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2022 Public Holidays in Malaysia

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There are 17 officially recognized public holidays in Malaysia.

Public holidays are days of celebration where countries celebrate important historical or religious events. In some cases, there are public holidays which are celebrated exclusively in certain region of the country.

17 Public Holidays

English name
Date
New Year's DayJanuary 1, 2022
Chinese New YearFebruary 1, 2022
Chinese New YearFebruary 2, 2022
Day of Nuzul Al-QuranApril 19, 2022
Labour DayMay 1, 2022
Labour Day (substitute day)May 2, 2022
End of Ramadan (Eid al-Fitr)May 3, 2022
End of Ramadan (Eid al-Fitr)May 4, 2022
Vesak DayMay 15, 2022
Vesak DayMay 16, 2022
Yang di-Pertuan Agong's BirthdayJune 6, 2022
Feast of the Sacrifice (Eid al-Adha)July 10, 2022
Islamic New YearJuly 30, 2022
Independence DayAugust 31, 2022
Malaysia DaySeptember 16, 2022
Birthday of Muhammad (Mawlid)October 9, 2022
DeepavaliOctober 24, 2022
Christmas DayDecember 25, 2022
Christmas Day (substitute day)December 26, 2022