With Lunar New Year just around the corner, Tanenbaum would like to share its newest Holiday Fact Sheet! The 2019 Lunar New Year will begin tomorrow, February 5th. Also known as the Spring Festival, the holiday is celebrated across Asia, beginning with the first new moon of the lunar calendar. Celebrations conclude 15 days later with the arrival of the full moon.
Though individual traditions vary, employees observing this holiday may require time off to travel, prepare, and celebrate with family and friends. Companies should also be cognizant of the holiday’s business implications as companies across Asia may close for up to three weeks.
Learn more about the holiday by checking out Tanenbaum’s Lunar New Year Fact Sheet.