Public Holidays Public Holidays

High Commission of Malaysia

Ottawa

 

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2020

 

No.

Holiday Description

Date

Day

Country

1.

New Year’s Day

1st January

Wednesday

Malaysia/Canada 

 

Chinese New Year

25th January

Saturday**

Malaysia

2.

Ontario Family Day

17th  February

Monday

Canada

3.

Good Friday

10th April

Friday

Canada

4.

Vesak Day

7th May

Thursday

Malaysia

5.

Nuzul Al-Quran Day

11th May

Monday

Malaysia

6.

Victoria Day

18th May

Monday

Canada

7.

Hari Raya Aidil Fitri*

25th May

Monday

Malaysia

8.

Canada Day

1st July

Wednesday

Canada

9.

Hari Raya Aidil Adha*

31st July

Friday

Malaysia

10.

Awal Muharram

20 August

Thursday

Malaysia

11.

National Day**

31st August

Monday

Malaysia

12.

Labour Day

7th September

Monday

Canada

13.

SPB Agong’s Birthday

9th September

Wednesday

Malaysia

14.

Malaysia Day

16th September

Wednesday 

Malaysia

15.

Thanksgiving Day

12th October

Monday

Canada

16.

Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday

29th October

Thursday

Malaysia

 

Deepavali

14th November

Saturday**

Malaysia

17.

Christmas Day

25th December

Friday

Malaysia/Canada

 

Boxing Day

26th December

Saturday**

Canada

 

NOTE:

 

(1)        (*) Dates are subject to change.  

(2)        (**) When a holiday falls on Saturday, it shall be observed but the following working day will not

                   be a holiday.

(3)        When a public holiday falls on Sunday, the following day shall be a public holiday

(4)        Total public holidays taken into account is 17 days.

(5)        (REDOntario’s Statutory Public Holidays which are compulsory to observe (9 days yearly)

 

Distribution:

  1. Administration and Security Division, MFA, Wisma Putra, Putrajaya
  2. Americas Division, MFA, Wisma Putra
  3. All HBS/LRS of the High Commission of Malaysia, Ottawa
  4. ICAO Office in Montreal, Canada
  5. Consulate General, Vancouver 

 

 

Date: 2 January 2020