All financial institutions as well as offshore financial markets, foreign bond, foreign exchange markets will be closed from today, GE14 public holidays.
They will be operating from Monday, May 14 onwards said Bank Negara Malaysia.
The central bank said this was following the announcement by Chief Secretary to the Government, Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa, that May 10 (Thursday) and May 11 (Friday) will be declared an additional holiday nationwide in conjunction with the 14th General Election.
For the states of Terengganu, Kelantan, Kedah and Johor where Friday and Saturday is the weekend, Sunday May 13 had been set as an additional public holiday. — BERNAMA