Thai National Labor Day

Thai National Labor Day in Thai language is วันแรงงานแห่งชาติ /wan raeng ngaan hàeng châad/. The Thai government declared May 1 as National Labor Day in 1935 (30 เมษายน 2499) . It is a public holiday, and as such government businesses and banks will be closed. Employees are given a day off to celebrate this occasion.

 

I like Google's festive logo on May 1st : )

I like Google’s festive logo on May 1st : )

 

Learn Thai with Mod’s key points:

แรงงาน /raeng ngaan/      labor

แห่งชาติ / hàeng châad/   national

ฉลอง /chà-lăwng/             to celebrate

วันหยุด /wan yùt/               day off

รัฐบาล /rát-tá-baan/          government

ประกาศ /bprà-gàat/           to declare

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6 Responses to Thai National Labor Day

  1. Dan Moey 01/05/2013 at 13:11 #

    Khun Mod,
    How do you say in Thai : ” I go to temple every first Sunday of the month.”
    Appreciate your reply. Khorb khun mak krab!

    • Mod 01/05/2013 at 15:42 #

      ผมไปวัดทุกวันอาทิตย์แรกของเดือน /pom bpai wat tuk wan aa-tit raek korng duean/

      tuk = every
      wan aa-tit = Sunday
      raek = first

      🙂

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