The dates for the 11 specified public holidays in Singapore for 2010 are as follows:
- New Year’s Day (Friday): Jan 1, 2010
- Chinese New Year (Sunday*, Monday): Feb 14, 15
- Good Friday (Friday): April 2
- Labour Day (Saturday): May 1
- Vesak Day (Friday): May 28
- National Day (Monday): August 9
- Hari Raya Puasa (Friday): Sep 10
- Deepavali (Friday): Nov 5
- Hari Raya Haji (Wednesday): Nov 17
- Christmas Day (Saturday): Dec 25
As Chinese New Year falls on Sunday 14 February 2010 and Monday 15 February 2010, the next day, Tuesday 16 February 2010, will be a public holiday.
The date, 5 November 2010, 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 press release to announce the change.
What’s your plan for Singapore public holidays in 2010? I see a lot of public holidays in Singapore 2010 landing on Fridays, which means long weekend. And, long weekend means holiday!
Share below your public holiday plan for 2010 in Singapore in the comments.