3 Working Saturdays In Hungary This Year

  • 11 Feb 2019 6:22 AM
  • Hungary Matters
3 Working Saturdays In Hungary This Year
There will be three ’working Saturdays’ in 2019, Saturdays that replace a working day falling between a national holiday and a weekend, according to a recent decree published by the Ministry of Finance.

These Saturday working days will be on August 10, December 7 and December 14, and will compensate for extra days off work before the 20th August national holiday, and days off before and after the two-day Christmas holiday on December 25-26.

  • How does this content make you feel?

XpatLoop Media Partner

Hungary Matters

Launched in January 2014, this twice-daily newsletter covers 'everything you need to know about what’s going on in Hungary and beyond', according to its publisher the state media agency MTI. Click the title above for more info, and to subscribe.

Explore More Reports

  • 2019 Public Holidays In Hungary

    2019 Public Holidays In Hungary

    • 3 Jul 2019 10:14 AM

    There are 11 bank holidays, and several extra ‘rest days’ in Hungary this year. As you can see from the easy to read lists below, instead of having one free day in the middle of the work week, Hungarians usually prefer to have long weekends in exchange for a Saturday that would otherwise be a ‘rest day’.