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Holidays in Perak in 2014

Perak, Malaysia National and Regional Public holidays of Perak, Malaysia in 2014

DayDateHolidayComments
Wednesday January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day All regions except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis, Terengganu
Tuesday January 14 Jan 14 Mawlid
Friday January 17 Jan 17 Thaipusam Hindu festival. Kedah, Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Johor, Negeri Sembilan, Perak, Penang, Selangor only
Friday January 31 Jan 31 Chinese New Year 1st day of 1st lunar month
Saturday February 01 Feb 1 Chinese New Year 2nd day of 1st lunar month
Thursday May 01 May 1 Labour Day International Workers Day
Sunday May 11 May 11 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday.
Tuesday May 13 May 13 Wesak Day Birth of Buddha. Observed on the day of the full moon in May
Thursday May 29 May 29 Public Holiday Perak only. Mark the passing of the Sultan of Perak
Saturday June 07 Jun 7 Birthday of SPB Yang di Pertuan Agong Kings Birthday. 1st Saturday in June
Tuesday July 15 Jul 15 Nuzul Quran All regions except Johor, Kedah, Malacca, Sabah, Sarawak
Monday July 28 Jul 28 Hari Raya Aidilfitri Eid Al-Fitr
Tuesday July 29 Jul 29 Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday Second day of holiday for Eid Al-Fitr
Sunday August 31 Aug 31 National Day Independence Day
Tuesday September 16 Sep 16 Malaysia Day Became a Federal Holiday in 2010
Sunday October 05 Oct 5 Hari Raya Haji Festival of Sacrifice
Monday October 06 Oct 6 Hari Raya Haji Holiday Holiday in lieu. Second day of Festival of Sacrifice
Wednesday October 22 Oct 22 Deepavali The festival of lights. Except Labuan, Sarawak
Saturday October 25 Oct 25 Awal Muharram Islamic New Year
Thursday November 27 Nov 27 Birthday of the Sultan of Perak Perak only. Always celebrated on 27 November
Thursday December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Holiday Internationally observed Christian holiday

Key

National Holiday Regional Holiday Not a Public Holiday

Notes

  • National holidays are normally observed by most governmental and private organizations.
  • State holidays are normally observed by certain states in Malaysia or when it is relevant to the state itself.
  • The main holy days of each major religion are public holidays, taking place on either the western calendar or religious ones.
  • In the states of Kedah, Kelantan, Johor and Terengganu, the weekend is Friday and Saturday. All other states observe a Saturday and Sunday weekend.


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