Singapore to have 7 long weekends in 2020

Singapore to have 7 long weekends in 2020

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A dazzling fireworks display over the Singapore skyline at the Marina Bay Area. (Photo: Brandon Tanoto)

SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) on Monday (Apr 8) released the list of Singapore's public holidays for next year.

There will be seven long weekends, with holidays either falling on a Friday or Monday in 2020.

Four public holidays fall on a Friday:

Good Friday (Apr 10)

Labour Day (May 1)

Hari Raya Haji (Jul 31)

Christmas Day (Dec 25)

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Three fall on a Sunday, meaning that the following Monday will be a public holiday:

Chinese New Year (Jan 26)

Hari Raya Puasa (May 24)

National Day (Aug 9)

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The full calendar of public holidays in 2020:

Public holidays 2020 graphic

Source: CNA/zl(mn)

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