School Holidays Guide Travel Holiday VacationSchool Holidays Guide Festival Event Calendar

Singapore Public Holidays 2014 Calendar


Singapore Public Holidays 2014

The official Singapore public holiday calendar for 2014 has been announced by Singapore Ministry of Manpower (MoM). In 2014, Singaporeans will delight in 11 public holidays varying from international celebration to religious holidays. A few of them falls on Monday or Friday, making a minimum of four long weekends on January, April, July, and October 2014.

Some public holidays in Singapore are based on lunar calendar or religious calendar whose estimations are various from western calendar. Therefore, the holidays are noted on various dates each year. Here is the list of Singapore Public Holidays 2014 Calendar.

Singapore Holidays 2014

New Year’s Day 2014
Wednesday, 1 January 2014

Chinese New Year 2014
Friday, 31 January 2014
Saturday, 1 February 2014

Good Friday 2014
Friday, 18 April 2014

Labour Day 2014
Thursday, 1 May 2014

Buddhist Vesak Day 2014
Tuesday, 13 May 2014

Hari Raya Puasa 2014
Monday, 28 July 2014

Singapore National Day 2014
Saturday, 9 August 2014

Hari Raya Haji 2014
Sunday, 5 October 2014^

Deepavali 2014
Thursday, 23 October 2014*

Christmas Day 2014
Thursday, 25 December 2014

^Since Hari Raya Haji 2014 falls on Sunday, the following Monday will be considered a substitute holiday.
*Deepavali date of 2014 will need to be reconfirmed once the Hindu Almanac is available. Singapore Ministry of Manpower predict the holiday will fall on Thursday, 23 October 2014, yet the date is tentative.

Singapore Long Weekends 2013

Some Singapore holidays fall on Friday, Sunday, or Monday, thus they create a long weekend. These holidays join weekend days-off to create at least a three-days holiday. Long weekend is a popular travel moment for many people in Singaporeans. Traveling during long weekend, people can take less days off from their annual leave entitlement. Taking into considerations the Singapore public holidays 2014 dates, here are Singapore long weekends 2014.

Chinese New Year 2014
Off days: 3 days ( Friday, 31 January 2014 – Sunday, 2 February 2014 )

Good Friday 2014
Off days: 3 days ( Friday, 18 April 2014 – Sunday, 20 April 2014 )

Hari Raya Puasa 2014
Off days: 3 days ( Saturday, 26 July 2014 – Monday, 28 July 2014 )

Hari Raya Haji 2014
Off days: 3 days (Saturday, 4 October 2014 – Monday, 6 October 2014 )

From the list above, we can see that there are many opportunities for Singaporeans to take a vacation in 2014 without using the annual leave entitlement. Aside from the list, many Singaporeans also take a day off during New Years Eve due to the spreading holiday mood.

Happy Singapore Holidays 2014 !

 

Incoming search terms:

  • singapore school holiday 2014
  • school holiday 2014 singapore
  • singapore school holidays 2014
  • 2014 calendar singapore holiday
  • singapore public holiday
  • 2014 school holidays in singapore
  • 2014 calendar singapore
  • 2014 singapore school holiday
  • school holidays 2014 singapore
  • singapore school holidays 2014 calendar
  • singapore holiday 2014
  • calendar 2014 singapore holiday
  • singapore school calendar 2014
  • singapore public holidays
  • singapore 2014 calendar with holidays
  • singapore 2014 calendar
  • 2014 calendar singapore school holiday
  • singapore 2014 calendar with public holidays
  • 2014 singapore school holidays
  • calendar 2014 singapore

Interesting places around the world: