According to the general office of the State Council to inform the spirit, the 2013 National Day holiday arrangements are as follows:
National Day: October 1st to 7 holiday days off, a total of 7 days. September 29th (Sunday), on October 12th (Saturday).
During the holidays, each unit should make proper arrangements on duty and security work, in case of major events occurred, according to the report provides timely and proper disposal, to ensure that the people's peaceful through holiday.
The phrase "National Day", which originally referred to the matter of national festival, can be traced back to the West Jin at the earliest stage. Western Jin Dynasty writer Lu Ji in "five other princes theory" in an article once to have "national day alone for its advantages, the main worry about Mo and its victims," the record, China's feudal era, the national celebration event, too great emperor ascended the throne, birthday (Qing Dynasty called long live the emperor's birthday festival). Thus in ancient China the emperor ascended the throne, the birthday is called "national day". Countries today called for the National Day anniversary. In our country, National Day refers in particular to October 1st when PRC was proclaimed as established in 1949.