There will be 11 public holidays in Singapore in 2013:
- New Year’s Day 1 January 2013 (Tuesday)
- Chinese New Year 10-11 February 2013 (Sunday*, Monday)
- Good Friday 29 March 2013 (Friday)
- Labour Day 1 May 2013 (Wednesday)
- Vesak Day 24 May 2013 (Friday)
- Hari Raya Puasa 8 August 2013 (Thursday)
- National Day 9 August 2013 (Friday)
- Hari Raya Haji 15 October 2013 (Tuesday)
- Deepavali 3 November 2013 (Sunday#)
- Christmas Day 25 December 2013 (Wednesday)
* As Chinese New Year falls on Sunday 10 February 2013 and Monday 11 February 2013, the next day, Tuesday 12 February 2013, will be a public holiday.
# The following Monday will be a public holiday.
The date, 3 November 2013, for Deepavali needs to be checked against the Indian Almanac when it is available. Should there be a change in date, the Ministry of Manpower will issue a media release to announce the change.
Will you be planning your next year’s holiday this early?