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2014-06-14

2014-06-14 11:34:59 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2014e.

239:   # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_egypt04.html   # </a>   Rule Egypt 1995 2010 - Apr lastFri 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 1995 2005 - Sep lastThu 23:00s 0 - + Rule Egypt 1995 2005 - Sep lastThu 24:00 0 -   # From Steffen Thorsen (2006-09-19):   # The Egyptian Gazette, issue 41,090 (2006-09-18), page 1, reports:   # Egypt will turn back clocks by one hour at the midnight of Thursday   # after observing the daylight saving time since May.   # http://news.gom.com.eg/gazette/pdf/2006/09/18/01.pdf - Rule Egypt 2006 only - Sep 21 23:00s 0 - + Rule Egypt 2006 only - Sep 21 24:00 0 -   # From Dirk Losch (2007-08-14):   # I received a mail from an airline which says that the daylight   # saving time in Egypt will end in the night of 2007-09-06 to 2007-09-07.
254:   # http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=53   # From Steffen Thorsen (2007-09-04): The official information...:   # http://www.sis.gov.eg/En/EgyptOnline/Miscellaneous/000002/0207000000000000001580.htm - Rule Egypt 2007 only - Sep Thu>=1 23:00s 0 - + Rule Egypt 2007 only - Sep Thu>=1 24:00 0 -   # From Abdelrahman Hassan (2007-09-06):   # Due to the Hijri (lunar Islamic calendar) year being 11 days shorter   # than the year of the Gregorian calendar, Ramadan shifts earlier each
342:   # From Gunther Vermier (2015-05-13):   # our Egypt office confirms that the change will be at 15 May "midnight" (24:00)    - # From Paul Eggert (2014-05-13): + # From Imed Chihi (2014-06-04): + # We have finally "located" a precise official reference about the DST changes + # in Egypt. The Ministers Cabinet decision is explained at + # http://www.cabinet.gov.eg/Media/CabinetMeetingsDetails.aspx?id=347 ... + # [T]his (Arabic) site is not accessible outside Egypt, but the page ... + # translates into: "With regard to daylight saving time, it is scheduled to + # take effect at exactly twelve o'clock this evening, Thursday, 15 MAY 2014, + # to be suspended by twelve o'clock on the evening of Thursday, 26 JUN 2014, + # and re-established again at the end of the month of Ramadan, at twelve + # o'clock on the evening of Thursday, 31 JUL 2014." This statement has been + # reproduced by other (more accessible) sites[, e.g.,]... + # http://elgornal.net/news/news.aspx?id=4699258 +  + # From Paul Eggert (2014-06-04):   # Sarah El Deeb and Lee Keath of AP report that the Egyptian government says   # the change is because of blackouts in Cairo, even though Ahram Online (cited - # above) says DST had no affect on electricity consumption. The AP story says - # DST will not be observed during Ramadan. There is no information about when - # DST will end. See: + # above) says DST had no affect on electricity consumption. There is + # no information about when DST will end this fall. See:   # http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/el-sissi-pushes-egyptians-line-23614833   # - # For now, guess that later transitions will use 2010's rules, and that - # Egypt will agree with Morocco (see below) about the date Ramadan starts and - # ends, though (unlike Morocco) it will switch at 00:00 standard time. In - # Egypt the spring-forward transitions are removed for 2020-2022, when the - # guessed spring-forward date falls during the estimated Ramadan, and all - # transitions removed for 2023-2038, where the estimated Ramadan falls entirely - # outside the guessed daylight-saving time. Ramadan intrudes on the guessed - # DST starting in 2039, but that's beyond our somewhat-arbitrary cutoff. -  - Rule Egypt 2008 only - Aug lastThu 23:00s 0 - - Rule Egypt 2009 only - Aug 20 23:00s 0 - - Rule Egypt 2010 only - Aug 11 0:00 0 - - Rule Egypt 2010 only - Sep 10 0:00 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2010 only - Sep lastThu 23:00s 0 - + # For now, guess that later spring and fall transitions will use + # 2010's rules, and guess that Egypt will switch to standard time at + # 24:00 the last Thursday before Ramadan, and back to DST at 00:00 the + # first Friday after Ramadan. To implement this, + # transition dates for 2015 through 2037 were determined by running + # the following program under GNU Emacs 24.3, with the results integrated + # by hand into the table below. Ramadan again intrudes on the guessed + # DST starting in 2038, but that's beyond our somewhat-arbitrary cutoff. + # (let ((islamic-year 1436)) + # (while (< islamic-year 1460) + # (let ((a (calendar-islamic-to-absolute (list 9 1 islamic-year))) + # (b (calendar-islamic-to-absolute (list 10 1 islamic-year))) + # (friday 5)) + # (while (/= friday (mod a 7)) + # (setq a (1- a))) + # (while (/= friday (mod b 7)) + # (setq b (1+ b))) + # (setq a (1- a)) + # (setq b (1- b)) + # (setq a (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute a)) + # (setq b (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute b)) + # (insert + # (format + # (concat "Rule\tEgypt\t%d\tonly\t-\t%s\t%2d\t24:00\t0\t-\n" + # "Rule\tEgypt\t%d\tonly\t-\t%s\t%2d\t24:00\t1:00\tS\n") + # (car (cdr (cdr a))) (calendar-month-name (car a) t) (car (cdr a)) + # (car (cdr (cdr b))) (calendar-month-name (car b) t) (car (cdr b))))) + # (setq islamic-year (+ 1 islamic-year)))) + Rule Egypt 2008 only - Aug lastThu 24:00 0 - + Rule Egypt 2009 only - Aug 20 24:00 0 - + Rule Egypt 2010 only - Aug 10 24:00 0 - + Rule Egypt 2010 only - Sep 9 24:00 1:00 S + Rule Egypt 2010 only - Sep lastThu 24:00 0 -   Rule Egypt 2014 only - May 15 24:00 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2014 only - Jun 29 0:00s 0 - - Rule Egypt 2014 only - Jul 29 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2014 max - Sep lastThu 23:00s 0 - + Rule Egypt 2014 only - Jun 26 24:00 0 - + Rule Egypt 2014 only - Jul 31 24:00 1:00 S + Rule Egypt 2014 max - Sep lastThu 24:00 0 -   Rule Egypt 2015 2019 - Apr lastFri 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2015 only - Jun 18 0:00s 0 - - Rule Egypt 2015 only - Jul 18 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2016 only - Jun 7 0:00s 0 - - Rule Egypt 2016 only - Jul 7 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2017 only - May 27 0:00s 0 - - Rule Egypt 2017 only - Jun 26 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2018 only - May 16 0:00s 0 - - Rule Egypt 2018 only - Jun 15 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2019 only - May 6 0:00s 0 - - Rule Egypt 2019 only - Jun 5 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2020 only - May 24 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2021 only - May 13 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Egypt 2022 only - May 3 0:00s 1:00 S + Rule Egypt 2015 only - Jun 11 24:00 0 - + Rule Egypt 2015 only - Jul 23 24:00 1:00 S + Rule Egypt 2016 only - Jun 2 24:00 0 - + Rule Egypt 2016 only - Jul 7 24:00 1:00 S + Rule Egypt 2017 only - May 25 24:00 0 - + Rule Egypt 2017 only - Jun 29 24:00 1:00 S + Rule Egypt 2018 only - May 10 24:00 0 - + Rule Egypt 2018 only - Jun 14 24:00 1:00 S + Rule Egypt 2019 only - May 2 24:00 0 - + Rule Egypt 2019 only - Jun 6 24:00 1:00 S + Rule Egypt 2020 only - May 28 24:00 1:00 S + Rule Egypt 2021 only - May 13 24:00 1:00 S + Rule Egypt 2022 only - May 5 24:00 1:00 S   Rule Egypt 2023 max - Apr lastFri 0:00s 1:00 S      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
914:   # From Sebastien Willemijns (2014-03-18):   # http://www.afriquinfos.com/articles/2014/3/18/maroc-heure-dete-avancez-tous-horloges-247891.asp    - # From Paul Eggert (2014-03-19): - # To estimate what the Moroccan government will do in future years, - # transition dates for 2014 through 2038 were determined by running - # the following program under GNU Emacs 24.3: - # - # (let ((islamic-year 1435)) - # (while (< islamic-year 1461) - # (let ((a - # (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute - # (calendar-islamic-to-absolute (list 9 1 islamic-year)))) - # (b - # (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute - # (calendar-islamic-to-absolute (list 10 1 islamic-year))))) - # (insert - # (format - # (concat "Rule\tMorocco\t%d\tonly\t-\t%s\t %2d\t 3:00\t0\t-\n" - # "Rule\tMorocco\t%d\tonly\t-\t%s\t %2d\t 2:00\t1:00\tS\n") - # (car (cdr (cdr a))) (calendar-month-name (car a) t) (car (cdr a)) - # (car (cdr (cdr b))) (calendar-month-name (car b) t) (car (cdr b))))) + # From Milamber Space Network (2014-06-05): + # The Moroccan government has recently announced that the country will return + # to standard time at 03:00 on Saturday, June 28, 2014 local time.... DST + # will resume again at 02:00 on Saturday, August 2, 2014.... + # http://www.mmsp.gov.ma/fr/actualites.aspx?id=586 +  + # From Paul Eggert (2014-06-05): + # For now, guess that later spring and fall transitions will use 2014's rules, + # and guess that Morocco will switch to standard time at 03:00 the last + # Saturday before Ramadan, and back to DST at 02:00 the first Saturday after + # Ramadan. To implement this, transition dates for 2015 through 2037 were + # determined by running the following program under GNU Emacs 24.3, with the + # results integrated by hand into the table below. + # (let ((islamic-year 1436)) + # (while (< islamic-year 1460) + # (let ((a (calendar-islamic-to-absolute (list 9 1 islamic-year))) + # (b (calendar-islamic-to-absolute (list 10 1 islamic-year))) + # (saturday 6)) + # (while (/= saturday (mod (setq a (1- a)) 7))) + # (while (/= saturday (mod b 7)) + # (setq b (1+ b))) + # (setq a (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute a)) + # (setq b (calendar-gregorian-from-absolute b)) + # (insert + # (format + # (concat "Rule\tMorocco\t%d\tonly\t-\t%s\t%2d\t 3:00\t0\t-\n" + # "Rule\tMorocco\t%d\tonly\t-\t%s\t%2d\t 2:00\t1:00\tS\n") + # (car (cdr (cdr a))) (calendar-month-name (car a) t) (car (cdr a)) + # (car (cdr (cdr b))) (calendar-month-name (car b) t) (car (cdr b)))))   # (setq islamic-year (+ 1 islamic-year)))) - # - # with spring-forward transitions removed for 2023-2025, when the - # normal spring-forward date falls during the estimated Ramadan; with - # all transitions removed for 2026-2035, where the estimated Ramadan - # falls entirely outside daylight-saving time; and with fall-back - # transitions removed for 2036-2037, where the normal fall-back - # date falls during the estimated Ramadan. Normally, the table would - # stop after 2037 because 32-bit time_t values roll around early in 2038, - # but that would imply a prediction of perpetual DST after March 2038 - # due to the year-2037 glitches. So, this table instead stops after - # 2038, the first non-glitchy year after the 32-bit rollover. - # An advantage of stopping after 2038 is that it lets zic guess - # TZ='WET0WEST,M3.5.0,M10.5.0/3' for time stamps far in the future. +       # RULE NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   
968:   Rule Morocco 2008 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 2008 only - Sep 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 2009 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2009 only - Aug 21 0:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2009 only - Aug 21 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 2010 only - May 2 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Morocco 2010 only - Aug 8 0:00 0 -   Rule Morocco 2011 only - Apr 3 0:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2011 only - Jul 31 0 0 - - Rule Morocco 2012 2013 - Apr lastSun 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2012 only - Sep 30 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2012 only - Jul 20 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2012 only - Aug 20 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2013 only - Jul 7 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2013 only - Aug 10 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2013 2035 - Oct lastSun 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2014 2022 - Mar lastSun 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2014 only - Jun 29 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2014 only - Jul 29 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2015 only - Jun 18 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2015 only - Jul 18 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2016 only - Jun 7 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2016 only - Jul 7 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2017 only - May 27 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2017 only - Jun 26 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2018 only - May 16 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2018 only - Jun 15 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2019 only - May 6 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2019 only - Jun 5 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2020 only - Apr 24 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2020 only - May 24 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2021 only - Apr 13 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2021 only - May 13 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2022 only - Apr 3 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2022 only - May 3 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2023 only - Apr 22 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2024 only - Apr 10 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2025 only - Mar 31 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2026 max - Mar lastSun 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2036 only - Oct 21 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2037 only - Oct 11 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2038 only - Sep 30 3:00 0 - - Rule Morocco 2038 only - Oct 30 2:00 1:00 S - Rule Morocco 2038 max - Oct lastSun 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2011 only - Jul 31 0 0 - + Rule Morocco 2012 2013 - Apr lastSun 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2012 only - Sep 30 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2012 only - Jul 20 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2012 only - Aug 20 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2013 only - Jul 7 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2013 only - Aug 10 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2013 max - Oct lastSun 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2014 2022 - Mar lastSun 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2014 only - Jun 28 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2014 only - Aug 2 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2015 only - Jun 13 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2015 only - Jul 18 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2016 only - Jun 4 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2016 only - Jul 9 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2017 only - May 20 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2017 only - Jul 1 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2018 only - May 12 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2018 only - Jun 16 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2019 only - May 4 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2019 only - Jun 8 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2020 only - Apr 18 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2020 only - May 30 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2021 only - Apr 10 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2021 only - May 15 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2022 only - Apr 2 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2022 only - May 7 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2023 only - Apr 22 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2024 only - Apr 13 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2025 only - Apr 5 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2026 max - Mar lastSun 2:00 1:00 S + Rule Morocco 2035 only - Oct 27 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2036 only - Oct 18 3:00 0 - + Rule Morocco 2037 only - Oct 10 3:00 0 -      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Africa/Casablanca -0:30:20 - LMT 1913 Oct 26