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Malaysia Public Holidays
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 Year 2007
January 1
January 20
February 18
March 31
May 1
May 2
June 2
August 31
October 13
December 20
December 25
New Year’s Day.
Hari Raya Haji (Feast of the Sacrifice).
Chinese New Year.
Mawlid al-Nabi (Birth of the Prophet Muhammad).
Labour Day.
Vesak Day (Birth of the Buddha).
Official Birthday of HM the Yang di-Pertuan Agong.
National Day
Hari Raya Puasa (End of Ramadan)
Hari Raya Qurban (Feast of Sacrifice)
Christmas Day

(1) Muslim festivals are timed following the sightings of diverse phases of the moon and dates given above are approximations. During the lunar month of Ramadan that precedes Hari Raya Puasa, Muslims fast during the day and feast at night. Normal business patterns may be interrupted. Many restaurants are close during the day and there are restrictions on smoking and drinking. Some disruptions may continue into Hari Raya Puasa itself and Hari Raja Haji may last from 2 - 10 days, depending upon each area. For more details see the World of Islam appendix.

(2) Buddhist festivals are also timed according to phases of the moon and variations occur.
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