Four long weekends in Singapore for 2018 public holidays

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The list of Singapore’s public holidays for 2018 was released by the Ministry of Manpower on Wednesday (April 5).

In 2018, there will be four long weekends. In contrast, there are seven long weekends in 2017.

The list of public holidays is as follows:

New Year’s Day 1 Jan 2018 Monday
Chinese New Year first day

Chinese New Year second day

16 Feb 2018 Friday
17 Feb 2018 Saturday
Good Friday 30 Mar 2018 Friday
Labour Day 1 May 2018 Tuesday
Vesak Day 29 May 2018 Tuesday
Hari Raya Puasa 15 Jun 2018 Friday
National Day 9 Aug 2018 Thursday
Hari Raya Haji 22 Aug 2018 Wednesday
Deepavali 6 Nov 2018 Tuesday
Christmas Day 25 Dec 2018 Tuesday