There are a total of 7 Long Weekends in 2017 Public Holidays

Good news for holiday seekers


Hooray for 2017! In case you haven’t heard, there will a total of seven long weekends next year, a similar situation in 2015 and a couple more than this year.

Announced on Ministry of Manpower yesterday, next year there will be a total of three public holidays that fall on Sunday, namely New Year’s Day, Chinese New Year and Hari Raya Puasa. The other four public holidays that falls on either Friday or Monday are Good Friday, Labour Day, Hari Raya Haji and Christmas Day.

Holiday seekers looking for a quick getaway during the long weekends can start making plans now and at the same time look out for promotional airfares with travel periods in the new year.

Learn more from Ministry of Manpower
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