Public Holidays 2008 (Source: Gov. of Singapore
If you are planning for business travel to Singapore in 2008, you
be aware of
the Singapore Public Holidays. (Besides having your
business card translated to Chinese)
Jan 01 -- New Year's Day.
Feb 07 -- First Day of Chinese New Year.
Feb 08 -- Second Day of Chinese New Year.
Mar 21 -- Good Friday.
May 01 -- International Labor Day.
May 19 -- Vesak Day.
Aug 09 -- National Day.
Oct 01 -- Hari Raya Puasa.
Oct 28-- Deepavali ***
Dec 08 -- Hari Raya Haji
Dec 25 -- Christmas Day.
*** The date,
28 Oct, 2008, for Deepavali is based on calculations as before.
It will be counter-checked with the Indian Almanacs when they are
towards the end of 2007. Should there be a difference, we will
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