GAZETTED PUBLIC HOLIDAYS IN PENANG FOR THE YEAR 2012

The following days will be observed as Public Holidays in the State of Penang for the year 2012

NOTE :-

( * ) Subject to change

REMINDER:-

When a holiday falls on a Sunday or Public Holiday, the following day will be observed as a holiday and if the said day is already a public holiday, then the following day shall be a holiday. If a holiday falls on a Saturday, there WILL NOT be a replacement the following Monday.

1. PUBLIC HOLIDAYS (FEDERAL)    

Chinese New Year (2 days)

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23 January(Monday) /24 January(Tuesday)

Birthday of Prophet Muhamad (S.A.W.) (Maulidur Rasul)

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5th February (Sunday)

Labour Day

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1st May (Sunday)

Wesak Day

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5th May (Saturday)

Birthday of H.M. The Yang di-Pertuan Agong

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2th Jun (Saturday)

Hari Raya Puasa (2 days) ( * )

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19th August (Sunday) / 20th August (Monday)

National Day

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31st August (Friday)

Malaysia Day

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16th September (Sunday)

Deepavali ( * )

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13th November (Tuesday)

Hari Raya Qurban ( ** )

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26th October (Friday)

Awal Muharam (Maal Hijrah)

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15th November (Thursday)

Christmas Day

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25th December (Tuesday)

2. PUBLIC HOLIDAYS (STATE)    

New Year's Day

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1st January (Sunday)

Thaipusam

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7th February(Tuesday)

Commemoration of Proclamation of Penang as Heritage Site

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7th July (Saturday)

Birthday Of H.E. The Yang di Pertua Negeri Pulau Pinang

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14th July (Saturday)

Nuzul Al-Quran

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6th August (Monday)