Public Holidays Public Holidays

High Commission of Malaysia Dhaka

People’s Republic of Bangladesh

Public Holidays - 2017

 

NO.

OCCASION

DATE

DAY

COUNTRY

 

1

New Year

1 January

 

Sunday

Malaysia/Bangladesh

 

2

Chinese New Year

28 January

29 January

Saturday

Sunday

 

Malaysia

 

3

International Mother Language Day

21 February

Tuesday

Bangladesh

 

4

Birthday of the

Father of the Nation **

17 March

Friday

Bangladesh

 

5

Independence Day of Bangladesh

 

26 March

Sunday

Bangladesh

6

Bengali New Year **

 

14 April

Friday

Bangladesh

7

Labour Day

 

1 May

Monday

Malaysia/ Bangladesh

8

Wesak Day (Buddhist Purnima)

10 May

Wednesday

Malaysia/ Bangladesh

 

9

SPB Yang di-Pertuan Agong’s

Birthday **

 

3 June

Saturday

Malaysia

 

10

Aidil Fitri*

25 June

26 June

Sunday

Monday

 

Malaysia/Bangladesh

 

 

11

National Mourning Day

15 August

Tuesday

Bangladesh

 

12

National Day of Malaysia

31 August

Thursday

Malaysia

 

13

Aidil Adha*

1 September

2 September

 

Friday

Saturday

Malaysia/Bangladesh

 

14

Malaysia Day

16 September

Saturday

Malaysia

 

15

Durgapuja

30 September

Saturday

Bangladesh

 

16

Deepavali*

18 October

Wednesday

Malaysia

 

17

Prophet Mohammad’s (SAW)

Birthday**

 

1 December

 

Friday

Malaysia/ Bangladesh

18

Victory day

16 December

Saturday

Bangladesh

 

19

Christmas

25 December

Monday

Malaysia/ Bangladesh

 

     Note        :        (*)  Subject to change

     Remarks  :        Working day in Bangladesh is from Sunday to Thursday.

When a public holiday falls on a weekend (Saturday), the following     

                            working day shall be observed as a holiday and should that be already a holiday,  

                      the next succeeding day will be observed as a holiday.

:        (**) Will be observed but not to be taken into account as a holiday.

 

 

 

 

 

High Commission of Malaysia

Dhaka

 

5 December 2016

 

 


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