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2012-04-28

2012-04-28 09:53:45 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2012c.

1: - # @(#)asia 8.69 + # <pre> + # @(#)asia 8.73   # This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of   # 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.   
77:   Rule RussiaAsia 1993 1995 - Sep lastSun 2:00s 0 -   Rule RussiaAsia 1996 max - Oct lastSun 2:00s 0 -    - # From Arthur David Olson (2011-06-15): - # While Russia abandoned DST in 2011, Armenia may choose to - # follow Russia's "old" rules. -  +    # Afghanistan   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Kabul 4:36:48 - LMT 1890
97:   # in 1996, though it did use DST in 1995. IATA SSIM (1991/1998) reports that   # Armenia switched from 3:00 to 4:00 in 1998 and observed DST after 1991,   # but started switching at 3:00s in 1998. +  + # From Arthur David Olson (2011-06-15): + # While Russia abandoned DST in 2011, Armenia may choose to + # follow Russia's "old" rules. +  + # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2012-02-10): + # According to News Armenia, on Feb 9, 2012, + # http://newsarmenia.ru/society/20120209/42609695.html + # + # The Armenia National Assembly adopted final reading of Amendments to the + # Law "On procedure of calculation time on the territory of the Republic of + # Armenia" according to which Armenia [is] abolishing Daylight Saving Time. + # or + # (brief) + # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_armenia03.html   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Yerevan 2:58:00 - LMT 1924 May 2    3:00 - YERT 1957 Mar # Yerevan Time
104:    3:00 1:00 YERST 1991 Sep 23 # independence    3:00 RussiaAsia AM%sT 1995 Sep 24 2:00s    4:00 - AMT 1997 -  4:00 RussiaAsia AM%sT +  4:00 RussiaAsia AM%sT 2012 Mar 25 2:00s +  4:00 - AMT      # Azerbaijan   # From Rustam Aliyev of the Azerbaijan Internet Forum (2005-10-23):
2235:   # http://www.maannews.net/eng/ViewDetails.aspx?ID=424808   # </a>    + # From Steffen Thorsen (2012-03-26): + # Palestinian news sources tell that both Gaza and West Bank will start DST + # on Friday (Thursday midnight, 2012-03-29 24:00). + # Some of many sources in Arabic: + # <a href="http://www.samanews.com/index.php?act=Show&id=122638"> + # http://www.samanews.com/index.php?act=Show&id=122638 + # </a> + # + # <a href="http://safa.ps/details/news/74352/%D8%A8%D8%AF%D8%A1-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AA%D9%88%D9%82%D9%8A%D8%AA-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B5%D9%8A%D9%81%D9%8A-%D8%A8%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B6%D9%81%D8%A9-%D9%88%D8%BA%D8%B2%D8%A9-%D9%84%D9%8A%D9%84%D8%A9-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AC%D9%85%D8%B9%D8%A9.html"> + # http://safa.ps/details/news/74352/%D8%A8%D8%AF%D8%A1-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AA%D9%88%D9%82%D9%8A%D8%AA-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B5%D9%8A%D9%81%D9%8A-%D8%A8%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B6%D9%81%D8%A9-%D9%88%D8%BA%D8%B2%D8%A9-%D9%84%D9%8A%D9%84%D8%A9-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AC%D9%85%D8%B9%D8%A9.html + # </a> + # + # Our brief summary: + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/gaza-west-bank-dst-2012.html"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/gaza-west-bank-dst-2012.html + # </a> +  + # From Arthur David Olson (2012-03-27): + # The timeanddate article for 2012 says that "the end date has not yet been + # announced" and that "Last year, both...paused daylight saving time during... + # Ramadan. It is not yet known [for] 2012." + # For now, assume both switch back on the last Friday in September. XXX +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule EgyptAsia 1957 only - May 10 0:00 1:00 S   Rule EgyptAsia 1957 1958 - Oct 1 0:00 0 -
2267:    2:00 Jordan EE%sT 1999    2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2011 Apr 2 12:01    2:00 1:00 EEST 2011 Aug 1 +  2:00 - EET 2012 Mar 30 +  2:00 1:00 EEST 2012 Sep 28    2:00 - EET      Zone Asia/Hebron 2:20:23 - LMT 1900 Oct
2280:    2:00 1:00 EEST 2011 Aug 1    2:00 - EET 2011 Aug 30    2:00 1:00 EEST 2011 Sep 30 3:00 +  2:00 - EET 2012 Mar 30 +  2:00 1:00 EEST 2012 Sep 28 3:00    2:00 - EET      # Paracel Is
2571:   # http://sns.sy/sns/?path=news/read/11421 (Arabic)   # </a>    + # From Steffen Thorsen (2012-03-26): + # Today, Syria's government announced that they will start DST early on Friday + # (00:00). This is a bit earlier than the past two years. + # + # From Syrian Arab News Agency, in Arabic: + # <a href="http://www.sana.sy/ara/2/2012/03/26/408215.htm"> + # http://www.sana.sy/ara/2/2012/03/26/408215.htm + # </a> + # + # Our brief summary: + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/syria-dst-2012.html"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/syria-dst-2012.html + # </a> +  + # From Arthur David Olson (2012-03-27): + # Assume last Friday in March going forward XXX. +    Rule Syria 2008 only - Apr Fri>=1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Syria 2008 only - Nov 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Syria 2009 only - Mar lastFri 0:00 1:00 S - Rule Syria 2010 max - Apr Fri>=1 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Syria 2010 2011 - Apr Fri>=1 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Syria 2012 max - Mar lastFri 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Syria 2009 max - Oct lastFri 0:00 0 -      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]