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Singapore's Business Holidays


Jan 1 New Year's Day

Jan 28 - 29 Chinese New Year

          2017 Year of the Rooster

          2016 Year of the Monkey

          2015 Year of the Sheep

Apr 14 Good Friday

May 1 Labor Day

May 10  Vesak Day / Purnima at sundown

May 26 Start of Ramadan (Not a holiday)

Jun 25 End of Ramadan / Eid Al Fitr (Feast of the Fast Breaking) (Hari-Raya-Puasa) at sundown

Aug 9 National Day

Sep 11 Feast of Sacrifice Eid Al Adha / Hari Raya Haji

Oct 2 Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday

Oct 2-30 Islamic/Hijra New Year (Muharram) At sundown

Oct 10-11 Time for Reflection, Fasting and Meditation Ashura


Oct 18 Deepavali

Dec 25 Christmas Day

(Note: Holidays occurring on Saturday or Sunday are observed on the following Monday)

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