The Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training (“MLVT”) has recently issued Prakas No. 277/21 on Public Holidays for 2022, dated 27 October 2021 with a total of 21 Public Holidays. The purpose of this Prakas is to inform that workers/employees of all factories/enterprises stipulated in Article 1 of the Cambodian Labor Law shall be entitled to the following paid holidays in the year 2022:

  • 01 January International New Year’s Day 01 day off
  • 07 January Victory Over Genocide Day 01 day off
  • 08 March International Women’s Day 01 day off
  • 14-15-16 April Khmer New Year’s Days 03 days off
  • 01 May International Labor Day 01 day off
  • 14 May King Norodom Sihamoni’s Birthday 01 day off
  • 15 May Visak Bochea Day 01 day off
  • 19 May Royal Plowing Ceremony 01 day off
  • 18 June Queen Norodom Monineath Sihanouk’s Birthday 01 day off
  • 24 September Constitutional Day 01 day off
  • 24-25-26 September Pchum Ben Day 03 days off
  • 15 October Commemoration Day of Former King Norodom Sihanouk 01 day off
  • 29 October King Norodom Sihamoni’s Coronation Day 01 day off
  • 07-08-09 November Water Festival 03 days off
  • 09 November National Independence Day 01 day off

Source: https://www.bun-associates.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Labor-Alert_PRK-No.-277-on-Paid-Public-Holiday-2022-1.pdf