Pahang Public Holidays 2017Today – 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 Jan||Sun||New Year's Day|
|2 Jan||Mon||New Year Holiday|
|28 Jan||Sat||Chinese New Year|
|29 Jan||Sun||Chinese New Year Holiday|
|30 Jan||Mon||Chinese New Year Holiday|
|24 Apr||Mon||Installation of YDP Agong|
|1 May||Mon||Labour Day|
|7 May||Sun||Hari Hol Pahang|
|8 May||Mon||Hari Hol Pahang Holiday|
|10 May||Wed||Wesak Day|
|12 Jun||Mon||Nuzul Al-Quran|
|25 Jun||Sun||Hari Raya Aidilfitri|
|26 Jun||Mon||Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday|
|27 Jun||Tue||Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday|
|31 Aug||Thu||Merdeka Day|
|1 Sep||Fri||Hari Raya Haji|
|4 Sep||Mon||Sep 4 Holiday (SEA Games)|
|9 Sep||Sat||Agong's Birthday|
|16 Sep||Sat||Malaysia Day|
|22 Sep||Fri||Awal Muharram|
|24 Oct||Tue||Sultan of Pahang's Birthday|
|1 Dec||Fri||Prophet Muhammad's Birthday|
|25 Dec||Mon||Christmas 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.