annual "May 1st" International Labor Day is coming. In order to
commemorate this holiday where working people all over the world unite and
fight, countries around the world generally hold corresponding celebrations.
However, not all countries have designated May 1 as Labor Day, and those
countries that have celebrated the same "May Day" have very different
specific celebration methods and customs. Next, follow me to learn about Labor
Day customs in countries around the world.
are Customs of Labor Day from different countries:
China-The Government Affairs Council of the Central People's Government
designated May 1 as the statutory Labor Day in December 1949, which is a
national holiday. The festival is a national celebration. People put on festive
costumes and happily gather in parks, theaters, and squares to participate in
various celebration gatherings or cultural and sports entertainment activities,
and to commend workers who have made outstanding contributions. Whether online
e-commerce or offline physical stores, large-scale promotional activities will
be held to stimulate consumption. For workers, the small holiday on May 1st
Labor Day has become a choice for many people to travel.
the "May 1st" national holiday, there will be related celebrations in
the capital and some big cities, but the scale is generally not too large. This
year, Thailand will be on holiday on the 1st and compensatory holiday on the
is a country with many festivals. There are many festivals around May 1, such
as Arbor Day on April 29, Constitution Memorial Day on May 3, National Holiday
on the 4th, and Children's Day on the 5th. Together, the average Japanese have
at least one week of rest, and the longest can even reach 11 days.
States-It coincides with the weekend. The United States has a holiday on the
30th and the 1st, but in the past, it only took one day off on the 1st.
1-3 is a national holiday, when all political parties will gather on the Red
Square to give speeches, etc., and ordinary citizens will hold parades.
"May Day" is an extraordinary day for the Germans. This day is
designated as a statutory holiday, because it is not only a holiday for workers
all over the world, but also a day when Germany is rich in traditional folk
Italy recognizes the "May 1st" International Labor Day and the
government also expresses its respect for labor, most people do not hold
special celebrations and do not have a national "May 1st" holiday.
1st this year is also Mexico Labor Day, but Mexico does not have a national
on the 1st, because the 3rd is the Polish National Day, some units will take a
holiday from the 1st to the 3rd. On May 1, the Polish National Council of Trade
Unions, the Democratic Left Alliance Party, the Social Democratic Party, the
Labor Union and other leftist groups and parties held a mass parade to
celebrate the "May Day". The parade displayed slogans such as
"8-hour working day".
meaning of May 1st International Labor Day
significance of International Labor Day lies in the fact that laborers have
obtained their legitimate rights and interests through struggle, with a
tenacious, brave and unyielding spirit of struggle. It is a historic progress
in human civilization and democracy. This is the essence of May Day. Therefore,
people pay so much attention to Labor Day.
creates wealth, labor creates civilization, and labor is the creator of all civilization
and wealth. Labor is divided into mental labor and manual labor. Mental
laborers summarize the experience of manual labor, and manual laborers realize
the vision of mental laborers. The significance of the International Labor Day
on May 1st should make the people aware of this. Especially mental workers
should realize the meaning of labor.
is the most glorious. The significance of Labor Day is that labor creates
wealth, labor creates civilization, and labor creates our lives. There is no distinction
between physical and mental power in labor, and everyone who works hard
deserves respect. So, I wish all of us a happy Labor Day.