The festival New Year, also known as Chap Goh Mei, will be celebrated on 23rd January in 2012 in Malaysia.
New Year is celebrated on 23rd January and in 2012 New Year will be celebrated on 4th Monday of January. Countries like Republic Of Korea, Singapore, United States, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India and Japan also celebrate New Year with great fervor and refer to it as Chap Goh Mei in Malaysia.New Year is one of the most popular festivals in United States and is also called New Year's Eve.
In some other countries Chap Goh Mei is also referred to as Chun Jie, Jour Des Étrennes, Lunar New Year, New Years Eve, Revillion, Seollal, Shogatsu and Silvester.
New Year dates 2012 around the world:
Revillion Brazil 2012Silvester Germany 2012Jour Des Étrennes Canada 2012New Years Eve United States 2012Shogatsu Japan 2012Chun Jie Singapore 2012Jour Des Étrennes France 2012Lunar New Year China 2012