Public Holidays 2009 (Source: Gov. of Singapore
If you are planning for business travel to Singapore in 2009, you
be aware of
the Singapore Public Holidays. (Besides having your
business card translated to Chinese)
Jan 01 -- New Year's Day.
Jan 26 -- First Day of Chinese New Year.
Apr 10 -- Good Friday.
May 01 -- International Labor Day.
May 09 -- Vesak Day.
Aug 10 -- Day After National Day (because National Day falls on a
Sunday in 2009)
Sep 21 -- Day After Hari Raya Puasa (because Hari Raya Puasa
falls on a Sunday in 2009)
Oct 17-- Deepavali ***
Nov 27 -- Hari Raya Haji
Dec 25 -- Christmas Day.
*** The date,
17 Oct, 2009, for Deepavali is based on calculations as before.
It will be counter-checked with the Indian Almanacs when they are
towards the end of 2008. Should there be a difference, we will
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