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Holidays in Malacca in 2018

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Declaration of Malacca as a Historical City
Declaration of Malacca as a Historical City

15 April 2018 This Regional holiday is in 56 days. Malacca only. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site on 7 July 2010

Beginning of Ramadan
Beginning of Ramadan

17 May 2018 This Regional holiday is in 88 days. Ramadan is the ninth month of the Muslim calendar. It is during this month that Muslims...

Wesak Day
Wesak Day

29 May 2018 This National holiday is in 100 days. Marks three key events in Buddhas life - his birthday, the enlightenment and his achiev...

malacca, Malaysia National and Regional Public holidays of Malacca, Malaysia in 2018

DayDateHolidayComments
Monday January 01 Jan 1 New Year's Day All regions except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis, Terengganu
Friday February 16 Feb 16 Chinese New Year 1st day of 1st lunar month
Saturday February 17 Feb 17 Chinese New Year Holiday 2nd day of 1st lunar month. Except Kelantan, Terengganu
Sunday April 15 Apr 15 Declaration of Malacca as a Historical City Malacca only. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site on 7 July 2008
Tuesday May 01 May 1 Labour Day International Workers Day
Sunday May 13 May 13 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Thursday May 17 May 17 Beginning of Ramadan Johor, Kedah, Malacca only
Tuesday May 29 May 29 Wesak Day Birth of Buddha. Observed on the day of the full moon in May
Friday June 15 Jun 15 Hari Raya Aidilfitri Eid Al-Fitr
Saturday June 16 Jun 16 Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday Second day of holiday for Eid Al-Fitr
Sunday June 17 Jun 17 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Wednesday August 22 Aug 22 Hari Raya Haji Festival of Sacrifice
Friday August 31 Aug 31 National Day Independence Day
Sunday September 09 Sep 9 Birthday of SPB Yang di Pertuan Agong King's Birthday
Tuesday September 11 Sep 11 Awal Muharram Islamic New Year
Sunday September 16 Sep 16 Malaysia Day Became a Federal Holiday in 2010
Friday October 12 Oct 12 Melaka Governors Birthday Melaka only
Tuesday November 06 Nov 6 Deepavali The festival of lights. Except Sarawak
Tuesday November 20 Nov 20 Maulidur Rasul
Tuesday December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Day 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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