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2009-11-15

2009-11-15 20:09:03 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2009p.

Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:1.9
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1.11
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:1.10
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/europe:1.11
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/leapseconds:1.8
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/southamerica:1.12

1:   # <pre> - # @(#)asia 8.35 + # @(#)asia 8.42   # This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of   # 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.   
172:   #   # No DST end date has been announced yet.    + # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-09-25): + # Bangladesh won't go back to Standard Time from October 1, 2009, + # instead it will continue DST measure till the cabinet makes a fresh decision. + # + # Following report by same newspaper-"The Daily Star Friday": + # "DST change awaits cabinet decision-Clock won't go back by 1-hr from Oct 1" + # <a href="http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=107021"> + # http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/news-details.php?nid=107021 + # </a> + # or + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_bangladesh04.html"> + # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_bangladesh04.html + # </a> +  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2009-10-13): + # IANS (Indo-Asian News Service) now reports: + # Bangladesh has decided that the clock advanced by an hour to make + # maximum use of daylight hours as an energy saving measure would + # "continue for an indefinite period." + # + # One of many places where it is published: + # <a href="http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/business/bangladesh-to-continue-indefinitely-with-advanced-time_100259987.html"> + # http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/business/bangladesh-to-continue-indefinitely-with-advanced-time_100259987.html + # </a> +    # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Dhaka 6:01:40 - LMT 1890    5:53:20 - HMT 1941 Oct # Howrah Mean Time?
1667:   # advance clocks in the country by one hour from April 15 to   # conserve energy"    - # From Arthur David Olson (2009-04-10): - # Assume for now that Pakistan will end DST in 2009 as it did in 2008. + # From Steffen Thorsen (2009-09-17): + # "The News International," Pakistan reports that: "The Federal + # Government has decided to restore the previous time by moving the + # clocks backward by one hour from October 1. A formal announcement to + # this effect will be made after the Prime Minister grants approval in + # this regard." + # <a href="http://www.thenews.com.pk/updates.asp?id=87168"> + # http://www.thenews.com.pk/updates.asp?id=87168 + # </a>    -  + # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-09-28): + # According to Associated Press Of Pakistan, it is confirmed that + # Pakistan clocks across the country would be turned back by an hour from October + # 1, 2009. + # + # "Clocks to go back one hour from 1 Oct" + # <a href="http://www.app.com.pk/en_/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=86715&Itemid=2"> + # http://www.app.com.pk/en_/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=86715&Itemid=2 + # </a> + # or + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_pakistan07.htm"> + # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_pakistan07.htm + # </a> +  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2009-09-29): + # Alexander Krivenyshev wrote: + # > According to Associated Press Of Pakistan, it is confirmed that + # > Pakistan clocks across the country would be turned back by an hour from October + # > 1, 2009. + # + # Now they seem to have changed their mind, November 1 is the new date: + # <a href="http://www.thenews.com.pk/top_story_detail.asp?Id=24742"> + # http://www.thenews.com.pk/top_story_detail.asp?Id=24742 + # </a> + # "The country's clocks will be reversed by one hour on November 1. + # Officials of Federal Ministry for Interior told this to Geo News on + # Monday." + # + # And more importantly, it seems that these dates will be kept every year: + # "It has now been decided that clocks will be wound forward by one hour + # on April 15 and reversed by an hour on November 1 every year without + # obtaining prior approval, the officials added." + # + # We have confirmed this year's end date with both with the Ministry of + # Water and Power and the Pakistan Electric Power Company: + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/pakistan-ends-dst09.html"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/pakistan-ends-dst09.html + # </a> +  + # From Christoph Goehre (2009-10-01): + # [T]he German Consulate General in Karachi reported me today that Pakistan + # will go back to standard time on 1st of November. +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Pakistan 2002 only - Apr Sun>=2 0:01 1:00 S   Rule Pakistan 2002 only - Oct Sun>=2 0:01 0 -   Rule Pakistan 2008 only - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Pakistan 2008 only - Nov 1 0:00 0 - - Rule Pakistan 2009 only - Apr 15 0:00 1:00 S - Rule Pakistan 2009 only - Nov 1 0:00 0 - + Rule Pakistan 2009 max - Apr 15 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Pakistan 2009 max - Nov 1 0:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Karachi 4:28:12 - LMT 1907    5:30 - IST 1942 Sep
1829:   # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_westbank01.html   # </a>    + # From Steffen Thorsen (2009-08-31): + # Palestine's Council of Ministers announced that they will revert back to + # winter time on Friday, 2009-09-04. + # + # One news source: + # <a href="http://www.safa.ps/ara/?action=showdetail&seid=4158"> + # http://www.safa.ps/ara/?action=showdetail&seid=4158 + # </a> + # (Palestinian press agency, Arabic), + # Google translate: "Decided that the Palestinian government in Ramallah + # headed by Salam Fayyad, the start of work in time for the winter of + # 2009, starting on Friday approved the fourth delay Sept. clock sixty + # minutes per hour as of Friday morning." + # + # We are not sure if Gaza will do the same, last year they had a different + # end date, we will keep this page updated: + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/westbank-gaza-dst-2009.html"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/westbank-gaza-dst-2009.html + # </a> +  + # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-09-02): + # Seems that Gaza Strip will go back to Winter Time same date as West Bank. + # + # According to Palestinian Ministry Of Interior, West Bank and Gaza Strip plan + # to change time back to Standard time on September 4, 2009. + # + # "Winter time unite the West Bank and Gaza" + # (from Palestinian National Authority): + # <a href="http://www.moi.gov.ps/en/?page=633167343250594025&nid=11505 + # http://www.moi.gov.ps/en/?page=633167343250594025&nid=11505 + # </a> + # or + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_gazastrip02.html> + # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_gazastrip02.html + # </a> +    # The rules for Egypt are stolen from the `africa' file.   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule EgyptAsia 1957 only - May 10 0:00 1:00 S
1847:   Rule Palestine 2007 only - Sep Thu>=8 2:00 0 -   Rule Palestine 2008 only - Aug lastFri 2:00 0 -   Rule Palestine 2009 max - Mar lastFri 0:00 1:00 S - Rule Palestine 2009 max - Sep lastMon 2:00 0 - + Rule Palestine 2009 max - Sep Fri>=1 2:00 0 -      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Gaza 2:17:52 - LMT 1900 Oct