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Calendar for Public Holidays and key shopping events in APAC

Posted 6 months ago by Skimlinks

The average publisher on Skimlinks doubles their commerce content revenue in the holiday season. Commerce editors have more to write about than just Black Friday and Christmas.

Here is a selection of public holidays and events that can inspire publishers to write for their audience in APAC . Publisher may decide to write their articles several months in advance to get better SEO traction or simply because consumers are shopping early.

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Q3 2019
Jul 1 HK Special Region Establishment Day
July 15/16 Amazon Day
August Back to School
Aug 7 Chinese Valentine’s Day (QiXi Festival)
September December Holidays planning
Sep 1 Father’s Day (AU)
Sep 1 Starts of Spring (AU)
Sep 19 Father’s day
Q4 2019
Oct 1 Labour Day (AU)
October 1-7 Chinese National Day (Golden Week Holiday)
Oct 31 Halloween
Nov 5 Melbourne Cup Day
Nov 7 Diwali
Nov 11 Ali Baba Single Day
November 13-14 Click Frenzy (AU)
Nov 29 Black Friday
Dec 1 Starts of Summer (AU)
Dec 2 Cyber Monday
Dec 12 Double 12
Dec 21 Last Saturday before Christmas
Dec 25 Christmas
Dec 26 Boxing Day
Dec 31 New Year’s Eve
December/January Post Christmas sales
Q1 2020
Jan 1 New Years Day
January 7-10 CES
Jan 25 Chinese New Year 2020
End of January Back to School (AU)
Jan 26 Australia Day
Feb 8 Chinese Lantern Festival
Feb 14 Valentine’s Day
February 24-27 Mobile World Congress
Mar 14 White Day
Mar 28 AliExpress Anniversary Sale
Q2 2020
Apr 1 April Fool’s Day
Apr 12 Easter
Apr 22 Earth Day
April 23 Ramadan Starts
May 10 Mother’s Day in most countries
May 23 Ramadan Ends
May TBD Click Frenzy
June Starts of Winter (AU)
Jun 25 CH/HK Dragon Boat Festival
Jun 30 End of Financial Year (Aus)

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