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|New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday, January 1, 2019|
|Birthday of Yang di-Pertuan Besar
||Monday, January 14, 2019|
||Monday, January 21, 2019|
|Federal Territory Day
||Friday, February 1, 2019|
|Chinese Lunar New Year's Day
Chinese New Year is the first day of the Chinese calendar, which is a lunisolar calendar mainly used for traditional celebrations.
|Tuesday, February 5, 2019|
|Second day of Chinese Lunar New Year
||Wednesday, February 6, 2019|
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
|Thursday, February 14, 2019|
||Monday, March 4, 2019|
|Anniversary of the coronation of the Sultan of Terengganu
||Monday, March 4, 2019|
||Wednesday, March 20, 2019|
Holi is a spring festival of colors celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and others. It celebrates the triumph of good over evil and the upcoming season of spring. The festival can last up to sixteen days.
|Thursday, March 21, 2019|
|Birthday of the Sultan of Johor
||Saturday, March 23, 2019|
|Isra and Mi'raj
Isra and Mi'raj (Isra Me'raj, Israa and Mi'raaj, Laylat Al-Isra wa Al-Miraj, Lailat al Miraj, Night Journey and Ascension to Heaven) marks the night that the Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, ascended to heaven and returned.
|Wednesday, April 3, 2019|
|Declaration of Malacca as Historical City
||Monday, April 15, 2019|
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
|Friday, April 19, 2019|
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
|Sunday, April 21, 2019|
|Birthday of the Sultan of Terengganu
||Saturday, April 27, 2019|
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Wednesday, May 1, 2019|
Ramadan is a period of prayer, reflection and fasting for many Muslims worldwide. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar.
|Monday, May 6, 2019|
|Pahang State Holiday
||Tuesday, May 7, 2019|
||Sunday, May 19, 2019|
|Wesak Day observed
||Monday, May 20, 2019|
||Wednesday, May 22, 2019|
||Thursday, May 30, 2019|
|Harvest Festival Day 2
||Friday, May 31, 2019|
||Saturday, June 1, 2019|
|Gawai Dayak Holiday
||Sunday, June 2, 2019|
|Gawai Dayak Holiday observed
||Monday, June 3, 2019|
|Hari Raya Puasa
Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
|Wednesday, June 5, 2019|
|Hari Raya Puasa Day 2
||Thursday, June 6, 2019|
||Friday, June 21, 2019|
|George Town World Heritage City Day
||Sunday, July 7, 2019|
|Penang Governor's Birthday
||Saturday, July 13, 2019|
|Birthday of the Raja of Perlis
||Wednesday, July 17, 2019|
|Sarawak Independence Day
||Monday, July 22, 2019|
|Hari Raya Haji
Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
|Sunday, August 11, 2019|
|Hari Raya Haji (Day 2)
||Monday, August 12, 2019|
||Thursday, August 15, 2019|
||Saturday, August 24, 2019|
|Malaysia's National Day
||Saturday, August 31, 2019|
Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
|Sunday, September 1, 2019|
||Monday, September 2, 2019|
|The Yang di-Pertuan Agong's Birthday
||Monday, September 9, 2019|
||Monday, September 16, 2019|
||Monday, September 23, 2019|
||Sunday, September 29, 2019|
|Birthday of the Governor of Sabah
||Saturday, October 5, 2019|
|Almarhum Sultan Iskandar Hol Day
||Saturday, October 5, 2019|
||Tuesday, October 8, 2019|
|Birthday of the Governor of Malacca
||Friday, October 11, 2019|
|Birthday of the Governor of Sarawak
||Saturday, October 12, 2019|
|Birthday of the Sultan of Pahang
||Thursday, October 24, 2019|
Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights, is one of the most popular Hindu festivals.
|Sunday, October 27, 2019|
|Birthday of the Sultan of Perak
||Friday, November 1, 2019|
|The Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
|Saturday, November 9, 2019|
|Birthday of the Sultan of Kelantan
||Monday, November 11, 2019|
|Birthday of the Sultan of Kelantan (Day 2)
||Tuesday, November 12, 2019|
|Birthday of the Sultan of Selangor
||Wednesday, December 11, 2019|
||Sunday, December 22, 2019|
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday, December 24, 2019|
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Wednesday, December 25, 2019|
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday, December 31, 2019|