Four long weekends next year, three fall on Friday and one on Monday, going by the Ministry of Manpower’s (MOM) gazetted public holidays for 2021. A great reference to check when to plan your long holidays with the least number of leaves you need to take. Mark your calendar!
The 11 gazetted public holidays are:
- New Year’s Day – Friday
- Chinese New Year – the first day – Friday
- Chinese New Year – second day – Saturday
- Good Friday – Friday Duh!
- Labour Day – Saturday
- Hari Raya Puasa – Thursday – Take leave on Friday!
- Vesak Day – Wednesday
- Hari Raya Haji – Tuesday – Take leave on Monday!
- National Day – Monday – Long weekend
- Deepavali – Thursday
- Christmas Day – Saturday
There will be four long weekends, with holidays either falling on a Friday or Monday in 2021.
Here is the public holidays table for 2021
The holidays can be found on their website: https://www.mom.gov.sg/employment-practices/public-holidays
Please monitor CashChanger.co when you plan your holidays so you can know how much money you going to spend. Check once more before you leave for your holidays so you know where you can save more when you exchange your foreign currencies. Don’t wait till the last minute and change in the airport as they don’t give you a good rate.
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