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2009-06-28

2009-06-28 15:51:24 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2009g.

Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:1.7
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1.9
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/southamerica:1.10

1: - # @(#)asia 8.25 + # @(#)asia 8.30   # <pre>      # This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
1049:   # http://www.petranews.gov.jo/nepras/2006/Sep/05/4000.htm   # "Jordan will switch to winter time on Friday, October 27".   # +  + # From Phil Pizzey (2009-04-02): + # ...I think I may have spotted an error in the timezone data for + # Jordan. + # The current (2009d) asia file shows Jordan going to daylight + # saving + # time on the last Thursday in March. + # + # Rule Jordan 2000 max - Mar lastThu 0:00s 1:00 S + # + # However timeanddate.com, which I usually find reliable, shows Jordan + # going to daylight saving time on the last Friday in March since 2002. + # Please see + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/timezone.html?n=11"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/timezone.html?n=11 + # </a> +  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2009-04-02): + # This single one might be good enough, (2009-03-24, Arabic): + # <a href="http://petra.gov.jo/Artical.aspx?Lng=2&Section=8&Artical=95279"> + # http://petra.gov.jo/Artical.aspx?Lng=2&Section=8&Artical=95279 + # </a> + # + # Google's translation: + # + # > The Council of Ministers decided in 2002 to adopt the principle of timely + # > submission of the summer at 60 minutes as of midnight on the last Thursday + # > of the month of March of each year. + # + # So - this means the midnight between Thursday and Friday since 2002. +  + # From Arthur David Olson (2009-04-06): + # We still have Jordan switching to DST on Thursdays in 2000 and 2001. +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Jordan 1973 only - Jun 6 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Jordan 1973 1975 - Oct 1 0:00 0 -
1071:   Rule Jordan 1994 only - Sep Fri>=15 0:00 0 -   Rule Jordan 1995 1998 - Sep Fri>=15 0:00s 0 -   Rule Jordan 1999 only - Jul 1 0:00s 1:00 S - Rule Jordan 1999 2002 - Sep lastThu 0:00s 0 - - Rule Jordan 2000 max - Mar lastThu 0:00s 1:00 S + Rule Jordan 1999 2002 - Sep lastFri 0:00s 0 - + Rule Jordan 2000 2001 - Mar lastThu 0:00s 1:00 S + Rule Jordan 2002 max - Mar lastFri 0:00s 1:00 S   Rule Jordan 2003 only - Oct 24 0:00s 0 -   Rule Jordan 2004 only - Oct 15 0:00s 0 -   Rule Jordan 2005 only - Sep lastFri 0:00s 0 -
1554:   # http://dailymailnews.com/200808/28/news/dmbrn03.html   # </a>    + # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-04-08): + # Based on previous media reports that "... proposed plan to + # advance clocks by one hour from May 1 will cause disturbance + # to the working schedules rather than bringing discipline in + # official working." + # <a href="http://www.thenews.com.pk/daily_detail.asp?id=171280"> + # http://www.thenews.com.pk/daily_detail.asp?id=171280 + # </a> + # + # recent news that instead of May 2009 - Pakistan plan to + # introduce DST from April 15, 2009 + # + # FYI: Associated Press Of Pakistan + # April 08, 2009 + # Cabinet okays proposal to advance clocks by one hour from April 15 + # <a href="http://www.app.com.pk/en_/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=73043&Itemid=1"> + # http://www.app.com.pk/en_/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=73043&Itemid=1 + # </a> + # + # or + # + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_pakistan05.html"> + # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_pakistan05.html + # </a> + # + # .... + # The Federal Cabinet on Wednesday approved the proposal to + # 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. +    # 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 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Karachi 4:28:12 - LMT 1907    5:30 - IST 1942 Sep
1695:   # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_gazastrip01.html   # </a>    + # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-03-26): + # According to the Palestine News Network (arabic.pnn.ps), Palestinian + # government decided to start Daylight Time on Thursday night March + # 26 and continue until the night of 27 September 2009. + # + # (in Arabic) + # <a href="http://arabic.pnn.ps/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=50850"> + # http://arabic.pnn.ps/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=50850 + # </a> + # + # or + # (English translation) + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_westbank01.html"> + # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_westbank01.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
1708:   Rule Palestine 1999 2003 - Oct Fri>=15 0:00 0 -   Rule Palestine 2004 only - Oct 1 1:00 0 -   Rule Palestine 2005 only - Oct 4 2:00 0 - - Rule Palestine 2006 max - Apr 1 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Palestine 2006 2008 - Apr 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Palestine 2006 only - Sep 22 0:00 0 -   Rule Palestine 2007 only - Sep Thu>=8 2:00 0 - - Rule Palestine 2008 max - Aug lastThu 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 -      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Gaza 2:17:52 - LMT 1900 Oct
1969:   # http://sana.sy/ara/2/2008/10/07/195459.htm   # </a>    - Rule Syria 2008 max - Apr Fri>=1 0:00 1:00 S + # From Steffen Thorsen (2009-03-19): + # Syria will start DST on 2009-03-27 00:00 this year according to many sources, + # two examples: + # + # <a href="http://www.sana.sy/eng/21/2009/03/17/217563.htm"> + # http://www.sana.sy/eng/21/2009/03/17/217563.htm + # </a> + # (English, Syrian Arab News # Agency) + # <a href="http://thawra.alwehda.gov.sy/_View_news2.asp?FileName=94459258720090318012209"> + # http://thawra.alwehda.gov.sy/_View_news2.asp?FileName=94459258720090318012209 + # </a> + # (Arabic, gov-site) + # + # We have not found any sources saying anything about when DST ends this year. + # + # Our summary + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/syria-dst-starts-march-27-2009.html"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/syria-dst-starts-march-27-2009.html + # </a> +  + Rule Syria 2008 only - Apr Fri>=1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Syria 2008 max - Nov 1 0:00 0 - -  + Rule Syria 2009 max - Mar lastFri 0:00 1:00 S      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Damascus 2:25:12 - LMT 1920 # Dimashq