Your question: Does Singapore have Christmas holiday?

How long is Christmas holiday Singapore?

The next public holiday is

Date Day Holiday name
9 August 2022 Tuesday National Day9 August 2022, Tuesday
24 October 2022 Monday Deepavali24 October 2022, Monday
25 December 2022 Sunday Christmas Day25 December 2022, SundayMonday, 26 December 2022, will be a public holiday if your rest day falls on 25 December 2022.

Is December 24 a public holiday in Singapore?

Is Christmas Eve a Public Holiday? Christmas Eve is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

What are the main holidays in Singapore?

The 10 annual public holidays are as follows:

  • New Years Day.
  • Chinese New Year.
  • Good Friday.
  • Labour Day.
  • Vesak day.
  • National Day.
  • Hari Raya Puasa.
  • Deepavali.

Is December 24th a half day in Singapore?

Usually, we grant Christmas Eve, New Year Eve and Chinese New Year Eve. We give staff ½ day off on Christmas and CNY’s eves, provided that the eve falls on a working day. We usually grant ½ on the eve of Chinese New Year and Christmas.

Is 24th December a public holiday?

Christmas Eve is celebrated on December 24th. … Countries and regions which officially have Christmas Eve as a public holiday are shown on the right.

Is Boxing Day a public holiday?

Our National Public Holidays are New Year’s Day, Australia Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Anzac Day, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. All other public holidays such as Queen’s Birthday and Labour Day are individually declared by the state and territory governments.

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Is New Year’s Eve a public holiday Singapore?

New Year’s Eve is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours. Many people celebrate New Year’s Eve to bid farewell to the year that ends and to welcome the New Year.

Why Hari Raya Haji is celebrated?

Hari Raya Haji is a Muslims’ celebration to commemorate the prophet Ibrahim’s willingness to sacrifice his son, Ismail – a sign of Muslims’ submission to God. As Ibrahim was about to complete the sacrifice, God intervened and provided a sheep for sacrifice instead.