dec. 8 (Fri) Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary
Dec. 25 (Mon) Christmas Day
Dec. 29 (Fri) The year-end-holiday (Japan)
Total:15 days 
The Embassy’s holidays are decided by taking into account the holidays and non-working days in the Republic of the Philippines, as well as the Japanese law on the holidays of administrative organizations in Japan.