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Malaysia Declares December 31 Public Holiday

Source: Bernama News Agency (Jakarta)
Posted: Wednesday, December 29, 2010
Most recent follow-up news item: December 1, 2021

Malaysian Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Razak, has declared Friday, December 31, 2010, as a one-off national public holiday.

The aforementioned public holiday was declared to commemorate Malaysia's victory in the 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup, earlier tonight. Similar sports-related public holidays have been declared in the past in Malaysia, albeit usually at the State level only (2009-11-04).

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