05 Apr '16, 9pm

Holiday alert: 7 long weekends next year

Holiday alert: 7 long weekends next year

Start planning your leave and perhaps booking your short breaks, too. There will be seven long weekends next year - one more than this year - with seven out of the 11 public holidays in Singapore falling on a Friday, Sunday or Monday. When a public holiday falls on a Sunday, the following Monday is a public holiday. You can also add three more even longer weekends to the count if you take a total of six days of leave, to cover the two days before or after the public holidays that fall on a Wednesday. These would be the days before or after Vesak Day, National Day and Deepavali. However, there will be no four-day weekends here next year, as there was this year when the first two days of Chinese New Year fell on a Monday and Tuesday. The Ministry of Manpower yesterday released the dates of public holidays for next year. Travel agencies and hotels are expecting a boost in bus...

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