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Pahang Public Holidays 2017

Today – 20 November 2017 – is not a holiday in Pahang.

This page contains a calendar of all 2017 public holidays for Pahang. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

1 JanSunNew Year's Day
2 JanMonNew Year Holiday
28 JanSatChinese New Year
29 JanSunChinese New Year Holiday
30 JanMonChinese New Year Holiday
24 AprMonInstallation of YDP Agong
1 MayMonLabour Day
7 MaySunHari Hol Pahang
8 MayMonHari Hol Pahang Holiday
10 MayWedWesak Day
12 JunMonNuzul Al-Quran
25 JunSunHari Raya Aidilfitri
26 JunMonHari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday
27 JunTueHari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday
31 AugThuMerdeka Day
1 SepFriHari Raya Haji
4 SepMonSep 4 Holiday (SEA Games)
9 SepSatAgong's Birthday
16 SepSatMalaysia Day
22 SepFriAwal Muharram
18 OctWedDeepavali
24 OctTueSultan of Pahang's Birthday
1 DecFriProphet Muhammad's Birthday
25 DecMonChristmas Day

The Sultan of Pahang’s Birthday is one of the public holidays unique to this state. The Sultan of Pahang’s Birthday is celebrated as a public holiday on October 24 each year. Businesses and offices are closed for the day in order to celebrate the Sultan’s birthday.

The current Sultan of Pahang is Ahmad Shah whose actual birthday is April 26. He succeeded his father as sultan in 1974 although his election was controversial since he was at odds with the current prime minister.

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