Friday, June 20, 2008

Holiday - Idul Fitri

2008 Idul Fitri (Id-Ul-Fitr in English) celebrated on October 2nd, 2008. Most of schools official time off is two weeks. 1 day before public holiday dated, Muslims in Jakarta will perform Takbiran (The Takbir) starts from 10pm 'til late at night.

  1. Try to leave early after work and avoid to go out when Takbiran night occurs, you better stay at home or hotel and watch TV
  2. On the D-day, many restaurants (independent retails) are close for more than 1 days (longest 1 week)
  3. Malls/Plazas on D-day operating hours starts from 1 pm - 10 pm and will be super-crowded

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