Public Holidays Public Holidays

HIGH COMMISSION OF MALAYSIA

DHAKA, BANGLADESH

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS - YEAR 2022

NO.

HOLIDAY

APPLICABLE TO

DAY

DATE

1.

Chinese New Year

Malaysia

Tuesday & Wednesday

1 & 2 February

2.

Mother’s Language Day

Bangladesh

Monday

21 February

3.

Birthday Father Nation of Bangladesh

Bangladesh

Thursday

17 March

4.

Bengali New Year

Bangladesh

Thursday

14 April

5.

Labour Day

Malaysia

Sunday

1 May

6.

Eid ul-Fitr

Malaysia/Bangladesh

Tuesday & Wednesday

*3 & 4 May

7.

Birthday of Yang di-Pertuan Agong

Malaysia

Monday

6 June

8.

Eid ul-Adha

Malaysia/Bangladesh

Sunday & Monday

*10 & 11 July

9.

***Awal Muharram (Maal Hijrah)

Malaysia

Saturday

30 July

10.

Ashura Day

Bangladesh

Tuesday

9 August

11.

National Day

Malaysia

Wednesday

31 August

12.

Malaysia Day

Malaysia

Friday

16 September

13.

Maulidur-Rasul

Malaysia/Bangladesh

Sunday

9 October

14.

Deepavali

Malaysia

Monday

24 October

15.

Victory Day

Bangladesh

Friday

16 December

16.

Christmas Day

Malaysia/Bangladesh

Sunday

25 December

 

Note:  

*  Subject to change

***Should a holiday falls on the weekend, the following working day shall be observed as a holiday. If that day is a public holiday, the following working day shall be observed as a holiday.

Distribution:        

  • Admin Division, Wisma Putra
  • South Central Asia (SCA) Division, Wisma Putra
  • All Home-Based & Locally Recruited Staff

To also note the following Public Holidays:

  • Bangladesh – Independence Day (Saturday, 26 March)
  • Bangladesh – Durga Puja (Wednesday, 5 October)
  • Malaysia – Wesak Day ( Wednesday, 15 May)

 

High Commission of Malaysia, Dhaka, Bangladesh

15 December 2021