Malaysian State & National Holidays 2014



Dates

Occasion

For

1 January
Wednesday
New Year All states except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Trengganu
14 January
Tuesday
Yang di-Pertuan Besar
Negeri Sembilan’s Birthday
Negeri Sembilan only
14 January
Tuesday
Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday
(Maulidur Rasul)
Nationwide
17 January
Friday
Thaipusam Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Johor, Negeri Sembilan, Perak, Penang & Selangor only
19 January
Sunday
Sultan of Kedah’s Birthday Kedah only
31 January
Friday
Chinese New Year Nationwide
1 February
Saturday
Chinese New Year (2nd Day) All states except Kelantan and Trengganu
1 February
Saturday
Federal Territory Day Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Labuan & Putrajaya only
4 March
Tuesday
Anniversary of Installation
of Sultan of Trengganu
Trengganu only
15 April
Tuesday
Declaration of Malacca as
a Historical City
Malacca only
18 April
Friday
Good Friday Sabah & Sarawak only
19 April
Saturday
Sultan of Perak’s Birthday Perak only
26 April
Saturday
Sultan of Trengganu’s Birthday Trengganu only
1 May
Thursday
Labour Day Nationwide
7 May
Wednesday
Hari Hol Pahang Pahang only
13 May
Tuesday
Wesak Day Nationwide
17 May
Saturday
Raja Perlis’ Birthday Perlis only
27 May
Tuesday
Israk & Mikraj Kedah, Negeri Sembilan & Perlis only
30 & 31 May
Fri & Sat
Harvest Festival
Pesta Kaamatan Sabah
Sabah & Labuan only
1 – 2 June
Sun & Mon
Sarawak Harvest Festival
Hari Gawai Sarawak
Sarawak only
7 June
Saturday
Malaysian King’s Birthday
Harijadi Agong
Nationwide
29 June
Sunday
Awal Ramadan Johor, Kedah & Malacca only
7 July
Monday
Georgetown Heritage Day Penang – but not a ‘paid holiday’ for private sectors employees.
12 July
Saturday
Penang Governor’s Birthday Penang only
15 July
Tuesday
Nuzul Al-Quran Kelantan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Penang, Selangor & Trengganu only
28 & 29 July
Mon & Tues
Hari Raya Puasa * Nationwide
31 August
Sunday
National Independence Day
Merdeka
Nationwide
13 September
Saturday
Sarawak Governor’s Birthday Sarawak Only
16 September
Tuesday
Malaysia Day &
Sabah Governor’s Birthday
Nationwide
Sabah
4 October
Saturday
Sabah Governor’s Birthday Sabah Only
5 October
Sunday
Hari Raya Haji *
Hari Raya Qurban
Nationwide
6 October
Monday
Hari Raya Haji (2nd Day) *
Hari Raya Qurban
Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Trengganu Only
10 October
Friday
Malacca Governor’s Birthday Malacca only
23 October
Thursday
Deepavali or Diwali Nationwide except Sarawak
24 October
Friday
Sultan of Pahang’s Birthday Pahang only
25 October
Saturday
Awal Muharram
(Maal Hijrah)
Nationwide
11 & 12 Nov
Tue & Wed
Sultan of Kelantan’s Birthday Kelantan only
22 November
Saturday
Sultan of Johor’s Birthday Johor only
29 November
Saturday
Hari Hol Almarhum Sultan Iskandar
Johor
Johor Only
11 December
Thursday
Sultan of Selangor’s Birthday Selangor only
25 December
Thursday
Christmas Nationwide

* Subject to change – depending on the sighting of the new moon
 

Malaysia School Holidays 2014
1st Term Holidays
March 22 – 30 Mid-Term Holiday
May 28 – June 15 Mid-Year Holiday
2nd Term Holidays
September 13 – 21 Mid-Term Holiday
November 22 – January 4, 2015 Year End Holiday