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July 30 declared public holiday for installation of king

The additional public holiday will be for Peninsular Malaysia and Labuan, while Sabah and Sarawak will decide based on their state constitutions.

Sabahans wish for extended Christmas holidays

Sabahans used to enjoy two-and-a-half-days of Christmas holidays until it was reduced to just one day in the 70s.

Putrajaya declares public holiday on May 9

This is to allow Malaysians to vote in GE14.

Penang mulls making polling day a holiday

Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng also urges the prime minister to declare a national public holiday on May 9 to enable more people to go home and vote.

Calls grow for public holiday on May 9

MTUC says mid-week polling could lead to voters taking out their anger on authorities for the inconvenience caused.

GE14 date: Voters have grounds to challenge EC, says ex-judge

Citizens have the right to ask the EC to change the date as traditionally polling day is on a weekend, says Gopal Sri Ram.

GE14 polling on May Day?

Political analysts predict polling date to fall anytime between April 29 and May 1 as it's usually held about 25 days after the dissolution of Parliament.

Irish bars open on Good Friday for first time in 91...

Pubs and bars in Ireland will be open between 10.30am and 12.30am local time.

Johor to declare public holiday if JDT win Malaysia Cup

State secretary Azmi Rohani says this is to show appreciation for the team's determination and the support given by the people of Johor.

Unisel’s Indian students get 2 extra days off for Deepavali

MIC says university should give students at least three to four days off from classes for the festive occasion.

SEA Games holiday manageable, say economists, unions

Employee unions welcome the off day yesterday, saying productivity levels have been on the rise.

Ad hoc holidays burdensome to industries, says company

Top Glove chairman Lim Wee Chai says businesses get disrupted by an unplanned holiday, with the salary cost estimated at RM1.5 billion.

Najib declares Sept 4 a public holiday

The holiday is to mark the outstanding achievement by Malaysia during the SEA Game.

Agong’s installation: April 24 declared public holiday

Chief Secretary to the Government Ali Hamsa says the special day will be observed as a public holiday in Peninsular Malaysia and the Federal Territory of Labuan.

Dec 13 public holiday in Selangor

Sunday public holiday for Selangor Sultan’s birthday is carried forward to Tuesday Dec 13.

Extra Raya day off on Sunday for Johor civil servants

After Federal Government declares an off-day on Friday, Khaled says state civil servants can take it on the Sunday if Raya falls on Tuesday.

Archived: PAS put on the spot over Thaipusam promise

Gerakan wants to know what happened to Pakatan's 2008 pledge to gazette the Hindu festival a public holiday.