December 10 is Constitution Day


Thursday, December 10 marks Constitution Day in Thailand. The holiday is celebrated annually to commemorate the advent of the Constitutional Monarchy in Thailand.

Constitution Day is a public holiday, and since it falls on a Saturday, the Kingdom will observe the holiday on Monday, Dec. 12. All government offices, banks and many businesses close. Shopping centers and bank currency exchange booths, however, are open. Places of entertainment are allowed to remain open without restriction.