Here’s a list of the holidays in Singapore in the year 2013:
The very first holiday of the year 2013 in Singapore is the New Year’s Day. The Chinese New Year is celebrated in Singapore on 11th and 12th February and these days too are holidays for the people of Singapore. The next holiday in the calendar falls on 29th May which is a Good Friday.
May 1 is celebrated as Labor Day in most parts of the world and on this day, Singapore too observes a holiday. May 24 is the Vesak Day and a holiday in Singapore. On August 8, most of the businesses and schools are closed due to the Hari Raya Puasa in Singapore.
The next holiday on the list of holidays in Singapore is on August 9 which is the National day in Singapore. Hari Raya Haji falls on October 15 and is also observed as a holiday in this country. Deepavali is a festival of Hindus and shall fall on November 4 this year.
This day is also a holiday in Singapore due to the presence of many Hindus in this country. The last holiday of the year in Singapore is on 25th December which is the Christmas day.