National Holidays 2018

Brunei Darussalam

  • 1 January 2018 – New Year’s Day
  • 17 February 2018 – Lunar New Year
  • 24 February 2018 – 34th National Day of Brunei Darussalam
  • 14 April 2018 – Isra’ Mi’raj
  • 17 May 2018 – 1st Day of Ramadhan 1439 H
  • 31 May 2018 – Royal Brunei Armed Forces Day
  • 2 June 2018 – Nuzul Al-Qur’an
  • 16 June 2018 – Hari Raya Aidil Fitri 1439 H
  • 16 July 2018 – His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di – Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’s 72nd Birthday
  • 22 August 2018 – Hari Raya Aidil Adha 1439 H
  • 11 September 2018 – 1st Day of Muharram 1440 H
  • 20 November 2018 – Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday
  • 25 December 2018 – Christmas Day

Cambodia

  • 1 January 2018 – New Year’s Day
  • 7 January 2018 – Victory Day Over Genocidal Regime
  • 31 January 2018 – Meak Bochea Day
  • 8 March 2018 – International Women’s Day
  • 14-16 April 2018 – Khmer New Year’s Days
  • 29 April 2018 – Visak Bochea Day
  • 1 May 2018 – Labour Day
  • 3 May 2018 – Royal Ploughing Ceremony
  • 13-15 May 2018 – Birthday of His Majesty the King of Cambodia, Norodom Sihamoni
  • 1 June 2018 – International Children’s Day
  • 18 June 2018 – Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen – Mother of Cambodia
  • 24 September 2018 – Constitutional Day
  • 8-10 October 2018 – Pchum Ben Days
  • 15 October 2018 – Commemoration Day of the King – Father Preah Borom Ratanak Kaud Norodom Sihanouk
  • 23 October 2018 – Commemoration of Paris Peace Agreement Day
  • 29 October 2018 – Coronation’s Day of His Majesty King Norodom Sihamoni
  • 9 November 2018 – National Independence Day
  • 21-23 November 2018 – Water Festival (Bon Om Touk)
  • 10 December 2018 – International Human Rights Day

Indonesia

  • 1 January 2018 – New Year’s Day
  • 16 February 2018 – Lunar New Year
  • 17 March 2018 – Bali’s Day of Silence (Hari Raya Nyepi) and Saka New Year 1940
  • 30 March 2018 – Good Friday
  • 14 April2018 – Ascension of the Prophet Muhammad SAW (Isra Mikraj)
  • 1 May 2018 – Labour Day
  • 10 May 2018 – Ascension Day of Jesus Christ
  • 29 May 2018 – Vesak Day (Buddha’s Anniversary) 2562
  • 1 June 2018 – Pancasila Day
  • 15-16 June 2018 – Eid al-Fitr 1439 Al-Hijra
  • 17 August 2018 – Independence Day
  • 22 August 2018 – Eid al-Adha 1439 Al-Hijra
  • 11 September 2018 – Islamic / Muharram New Year 1440 Al-Hijra
  • 20 November 2018 – The Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday
  • 25 December 2018 – Christmas Day

Lao PDR

  • 1 January 2018 – New Year’s Day
  • 8 March 2018 – International Women’s Day
  • 14-16 April 2018 – Lao New Year’s Days
  • 1 May 2018 – Labour Day
  • 1 June 2018 – Children’s Day
  • 20 July 2018 – National Women’s Day
  • 27 July 2018 – Beginning of Buddhist Lent’s Day
  • 24-25 October 2018 – End of Buddhist Lent and Boat Racing festival
  • 22 November2018 – That Luang Festival
  • 2 December 2018 – National Day

Malaysia

  • 1 January 2018 – New Year’s Day
  • 31 January 2018 – Thaipusam
  • 1 February 2018 – Federal Territory Day
  • 16 February 2018 – Lunar New Year
  • 1 May 2018 – Labour Day
  • 29 May 2018 – Wesak Day
  • 15-16 June 2018 – Hari Raya Aidil Fitri
  • 22 August 2018 – Hari Raya Aidil Adha
  • 31 August 2018 – National Day
  • 9 September 2018 – Yang Di – Pertuan Agong’s Birthday (replacement holiday on Monday)
  • 11 September 2018 – Awal Muharram (Ma’al Hijrah)
  • 16 September 2018 – Malaysia Day (replacement holiday on Monday)
  • 6 November 2018 – Deepavali
  • 20 November 2018 – Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday
  • 25 December 2018 – Christmas Day

Myanmar

  • 4 January 2018 – Independence Day
  • 12 February 2018 – Union Day
  • 1 March 2018 – Full Moon Day of Tabaung
  • 2 March 2018 – Peasants Day
  • 27 March 2018 – Armed Forces Day
  • 16 April 2018 – Thingyan (Water Festival)
  • 17 April 2018 – Myanmar New Year
  • 1 May 2018 – Labour Day
  • 1 9July 2018 – Martyr’s Day
  • 27 July 2018 – Full Moon Day of Waso
  • 23 October 2018 – Eve of Thadingyut
  • 24 October 2018 – Full Moon Day of Thadingyut
  • 22 November 2018 – Full Moon Day of Tazaung Mone
  • 25 December 2018 – Christmas

Philippines

  • 1 January 2018 – New Year’s Day
  • 16 February 2018 – Lunar New Year
  • 25 February 2018 – EDSA People Power Revolution Anniversary
  • 29 March 2018 – Maundy Thursday
  • 30 March 2018 – Good Friday
  • 31 March 2018 – Black Saturday
  • 9 April 2018 – Araw ng Kagitingan
  • 1 May 2018 – Labour Day
  • 12 June 2018 – Independence Day
  • 21 August 2018 – Ninoy Aquino Day
  • 27 August 2018 – National Heroes Day
  • 1 November 2018 – All Saints Day
  • 2 November 2018 Additional Special Non-working Day
  • 30 November 2018 – Bonifacio Day
  • 24 December 2018 – Additional Special Non-working Day
  • 25 December 2018 – Christmas Day
  • 30 December 2018 – Rizal Day
  • 31 December 2018 – Last Day of the Year

Singapore

  • 1 January 2018 – New Year’s Day
  • 16-17 February 2018 – Lunar New Year
  • 30 March 2018 – Good Friday
  • 1 May 2018 – Labour Day
  • 29 May 2018 – Vesak Day
  • 15 June 2018 – Hari Raya Puasa
  • 9 August 2018 – National Day
  • 22 August 2018 – Hari Raya Haji
  • 6 November 2018 – Deepavali
  • 25 December 2018 – Christmas Day

Thailand

  • 1 January 2018 – New Year’s Day
  • 2 January 2018 – Substitution of New Year’s Day
  • 1 March 2018 – Maka Bucha Day
  • 6 April 2018 – Chakri Memorial Day
  • 13 and 16 April 2018 – Songkran Festival Day
  • 14 May 2018 – Royal Ploughing Day
  • 29 May 2018 – Vesak Day
  • 27 July 2018 – Asarnha Bucha Day
  • 30 July 2018 – Substitution of H.M. King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s Birthday
  • 13 August 2018 – Substitution of H.M. Queen Sirikit’s Birthday
  • 15 October 2018 – Substitution of King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s Memorial Day
  • 23 October 2018 – King Chulalongkorn’s Day
  • 5 December 2018 – National Day of Thailand
  • 31 December 2018 – New Year’s Eve

Vietnam

  • 1 January 2018 – New Year’s Day
  • 14-20 February 2018 – Traditional New Year
  • 25 April 2018 The Hung Kings’ Commemorative Day
  • 30 April 2018 – The National Reunification Day
  • 1 May 2018 – Labour Day
  • 2 September 2018 – The National Day
  • 3 September 2018 – The National Day observed