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Public Holidays for 2018 & 2019

2018

Month

Date

Philippines

Malaysia

January

1, Monday

Regular Holiday

New Year's Day

31, Wednesday*

 

Thaipusam

February

1, Thursday

 

Federal Territory Day

16, Friday

Special non-working day

Chinese New Year

March

29, Thursday

Maundy Thursday

 

30, Friday

Good Friday

 

April

9, Monday

Araw ng Kagitingan

 

May

1, Tuesday

Labor Day

Labor Day

 

9, Wednesday

 

Malaysia’s 14th general elections

June

12, Tuesday

Philippine Independence Day

 

15, Friday*

 

Hari Raya Aidilfitri

August

21, Tuesday

Ninoy Aquino Day

 

22, Wednesday

 

Hari Raya Haji

31, Friday

 

Merdeka Day

September

17, Monday

 

Malaysia day

November

1, Thursday

All Saints Day

 

2, Friday

Special non-working day

 

30, Friday

Bonifacio Day

 

December

24, Monday

Special non-working day

 

25, Tuesday

Christmas Day

Christmas Day

31, Monday

Last Day of the Year

 

 

 

2019

Date

Philippine Holidays*

Malaysian Holidays

1 January (Tuesday)

New Year's Day

New Year's Day

21 January (Monday)

 

Thaipusam

1 February (Friday)

 

Federal Territory Day

6 February (Wednesday)

Chinese New Year

25 February (Monday)

EDSA People Power Revolution Anniversary

 

9 April (Tuesday)

Araw ng Kagitingan

 

18 April (Thursday)

Maundy Thursday

 

19 April (Friday)

Good Friday

 

1 May (Wednesday)

Labor Day

Labor Day

20 May (Monday)

 

Wesak Day

5 June (Wednesday)**

 

Hari Raya Aidilfitri

12 June (Wednesday)

Independence Day

 

12 August (Monday)

 

Hari Raya Haji

26 August (Monday)

National Heroes Day

 

9 September (Monday)

 

Agong's Birthday

16 September (Monday)

 

Malaysia Day

24 December (Tuesday)

Special Non-working Holiday

 

25 December (Wednesday)

Christmas Day

Christmas Day

30 December (Monday)

Rizal Day

 

31 December (Tuesday)

Last Day of the Year

 

 *subject to change

Replacement holiday per Malaysian Act No. 369: If any public holiday falls on a weekly holiday (Sunday) the day following shall be a public holiday.