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pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1:   # This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of   # 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.    - # This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better, + # This file is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,   # go ahead and edit the file (and please send any changes to - # tz@iana.org for general use in the future). + # tz@iana.org for general use in the future). For more, please see + # the file CONTRIBUTING in the tz distribution.      # From Paul Eggert (2013-08-11):   #   # A good source for time zone historical data outside the U.S. is   # Thomas G. Shanks and Rique Pottenger, The International Atlas (6th edition),   # San Diego: ACS Publications, Inc. (2003).   #   # Gwillim Law writes that a good source   # for recent time zone data is the International Air Transport   # Association's Standard Schedules Information Manual (IATA SSIM),
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:18:   # of the IATA's data after 1990.   #   # Except where otherwise noted, Shanks & Pottenger is the source for   # entries through 1990, and IATA SSIM is the source for entries afterwards.   #   # Another source occasionally used is Edward W. Whitman, World Time Differences,   # Whitman Publishing Co, 2 Niagara Av, Ealing, London (undated), which   # I found in the UCLA library.   #   # For data circa 1899, a common source is: - # Milne J. Civil time. Geogr J. 1899 Feb;13(2):173-94 - # <http://www.jstor.org/stable/1774359>. + # Milne J. Civil time. Geogr J. 1899 Feb;13(2):173-94. + # http://www.jstor.org/stable/1774359   # -  + # For Russian data circa 1919, a source is: + # Byalokoz EL. New Counting of Time in Russia since July 1, 1919. + # (See the 'europe' file for a fuller citation.) + #   # A reliable and entertaining source about time zones is   # Derek Howse, Greenwich time and longitude, Philip Wilson Publishers (1997).   #   # I invented the abbreviations marked '*' in the following table;   # the rest are from earlier versions of this file, or from other sources.   # Corrections are welcome!   # std dst   # LMT Local Mean Time   # 2:00 EET EEST Eastern European Time   # 2:00 IST IDT Israel
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:108:   #   # 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 -  4:00 RussiaAsia YER%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00s +  4:00 RussiaAsia YER%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00s    3:00 1:00 YERST 1991 Sep 23 # independence -  3:00 RussiaAsia AM%sT 1995 Sep 24 2:00s +  3:00 RussiaAsia AM%sT 1995 Sep 24 2:00s    4:00 - AMT 1997 -  4:00 RussiaAsia AM%sT 2012 Mar 25 2:00s +  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):   # According to the resolution of Cabinet of Ministers, 1997   # Resolution available at: http://aif.az/docs/daylight_res.pdf   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Azer 1997 max - Mar lastSun 4:00 1:00 S   Rule Azer 1997 max - Oct lastSun 5:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Baku 3:19:24 - LMT 1924 May 2    3:00 - BAKT 1957 Mar # Baku Time -  4:00 RussiaAsia BAK%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00s +  4:00 RussiaAsia BAK%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00s    3:00 1:00 BAKST 1991 Aug 30 # independence    3:00 RussiaAsia AZ%sT 1992 Sep lastSat 23:00 -  4:00 - AZT 1996 # Azerbaijan time +  4:00 - AZT 1996 # Azerbaijan Time    4:00 EUAsia AZ%sT 1997    4:00 Azer AZ%sT      # Bahrain   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Asia/Bahrain 3:22:20 - LMT 1920 # Manamah + Zone Asia/Bahrain 3:22:20 - LMT 1920 # Manamah    4:00 - GST 1972 Jun    3:00 - AST      # Bangladesh   # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2009-05-13):   # According to newspaper Asian Tribune (May 6, 2009) Bangladesh may introduce   # Daylight Saving Time from June 16 to Sept 30   #   # Bangladesh to introduce daylight saving time likely from June 16   # http://www.asiantribune.com/?q=node/17288
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:212:   # Minister's Office last night..."      # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2010-03-22):   # According to Bangladesh newspaper "The Daily Star,"   # Cabinet cancels Daylight Saving Time   # http://www.thedailystar.net/newDesign/latest_news.php?nid=22817   # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_bangladesh06.html      # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Dhaka 2009 only - Jun 19 23:00 1:00 S - Rule Dhaka 2009 only - Dec 31 23:59 0 - + Rule Dhaka 2009 only - Dec 31 24:00 0 -      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Dhaka 6:01:40 - LMT 1890    5:53:20 - HMT 1941 Oct # Howrah Mean Time?    6:30 - BURT 1942 May 15 # Burma Time    5:30 - IST 1942 Sep    6:30 - BURT 1951 Sep 30    6:00 - DACT 1971 Mar 26 # Dacca Time    6:00 - BDT 2009    6:00 Dhaka BD%sT
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:243:   # We have no information as to when standard time was introduced;   # assume it occurred in 1907, the same year as Mauritius (which   # then contained the Chagos Archipelago).   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Indian/Chagos 4:49:40 - LMT 1907    5:00 - IOT 1996 # BIOT Time    6:00 - IOT      # Brunei   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Asia/Brunei 7:39:40 - LMT 1926 Mar # Bandar Seri Begawan + Zone Asia/Brunei 7:39:40 - LMT 1926 Mar # Bandar Seri Begawan    7:30 - BNT 1933    8:00 - BNT      # Burma / Myanmar      # Milne says 6:24:40 was the meridian of the time ball observatory at Rangoon.      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Asia/Rangoon 6:24:40 - LMT 1880 # or Yangon -  6:24:40 - RMT 1920 # Rangoon Mean Time? -  6:30 - BURT 1942 May # Burma Time -  9:00 - JST 1945 May 3 -  6:30 - MMT # Myanmar Time + Zone Asia/Rangoon 6:24:40 - LMT 1880 # or Yangon +  6:24:40 - RMT 1920 # Rangoon Mean Time? +  6:30 - BURT 1942 May # Burma Time +  9:00 - JST 1945 May 3 +  6:30 - MMT # Myanmar Time      # Cambodia   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Phnom_Penh 6:59:40 - LMT 1906 Jun 9 -  7:06:20 - SMT 1911 Mar 11 0:01 # Saigon MT? +  7:06:20 - SMT 1911 Mar 11 0:01 # Saigon MT?    7:00 - ICT 1912 May    8:00 - ICT 1931 May    7:00 - ICT      # China      # From Guy Harris:   # People's Republic of China. Yes, they really have only one time zone.      # From Bob Devine (1988-01-28):
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:349:   #   # (2)   # Guo Qing-sheng (Shaanxi Astronomical Observatory, CAS, Xi'an 710600, China)   # A Study on the Standard Time Changes for the Past 100 Years in China   # [undated and unknown publication location]   # It says several things:   # * The Qing dynasty used local apparent solar time throughout China.   # * The Republic of China instituted Beijing mean solar time effective   # the official calendar book of 1914.   # * The French Concession in Shanghai set up signal stations in - # French docks in the 1890s, controled by Xujiahui (Zikawei) - # Obervatory and set to local mean time. + # French docks in the 1890s, controlled by Xujiahui (Zikawei) + # Observatory and set to local mean time.   # * "From the end of the 19th century" it changed to UT+8.   # * Chinese Customs (by then reduced to a tool of foreign powers)   # eventually standardized on this time for all ports, and it   # became used by railways as well.   # * In 1918 the Central Observatory proposed dividing China into   # five time zones (see below for details). This caught on   # at first only in coastal areas observing UT+8.   # * During WWII all of China was in theory was at UT+7. In practice   # this was ignored in the west, and I presume was ignored in   # Japanese-occupied territory.
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:374:   # how well it was observed in areas under Nationalist control.   # * The People's Liberation Army used UT+8 during the civil war.   #   # An AP article "Shanghai Internat'l Area Little Changed" in the   # Lewiston (ME) Daily Sun (1939-05-29), p 17, said "Even the time is   # different - the occupied districts going by Tokyo time, an hour   # ahead of that prevailing in the rest of Shanghai." Guess that the   # Xujiahui Observatory was under French control and stuck with UT+8.   #   # In earlier versions of this file, China had many separate Zone entries, but - # this was based on what was apparently incorrect data in Shanks & Pottenger. + # this was based on what were apparently incorrect data in Shanks & Pottenger.   # This has now been simplified to the two entries Asia/Shanghai and   # Asia/Urumqi, with the others being links for backward compatibility.   # Proposed in 1918 and theoretically in effect until 1949 (although in practice   # mainly observed in coastal areas), the five zones were:   #   # Changbai Time ("Long-white Time", Long-white = Heilongjiang area) UT+8.5   # Asia/Harbin (currently a link to Asia/Shanghai)   # Heilongjiang (except Mohe county), Jilin   #   # Zhongyuan Time ("Central plain Time") UT+8
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:494:   # In the early days of the PRC, Tibet was given its own time zone (UT+6) but   # this was withdrawn in 1959 and never reinstated; see Tubten Khétsun,   # Memories of life in Lhasa under Chinese Rule, Columbia U Press, ISBN   # 978-0231142861 (2008), translator's introduction by Matthew Akester, p x.   # As this is before our 1970 cutoff, Tibet doesn't need a separate zone.   #   # Xinjiang Time is well-documented as being officially recognized. E.g., see   # "The Working-Calendar for The Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Government"   # <http://www.sinkiang.gov.cn/service/ourworking/> (2014-04-22).   # Unfortunately, we have no good records of time in Xinjiang before 1986. - # During the 20th century parts of Xinjiang were ruled by the Qing dyansty, + # During the 20th century parts of Xinjiang were ruled by the Qing dynasty,   # the Republic of China, various warlords, the First and Second East Turkestan   # Republics, the Soviet Union, the Kuomintang, and the People's Republic of   # China, and tracking down all these organizations' timekeeping rules would be   # quite a trick. Approximate this lost history by a transition from LMT to   # XJT at the start of 1928, the year of accession of the warlord Jin Shuren,   # which happens to be the date given by Shanks & Pottenger (no doubt as a   # guess) as the transition from LMT. Ignore the usage of UT+8 before   # 1986-02-01 under the theory that the transition date to UT+8 is unknown and   # that the sort of users who prefer Asia/Urumqi now typically ignored the   # UT+8 mandate back then.
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:691:   # top-level government in Taiwan. If you're going to quote any resource, this   # would be a good one.   # [1] Taiwan Governor-General Gazette, No. 1018, Sep 19, 1945:   # http://db2.th.gov.tw/db2/view/viewImg.php?imgcode=0072031018a&num=19&bgn=019&end=019&otherImg=&type=gener      # From Yu-Cheng Chuang (2014-07-02):   # In 1946, DST in Taiwan was from May 15 and ended on Sep 30. The info from   # Central Weather Bureau website was not correct.   #   # Original Bulletin: - # <http://subtpg.tpg.gov.tw/og/image2.asp?f=03502F0AKM1AF> - # <http://subtpg.tpg.gov.tw/og/image2.asp?f=0350300AKM1B0> (cont.) + # http://subtpg.tpg.gov.tw/og/image2.asp?f=03502F0AKM1AF + # http://subtpg.tpg.gov.tw/og/image2.asp?f=0350300AKM1B0 (cont.)   #   # In 1947, DST in Taiwan was expanded to Oct 31. There is a backup of that   # telegram announcement from Taiwan Province Government:   # - # <http://subtpg.tpg.gov.tw/og/image2.asp?f=0360310AKZ431> + # http://subtpg.tpg.gov.tw/og/image2.asp?f=0360310AKZ431   #   # Here is a brief translation:   #   # The Summer Time this year is adopted from midnight Apr 15 until Sep 20   # midnight. To save (energy?) consumption, we're expanding Summer Time - # adption till Oct 31 midnight. + # adoption till Oct 31 midnight.   #   # The Central Weather Bureau website didn't mention that, however it can   # be found from historical government announcement database.      # From Paul Eggert (2014-07-03):   # As per Yu-Cheng Chuang, say that Taiwan was at UT+9 from 1937-10-01   # until 1945-09-21 at 01:00, overriding Shanks & Pottenger.   # Likewise, use Yu-Cheng Chuang's data for DST in Taiwan.      # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:734:   Rule Taiwan 1960 1961 - Jun 1 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Taiwan 1974 1975 - Apr 1 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Taiwan 1974 1975 - Oct 1 0:00 0 S   Rule Taiwan 1979 only - Jul 1 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Taiwan 1979 only - Oct 1 0:00 0 S      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   # Taipei or Taibei or T'ai-pei   Zone Asia/Taipei 8:06:00 - LMT 1896 Jan 1    8:00 - JWST 1937 Oct 1 -  9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 21 01:00 +  9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 21 1:00    8:00 Taiwan C%sT      # Macau (Macao, Aomen)   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Macau 1961 1962 - Mar Sun>=16 3:30 1:00 S   Rule Macau 1961 1964 - Nov Sun>=1 3:30 0 -   Rule Macau 1963 only - Mar Sun>=16 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Macau 1964 only - Mar Sun>=16 3:30 1:00 S   Rule Macau 1965 only - Mar Sun>=16 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Macau 1965 only - Oct 31 0:00 0 -   Rule Macau 1966 1971 - Apr Sun>=16 3:30 1:00 S   Rule Macau 1966 1971 - Oct Sun>=16 3:30 0 -   Rule Macau 1972 1974 - Apr Sun>=15 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Macau 1972 1973 - Oct Sun>=15 0:00 0 -   Rule Macau 1974 1977 - Oct Sun>=15 3:30 0 -   Rule Macau 1975 1977 - Apr Sun>=15 3:30 1:00 S   Rule Macau 1978 1980 - Apr Sun>=15 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Macau 1978 1980 - Oct Sun>=15 0:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Asia/Macau 7:34:20 - LMT 1912 + Zone Asia/Macau 7:34:20 - LMT 1912 Jan 1    8:00 Macau MO%sT 1999 Dec 20 # return to China    8:00 PRC C%sT         ###############################################################################      # Cyprus   #   # Milne says the Eastern Telegraph Company used 2:14:00. Stick with LMT.   #
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:816:   # From Teimuraz Abashidze (2005-11-07):   # Government of Georgia ... decided to NOT CHANGE daylight savings time on   # [Oct.] 30, as it was done before during last more than 10 years.   # Currently, we are in fact GMT +4:00, as before 30 October it was GMT   # +3:00.... The problem is, there is NO FORMAL LAW or governmental document   # about it. As far as I can find, I was told, that there is no document,   # because we just DIDN'T ISSUE document about switching to winter time....   # I don't know what can be done, especially knowing that some years ago our   # DST rules where changed THREE TIMES during one month.    - # Milne says Tbilisi (Tiflis) time was 2:59:05.7; round to nearest.) + # Milne 1899 says Tbilisi (Tiflis) time was 2:59:05.7. + # Byalokoz 1919 says Georgia was 2:59:11. + # Go with Byalokoz.      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Asia/Tbilisi 2:59:06 - LMT 1880 -  2:59:06 - TBMT 1924 May 2 # Tbilisi Mean Time + Zone Asia/Tbilisi 2:59:11 - LMT 1880 +  2:59:11 - TBMT 1924 May 2 # Tbilisi Mean Time    3:00 - TBIT 1957 Mar # Tbilisi Time -  4:00 RussiaAsia TBI%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00s +  4:00 RussiaAsia TBI%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00s    3:00 1:00 TBIST 1991 Apr 9 # independence -  3:00 RussiaAsia GE%sT 1992 # Georgia Time +  3:00 RussiaAsia GE%sT 1992 # Georgia Time    3:00 E-EurAsia GE%sT 1994 Sep lastSun    4:00 E-EurAsia GE%sT 1996 Oct lastSun    4:00 1:00 GEST 1997 Mar lastSun    4:00 E-EurAsia GE%sT 2004 Jun 27 -  3:00 RussiaAsia GE%sT 2005 Mar lastSun 2:00 +  3:00 RussiaAsia GE%sT 2005 Mar lastSun 2:00    4:00 - GET      # East Timor      # See Indonesia for the 1945 transition.      # From João Carrascalão, brother of the former governor of East Timor, in   # East Timor may be late for its millennium   # <http://etan.org/et99c/december/26-31/30ETMAY.htm> (1999-12-26/31):   # Portugal tried to change the time forward in 1974 because the sun
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:857:      # From Manoel de Almeida e Silva, Deputy Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General   # http://www.hri.org/news/world/undh/2000/00-08-16.undh.html   # (2000-08-16):   # The Cabinet of the East Timor Transition Administration decided   # today to advance East Timor's time by one hour. The time change,   # which will be permanent, with no seasonal adjustment, will happen at   # midnight on Saturday, September 16.      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Asia/Dili 8:22:20 - LMT 1912 + Zone Asia/Dili 8:22:20 - LMT 1912 Jan 1    8:00 - TLT 1942 Feb 21 23:00 # E Timor Time    9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 23    9:00 - TLT 1976 May 3 -  8:00 - WITA 2000 Sep 17 00:00 +  8:00 - WITA 2000 Sep 17 0:00    9:00 - TLT      # India   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Asia/Kolkata 5:53:28 - LMT 1880 # Kolkata + Zone Asia/Kolkata 5:53:28 - LMT 1880 # Kolkata    5:53:20 - HMT 1941 Oct # Howrah Mean Time?    6:30 - BURT 1942 May 15 # Burma Time    5:30 - IST 1942 Sep    5:30 1:00 IST 1945 Oct 15    5:30 - IST   # The following are like Asia/Kolkata:   # Andaman Is   # Lakshadweep (Laccadive, Minicoy and Amindivi Is)   # Nicobar Is      # Indonesia   #   # From Gwillim Law (2001-05-28), overriding Shanks & Pottenger: - # <http://www.sumatera-inc.com/go_to_invest/about_indonesia.asp#standtime> + # http://www.sumatera-inc.com/go_to_invest/about_indonesia.asp#standtime   # says that Indonesia's time zones changed on 1988-01-01. Looking at some   # time zone maps, I think that must refer to Western Borneo (Kalimantan Barat   # and Kalimantan Tengah) switching from UTC+8 to UTC+7.   #   # From Paul Eggert (2007-03-10):   # Here is another correction to Shanks & Pottenger.   # JohnTWB writes that Japanese forces did not surrender control in   # Indonesia until 1945-09-01 00:00 at the earliest (in Jakarta) and   # other formal surrender ceremonies were September 9, 11, and 13, plus   # September 12 for the regional surrender to Mountbatten in Singapore.
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:917:   # WIB - UTC+7 - Waktu Indonesia Barat (Indonesia western time)   # WITA - UTC+8 - Waktu Indonesia Tengah (Indonesia central time)   # WIT - UTC+9 - Waktu Indonesia Timur (Indonesia eastern time)   #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   # Java, Sumatra   Zone Asia/Jakarta 7:07:12 - LMT 1867 Aug 10   # Shanks & Pottenger say the next transition was at 1924 Jan 1 0:13,   # but this must be a typo.    7:07:12 - BMT 1923 Dec 31 23:47:12 # Batavia -  7:20 - JAVT 1932 Nov # Java Time +  7:20 - JAVT 1932 Nov # Java Time    7:30 - WIB 1942 Mar 23    9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 23    7:30 - WIB 1948 May    8:00 - WIB 1950 May    7:30 - WIB 1964    7:00 - WIB   # west and central Borneo   Zone Asia/Pontianak 7:17:20 - LMT 1908 May    7:17:20 - PMT 1932 Nov # Pontianak MT    7:30 - WIB 1942 Jan 29
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1075:   Rule Iran 2030 2031 - Mar 22 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Iran 2030 2031 - Sep 22 0:00 0 S   Rule Iran 2032 2033 - Mar 21 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Iran 2032 2033 - Sep 21 0:00 0 S   Rule Iran 2034 2035 - Mar 22 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Iran 2034 2035 - Sep 22 0:00 0 S   Rule Iran 2036 2037 - Mar 21 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Iran 2036 2037 - Sep 21 0:00 0 S   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Tehran 3:25:44 - LMT 1916 -  3:25:44 - TMT 1946 # Tehran Mean Time +  3:25:44 - TMT 1946 # Tehran Mean Time    3:30 - IRST 1977 Nov    4:00 Iran IR%sT 1979    3:30 Iran IR%sT         # Iraq   #   # From Jonathan Lennox (2000-06-12):   # An article in this week's Economist ("Inside the Saddam-free zone", p. 50 in   # the U.S. edition) on the Iraqi Kurds contains a paragraph:
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1120:   Rule Iraq 1984 1985 - Apr 1 0:00 1:00 D   Rule Iraq 1985 1990 - Sep lastSun 1:00s 0 S   Rule Iraq 1986 1990 - Mar lastSun 1:00s 1:00 D   # IATA SSIM (1991/1996) says Apr 1 12:01am UTC; guess the ':01' is a typo.   # Shanks & Pottenger say Iraq did not observe DST 1992/1997; ignore this.   #   Rule Iraq 1991 2007 - Apr 1 3:00s 1:00 D   Rule Iraq 1991 2007 - Oct 1 3:00s 0 S   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Baghdad 2:57:40 - LMT 1890 -  2:57:36 - BMT 1918 # Baghdad Mean Time? +  2:57:36 - BMT 1918 # Baghdad Mean Time?    3:00 - AST 1982 May    3:00 Iraq A%sT         ###############################################################################      # Israel      # From Ephraim Silverberg (2001-01-11):   #
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1348:   #   # As of 2013, DST starts at 02:00 on the Friday before the last Sunday   # in March. DST ends at 02:00 on the last Sunday of October.      # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Zion 2013 max - Mar Fri>=23 2:00 1:00 D   Rule Zion 2013 max - Oct lastSun 2:00 0 S      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Jerusalem 2:20:54 - LMT 1880 -  2:20:40 - JMT 1918 # Jerusalem Mean Time? +  2:20:40 - JMT 1918 # Jerusalem Mean Time?    2:00 Zion I%sT            ###############################################################################      # Japan      # '9:00' and 'JST' is from Guy Harris.      # From Paul Eggert (1995-03-06):   # Today's _Asahi Evening News_ (page 4) reports that Japan had   # daylight saving between 1948 and 1951, but "the system was discontinued   # because the public believed it would lead to longer working hours."    - # From Mayumi Negishi in the 2005-08-10 Japan Times - # <http://www.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/getarticle.pl5?nn20050810f2.htm>: + # From Mayumi Negishi in the 2005-08-10 Japan Times: + # http://www.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/getarticle.pl5?nn20050810f2.htm   # Occupation authorities imposed daylight-saving time on Japan on   # [1948-05-01].... But lack of prior debate and the execution of   # daylight-saving time just three days after the bill was passed generated   # deep hatred of the concept.... The Diet unceremoniously passed a bill to   # dump the unpopular system in October 1951, less than a month after the San   # Francisco Peace Treaty was signed. (A government poll in 1951 showed 53%   # of the Japanese wanted to scrap daylight-saving time, as opposed to 30% who   # wanted to keep it.)      # From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22):
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1389:   Rule Japan 1948 1951 - Sep Sat>=8 2:00 0 S   Rule Japan 1949 only - Apr Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 D   Rule Japan 1950 1951 - May Sun>=1 2:00 1:00 D   # but the only locations using it (for birth certificates, presumably, since   # their audience is astrologers) were US military bases. For now, assume   # that for most purposes daylight-saving time was observed; otherwise, what   # would have been the point of the 1951 poll?      # From Hideyuki Suzuki (1998-11-09):   # 'Tokyo' usually stands for the former location of Tokyo Astronomical - # Observatory: 139 degrees 44' 40.90" E (9h 18m 58.727s), 35 degrees 39' 16.0" N. + # Observatory: 139 degrees 44' 40.90" E (9h 18m 58.727s), + # 35 degrees 39' 16.0" N.   # This data is from 'Rika Nenpyou (Chronological Scientific Tables) 1996'   # edited by National Astronomical Observatory of Japan....   # JST (Japan Standard Time) has been used since 1888-01-01 00:00 (JST).   # The law is enacted on 1886-07-07.      # From Hideyuki Suzuki (1998-11-16):   # The ordinance No. 51 (1886) established "standard time" in Japan,   # which stands for the time on 135 degrees E.   # In the ordinance No. 167 (1895), "standard time" was renamed to "central   # standard time". And the same ordinance also established "western standard
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1579:    6:00 RussiaAsia ALM%sT 2005 Mar 15    6:00 - ALMT   # Qyzylorda (aka Kyzylorda, Kizilorda, Kzyl-Orda, etc.)   Zone Asia/Qyzylorda 4:21:52 - LMT 1924 May 2    4:00 - KIZT 1930 Jun 21 # Kizilorda Time    5:00 - KIZT 1981 Apr 1    5:00 1:00 KIZST 1981 Oct 1    6:00 - KIZT 1982 Apr 1    5:00 RussiaAsia KIZ%sT 1991    5:00 - KIZT 1991 Dec 16 # independence -  5:00 - QYZT 1992 Jan 19 2:00 +  5:00 - QYZT 1992 Jan 19 2:00    6:00 RussiaAsia QYZ%sT 2005 Mar 15    6:00 - QYZT - # Aqtobe (aka Aktobe, formerly Akt'ubinsk) + # Aqtobe (aka Aktobe, formerly Aktyubinsk)   Zone Asia/Aqtobe 3:48:40 - LMT 1924 May 2    4:00 - AKTT 1930 Jun 21 # Aktyubinsk Time    5:00 - AKTT 1981 Apr 1    5:00 1:00 AKTST 1981 Oct 1    6:00 - AKTT 1982 Apr 1    5:00 RussiaAsia AKT%sT 1991    5:00 - AKTT 1991 Dec 16 # independence    5:00 RussiaAsia AQT%sT 2005 Mar 15 # Aqtobe Time    5:00 - AQTT   # Mangghystau   # Aqtau was not founded until 1963, but it represents an inhabited region,   # so include time stamps before 1963.   Zone Asia/Aqtau 3:21:04 - LMT 1924 May 2    4:00 - FORT 1930 Jun 21 # Fort Shevchenko T    5:00 - FORT 1963    5:00 - SHET 1981 Oct 1 # Shevchenko Time    6:00 - SHET 1982 Apr 1    5:00 RussiaAsia SHE%sT 1991    5:00 - SHET 1991 Dec 16 # independence -  5:00 RussiaAsia AQT%sT 1995 Mar lastSun 2:00 # Aqtau Time +  5:00 RussiaAsia AQT%sT 1995 Mar lastSun 2:00 # Aqtau Time    4:00 RussiaAsia AQT%sT 2005 Mar 15    5:00 - AQTT   # West Kazakhstan   Zone Asia/Oral 3:25:24 - LMT 1924 May 2 # or Ural'sk    4:00 - URAT 1930 Jun 21 # Ural'sk time    5:00 - URAT 1981 Apr 1    5:00 1:00 URAST 1981 Oct 1    6:00 - URAT 1982 Apr 1 -  5:00 RussiaAsia URA%sT 1989 Mar 26 2:00 +  5:00 RussiaAsia URA%sT 1989 Mar 26 2:00    4:00 RussiaAsia URA%sT 1991    4:00 - URAT 1991 Dec 16 # independence    4:00 RussiaAsia ORA%sT 2005 Mar 15 # Oral Time    5:00 - ORAT      # Kyrgyzstan (Kirgizstan)   # Transitions through 1991 are from Shanks & Pottenger.      # From Paul Eggert (2005-08-15):   # According to an article dated today in the Kyrgyzstan Development Gateway - # <http://eng.gateway.kg/cgi-bin/page.pl?id=1&story_name=doc9979.shtml> + # http://eng.gateway.kg/cgi-bin/page.pl?id=1&story_name=doc9979.shtml   # Kyrgyzstan is canceling the daylight saving time system. I take the article   # to mean that they will leave their clocks at 6 hours ahead of UTC.   # From Malik Abdugaliev (2005-09-21):   # Our government cancels daylight saving time 6th of August 2005.   # From 2005-08-12 our GMT-offset is +6, w/o any daylight saving.      # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Kyrgyz 1992 1996 - Apr Sun>=7 0:00s 1:00 S   Rule Kyrgyz 1992 1996 - Sep lastSun 0:00 0 -   Rule Kyrgyz 1997 2005 - Mar lastSun 2:30 1:00 S   Rule Kyrgyz 1997 2004 - Oct lastSun 2:30 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Bishkek 4:58:24 - LMT 1924 May 2    5:00 - FRUT 1930 Jun 21 # Frunze Time -  6:00 RussiaAsia FRU%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00s -  5:00 1:00 FRUST 1991 Aug 31 2:00 # independence -  5:00 Kyrgyz KG%sT 2005 Aug 12 # Kyrgyzstan Time +  6:00 RussiaAsia FRU%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00s +  5:00 1:00 FRUST 1991 Aug 31 2:00 # independence +  5:00 Kyrgyz KG%sT 2005 Aug 12 # Kyrgyzstan Time    6:00 - KGT      ###############################################################################      # Korea (North and South)    - # From Annie I. Bang (2006-07-10) in - # <http://www.koreaherald.co.kr/SITE/data/html_dir/2006/07/10/200607100012.asp>: + # From Annie I. Bang (2006-07-10): + # http://www.koreaherald.co.kr/SITE/data/html_dir/2006/07/10/200607100012.asp   # The Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy has already   # commissioned a research project [to reintroduce DST] and has said   # the system may begin as early as 2008.... Korea ran a daylight   # saving program from 1949-61 but stopped it during the 1950-53 Korean War.      # From Shanks & Pottenger:   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule ROK 1960 only - May 15 0:00 1:00 D   Rule ROK 1960 only - Sep 13 0:00 0 S   Rule ROK 1987 1988 - May Sun>=8 0:00 1:00 D
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1696:      ###############################################################################      # Kuwait   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Kuwait 3:11:56 - LMT 1950    3:00 - AST      # Laos   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Asia/Vientiane 6:50:24 - LMT 1906 Jun 9 # or Viangchan -  7:06:20 - SMT 1911 Mar 11 0:01 # Saigon MT? + Zone Asia/Vientiane 6:50:24 - LMT 1906 Jun 9 # or Viangchan +  7:06:20 - SMT 1911 Mar 11 0:01 # Saigon MT?    7:00 - ICT 1912 May    8:00 - ICT 1931 May    7:00 - ICT      # Lebanon   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Lebanon 1920 only - Mar 28 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Lebanon 1920 only - Oct 25 0:00 0 -   Rule Lebanon 1921 only - Apr 3 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Lebanon 1921 only - Oct 3 0:00 0 -
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1738:   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Beirut 2:22:00 - LMT 1880    2:00 Lebanon EE%sT      # Malaysia   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule NBorneo 1935 1941 - Sep 14 0:00 0:20 TS # one-Third Summer   Rule NBorneo 1935 1941 - Dec 14 0:00 0 -   #   # peninsular Malaysia - # The data here are taken from Mok Ly Yng (2003-10-30) - # <http://www.math.nus.edu.sg/aslaksen/teaching/timezone.html>. + # taken from Mok Ly Yng (2003-10-30) + # http://www.math.nus.edu.sg/aslaksen/teaching/timezone.html   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Kuala_Lumpur 6:46:46 - LMT 1901 Jan 1    6:55:25 - SMT 1905 Jun 1 # Singapore M.T.    7:00 - MALT 1933 Jan 1 # Malaya Time    7:00 0:20 MALST 1936 Jan 1    7:20 - MALT 1941 Sep 1    7:30 - MALT 1942 Feb 16    9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 12    7:30 - MALT 1982 Jan 1    8:00 - MYT # Malaysia Time   # Sabah & Sarawak - # From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22): - # The data here are mostly from Shanks & Pottenger, but the 1942, 1945 and 1982 - # transition dates are from Mok Ly Yng. + # From Paul Eggert (2014-08-12): + # The data entries here are mostly from Shanks & Pottenger, but the 1942, 1945 + # and 1982 transition dates are from Mok Ly Yng.   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Kuching 7:21:20 - LMT 1926 Mar -  7:30 - BORT 1933 # Borneo Time +  7:30 - BORT 1933 # Borneo Time    8:00 NBorneo BOR%sT 1942 Feb 16    9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 12    8:00 - BORT 1982 Jan 1    8:00 - MYT      # Maldives   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Indian/Maldives 4:54:00 - LMT 1880 # Male -  4:54:00 - MMT 1960 # Male Mean Time -  5:00 - MVT # Maldives Time + Zone Indian/Maldives 4:54:00 - LMT 1880 # Male +  4:54:00 - MMT 1960 # Male Mean Time +  5:00 - MVT # Maldives Time      # Mongolia      # Shanks & Pottenger say that Mongolia has three time zones, but   # The USNO (1995-12-21) and the CIA map Standard Time Zones of the World   # (2005-03) both say that it has just one.      # From Oscar van Vlijmen (1999-12-11):   # General Information Mongolia   # <http://www.mongoliatourism.gov.mn/general.htm> (1999-09)
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1828:      # From Paul Eggert (2005-07-26):   # We have wildly conflicting information about Mongolia's time zones.   # Bill Bonnet (2005-05-19) reports that the US Embassy in Ulaanbaatar says   # there is only one time zone and that DST is observed, citing Microsoft   # Windows XP as the source. Risto Nykänen (2005-05-16) reports that   # travelmongolia.org says there are two time zones (UTC+7, UTC+8) with no DST.   # Oscar van Vlijmen (2005-05-20) reports that the Mongolian Embassy in   # Washington, DC says there are two time zones, with DST observed.   # He also found - # <http://ubpost.mongolnews.mn/index.php?subaction=showcomments&id=1111634894&archive=&start_from=&ucat=1&> + # http://ubpost.mongolnews.mn/index.php?subaction=showcomments&id=1111634894&archive=&start_from=&ucat=1&   # which also says that there is DST, and which has a comment by "Toddius"   # (2005-03-31 06:05 +0700) saying "Mongolia actually has 3.5 time zones.   # The West (OLGII) is +7 GMT, most of the country is ULAT is +8 GMT   # and some Eastern provinces are +9 GMT but Sükhbaatar Aimag is SUHK +8.5 GMT.   # The SUKH timezone is new this year, it is one of the few things the   # parliament passed during the tumultuous winter session."   # For now, let's ignore this information, until we have more confirmation.      # From Ganbold Ts. (2007-02-26):   # Parliament of Mongolia has just changed the daylight-saving rule in February.
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1896:   Rule Mongol 1985 1998 - Mar lastSun 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Mongol 1984 1998 - Sep lastSun 0:00 0 -   # IATA SSIM (1999-09) says Mongolia no longer observes DST.   Rule Mongol 2001 only - Apr lastSat 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Mongol 2001 2006 - Sep lastSat 2:00 0 -   Rule Mongol 2002 2006 - Mar lastSat 2:00 1:00 S      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   # Hovd, a.k.a. Chovd, Dund-Us, Dzhargalant, Khovd, Jirgalanta   Zone Asia/Hovd 6:06:36 - LMT 1905 Aug -  6:00 - HOVT 1978 # Hovd Time +  6:00 - HOVT 1978 # Hovd Time    7:00 Mongol HOV%sT   # Ulaanbaatar, a.k.a. Ulan Bataar, Ulan Bator, Urga   Zone Asia/Ulaanbaatar 7:07:32 - LMT 1905 Aug -  7:00 - ULAT 1978 # Ulaanbaatar Time +  7:00 - ULAT 1978 # Ulaanbaatar Time    8:00 Mongol ULA%sT - # Choibalsan, a.k.a. Bajan Tuemen, Bajan Tumen, Chojbalsan, + # Choibalsan, a.k.a. Bajan Tümen, Bajan Tumen, Chojbalsan,   # Choybalsan, Sanbejse, Tchoibalsan   Zone Asia/Choibalsan 7:38:00 - LMT 1905 Aug    7:00 - ULAT 1978    8:00 - ULAT 1983 Apr    9:00 Mongol CHO%sT 2008 Mar 31 # Choibalsan Time    8:00 Mongol CHO%sT      # Nepal   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Kathmandu 5:41:16 - LMT 1920
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:1966:   # one hour in winter with the aim of saving light hours and energy.   #   # The minister told a news conference that the experiment had rather   # shown 8 per cent higher consumption of electricity.      # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-05-15):   #   # Here is an article that Pakistan plan to introduce Daylight Saving Time   # on June 1, 2008 for 3 months.   # - # "... The federal cabinet on Wednesday announced a new conservation plan to help - # reduce load shedding by approving the closure of commercial centres at 9pm and - # moving clocks forward by one hour for the next three months. - # ...." + # "... The federal cabinet on Wednesday announced a new conservation plan to + # help reduce load shedding by approving the closure of commercial centres at + # 9pm and moving clocks forward by one hour for the next three months. ...."   #   # http://www.worldtimezone.net/dst_news/dst_news_pakistan01.html   # http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2008%5C05%5C15%5Cstory_15-5-2008_pg1_4      # From Arthur David Olson (2008-05-19):   # XXX--midnight transitions is a guess; 2008 only is a guess.      # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2008-08-28):   # Pakistan government has decided to keep the watches one-hour advanced   # for another 2 months - plan to return to Standard Time on October 31
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:2016:   # 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."   # http://www.thenews.com.pk/updates.asp?id=87168      # 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. + # 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"   # http://www.app.com.pk/en_/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=86715&Itemid=2   # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_pakistan07.htm -  - # 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. +    # -  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2009-09-29):   # Now they seem to have changed their mind, November 1 is the new date:   # http://www.thenews.com.pk/top_story_detail.asp?Id=24742   # "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."
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:2069:   # "Govt Withdraws Plan To Advance Clocks"   # http://www.apakistannews.com/govt-withdraws-plan-to-advance-clocks-172041   #   # "People laud PM's announcement to end DST"   # http://www.app.com.pk/en_/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=99374&Itemid=2      # 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 2008 2009 - 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    5:30 1:00 IST 1945 Oct 15    5:30 - IST 1951 Sep 30    5:00 - KART 1971 Mar 26 # Karachi Time    5:00 Pakistan PK%sT # Pakistan Time      # Palestine
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:2146:   # From IINS News Service - Israel - 1998-03-23 10:38:07 Israel time,   # forwarded by Ephraim Silverberg:   #   # Despite the fact that Israel changed over to daylight savings time   # last week, the PLO Authority (PA) has decided not to turn its clocks   # one-hour forward at this time. As a sign of independence from Israeli rule,   # the PA has decided to implement DST in April.      # From Paul Eggert (1999-09-20):   # Daoud Kuttab writes in Holiday havoc - # <http://www.jpost.com/com/Archive/22.Apr.1999/Opinion/Article-2.html> + # http://www.jpost.com/com/Archive/22.Apr.1999/Opinion/Article-2.html   # (Jerusalem Post, 1999-04-22) that   # the Palestinian National Authority changed to DST on 1999-04-15.   # I vaguely recall that they switch back in October (sorry, forgot the source).   # For now, let's assume that the spring switch was at 24:00,   # and that they switch at 0:00 on the 3rd Fridays of April and October.      # From Paul Eggert (2005-11-22):   # Starting 2004 transitions are from Steffen Thorsen's web site timeanddate.com.      # From Steffen Thorsen (2005-11-23):
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:2364:   Rule Palestine 2012 max - Mar lastThu 24:00 1:00 S   Rule Palestine 2012 only - Sep 21 1:00 0 -   Rule Palestine 2013 max - Sep Fri>=21 0:00 0 -      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Gaza 2:17:52 - LMT 1900 Oct    2:00 Zion EET 1948 May 15    2:00 EgyptAsia EE%sT 1967 Jun 5    2:00 Zion I%sT 1996    2:00 Jordan EE%sT 1999 -  2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2008 Aug 29 0:00 +  2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2008 Aug 29 0:00    2:00 - EET 2008 Sep    2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2010 -  2:00 - EET 2010 Mar 27 0:01 +  2:00 - EET 2010 Mar 27 0:01    2:00 Palestine EE%sT 2011 Aug 1    2:00 - EET 2012    2:00 Palestine EE%sT      Zone Asia/Hebron 2:20:23 - LMT 1900 Oct    2:00 Zion EET 1948 May 15    2:00 EgyptAsia EE%sT 1967 Jun 5    2:00 Zion I%sT 1996    2:00 Jordan EE%sT 1999    2:00 Palestine EE%sT      # Paracel Is   # no information      # Philippines   # On 1844-08-16, Narciso Clavería, governor-general of the   # Philippines, issued a proclamation announcing that 1844-12-30 was to   # be immediately followed by 1845-01-01; see R.H. van Gent's   # History of the International Date Line - # <http://www.staff.science.uu.nl/~gent0113/idl/idl_philippines.htm>. - # The rest of the data are from Shanks & Pottenger. + # http://www.staff.science.uu.nl/~gent0113/idl/idl_philippines.htm + # The rest of the data entries are from Shanks & Pottenger.    - # From Paul Eggert (2006-04-25): - # Tomorrow's Manila Standard reports that the Philippines Department of - # Trade and Industry is considering adopting DST this June when the - # rainy season begins. See - # <http://www.manilastandardtoday.com/?page=politics02_april26_2006>. - # For now, we'll ignore this, since it's not definite and we lack details. - # +    # From Jesper Nørgaard Welen (2006-04-26):   # ... claims that Philippines had DST last time in 1990:   # http://story.philippinetimes.com/p.x/ct/9/id/145be20cc6b121c0/cid/3e5bbccc730d258c/   # [a story dated 2006-04-25 by Cris Larano of Dow Jones Newswires,   # but no details]    -  + # From Paul Eggert (2014-08-14): + # The following source says DST may be instituted November-January and again + # March-June, but this is not definite. It also says DST was last proclaimed + # during the Ramos administration (1992-1998); but again, no details. + # Carcamo D. PNoy urged to declare use of daylight saving time. + # Philippine Star 2014-08-05 + # http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2014/08/05/1354152/pnoy-urged-declare-use-daylight-saving-time +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Phil 1936 only - Nov 1 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Phil 1937 only - Feb 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Phil 1954 only - Apr 12 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Phil 1954 only - Jul 1 0:00 0 -   Rule Phil 1978 only - Mar 22 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Phil 1978 only - Sep 21 0:00 0 -   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Manila -15:56:00 - LMT 1844 Dec 31    8:04:00 - LMT 1899 May 11    8:00 Phil PH%sT 1942 May    9:00 - JST 1944 Nov    8:00 Phil PH%sT      # Qatar   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Asia/Qatar 3:26:08 - LMT 1920 # Al Dawhah / Doha + Zone Asia/Qatar 3:26:08 - LMT 1920 # Al Dawhah / Doha    4:00 - GST 1972 Jun    3:00 - AST      # Saudi Arabia   #   # From Paul Eggert (2014-07-15):   # Time in Saudi Arabia and other countries in the Arabian peninsula was not   # standardized until relatively recently; we don't know when, and possibly it   # has never been made official. Richard P Hunt, in "Islam city yielding to   # modern times", New York Times (1961-04-09), p 20, wrote that only airlines
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:2450:   #   # Shanks & Pottenger also state that until 1968-05-01 Saudi Arabia had two   # time zones; the other zone, at UTC+4, was in the far eastern part of   # the country. Ignore this, as it's before our 1970 cutoff.   #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Riyadh 3:06:52 - LMT 1947 Mar 14    3:00 - AST      # Singapore - # The data here are taken from Mok Ly Yng (2003-10-30) - # <http://www.math.nus.edu.sg/aslaksen/teaching/timezone.html>. + # taken from Mok Ly Yng (2003-10-30) + # http://www.math.nus.edu.sg/aslaksen/teaching/timezone.html   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Singapore 6:55:25 - LMT 1901 Jan 1    6:55:25 - SMT 1905 Jun 1 # Singapore M.T.    7:00 - MALT 1933 Jan 1 # Malaya Time    7:00 0:20 MALST 1936 Jan 1    7:20 - MALT 1941 Sep 1    7:30 - MALT 1942 Feb 16    9:00 - JST 1945 Sep 12    7:30 - MALT 1965 Aug 9 # independence    7:30 - SGT 1982 Jan 1 # Singapore Time
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:2494:   # <news:54rka5$m5h@mtinsc01-mgt.ops.worldnet.att.net> (1996-10-26):   # With effect from 12.30 a.m. on 26th October 1996   # Sri Lanka will be six (06) hours ahead of GMT.      # From Jesper Nørgaard Welen (2006-04-14), quoting Sri Lanka News Online   # <http://news.sinhalaya.com/wmview.php?ArtID=11002> (2006-04-13):   # 0030 hrs on April 15, 2006 (midnight of April 14, 2006 +30 minutes)   # at present, become 2400 hours of April 14, 2006 (midnight of April 14, 2006).      # From Peter Apps and Ranga Sirila of Reuters (2006-04-12) in: - # <http://today.reuters.co.uk/news/newsArticle.aspx?type=scienceNews&storyID=2006-04-12T172228Z_01_COL295762_RTRIDST_0_SCIENCE-SRILANKA-TIME-DC.XML> + # http://today.reuters.co.uk/news/newsArticle.aspx?type=scienceNews&storyID=2006-04-12T172228Z_01_COL295762_RTRIDST_0_SCIENCE-SRILANKA-TIME-DC.XML   # [The Tamil Tigers] never accepted the original 1996 time change and simply   # kept their clocks set five and a half hours ahead of Greenwich Mean   # Time (GMT), in line with neighbor India.   # From Paul Eggert (2006-04-18):   # People who live in regions under Tamil control can use [TZ='Asia/Kolkata'],   # as that zone has agreed with the Tamil areas since our cutoff date of 1970.      # From K Sethu (2006-04-25):   # I think the abbreviation LKT originated from the world of computers at   # the time of or subsequent to the time zone changes by SL Government
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:2533:   # But if indeed our government has adopted SLT as standard abbreviation   # (that we have not known so far) then it is better that it be used for   # all computers.      # From Paul Eggert (2006-04-25):   # One possibility is that we wait for a bit for the dust to settle down   # and then see what people actually say in practice.      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Colombo 5:19:24 - LMT 1880 -  5:19:32 - MMT 1906 # Moratuwa Mean Time +  5:19:32 - MMT 1906 # Moratuwa Mean Time    5:30 - IST 1942 Jan 5    5:30 0:30 IHST 1942 Sep -  5:30 1:00 IST 1945 Oct 16 2:00 -  5:30 - IST 1996 May 25 0:00 -  6:30 - LKT 1996 Oct 26 0:30 -  6:00 - LKT 2006 Apr 15 0:30 +  5:30 1:00 IST 1945 Oct 16 2:00 +  5:30 - IST 1996 May 25 0:00 +  6:30 - LKT 1996 Oct 26 0:30 +  6:00 - LKT 2006 Apr 15 0:30    5:30 - IST      # Syria   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule Syria 1920 1923 - Apr Sun>=15 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Syria 1920 1923 - Oct Sun>=1 2:00 0 -   Rule Syria 1962 only - Apr 29 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Syria 1962 only - Oct 1 2:00 0 -   Rule Syria 1963 1965 - May 1 2:00 1:00 S   Rule Syria 1963 only - Sep 30 2:00 0 -
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:2615:   # http://wehda.alwehda.gov.sy/_print_veiw.asp?FileName=12521710520070926111247   #   # which using Google's translate tools says:   # Council of Ministers also approved the commencement of work on   # identifying the winter time as of Friday, 2/11/2007 where the 60th   # minute delay at midnight Thursday 1/11/2007.   Rule Syria 2007 only - Nov Fri>=1 0:00 0 -      # From Stephen Colebourne (2008-03-17):   # For everyone's info, I saw an IATA time zone change for [Syria] for - # this month (March 2008) in the last day or so...This is the data IATA - # are now using: + # this month (March 2008) in the last day or so....   # Country Time Standard --- DST Start --- --- DST End --- DST   # Name Zone Variation Time Date Time Date   # Variation   # Syrian Arab   # Republic SY +0200 2200 03APR08 2100 30SEP08 +0300   # 2200 02APR09 2100 30SEP09 +0300   # 2200 01APR10 2100 30SEP10 +0300      # From Arthur David Olson (2008-03-17):   # Here's a link to English-language coverage by the Syrian Arab News
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/asia:2703:   # 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 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] - Zone Asia/Damascus 2:25:12 - LMT 1920 # Dimashq + Zone Asia/Damascus 2:25:12 - LMT 1920 # Dimashq    2:00 Syria EE%sT      # Tajikistan   # From Shanks & Pottenger.   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Dushanbe 4:35:12 - LMT 1924 May 2    5:00 - DUST 1930 Jun 21 # Dushanbe Time -  6:00 RussiaAsia DUS%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00s -  5:00 1:00 DUSST 1991 Sep 9 2:00s -  5:00 - TJT # Tajikistan Time +  6:00 RussiaAsia DUS%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00s +  5:00 1:00 DUSST 1991 Sep 9 2:00s +  5:00 - TJT # Tajikistan Time      # Thailand   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Bangkok 6:42:04 - LMT 1880    6:42:04 - BMT 1920 Apr # Bangkok Mean Time    7:00 - ICT      # Turkmenistan   # From Shanks & Pottenger.   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Ashgabat 3:53:32 - LMT 1924 May 2 # or Ashkhabad    4:00 - ASHT 1930 Jun 21 # Ashkhabad Time -  5:00 RussiaAsia ASH%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00 +  5:00 RussiaAsia ASH%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00    4:00 RussiaAsia ASH%sT 1991 Oct 27 # independence -  4:00 RussiaAsia TM%sT 1992 Jan 19 2:00 +  4:00 RussiaAsia TM%sT 1992 Jan 19 2:00    5:00 - TMT      # United Arab Emirates   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Dubai 3:41:12 - LMT 1920    4:00 - GST      # Uzbekistan -  + # Byalokoz 1919 says Uzbekistan was 4:27:53.   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone Asia/Samarkand 4:27:12 - LMT 1924 May 2 + Zone Asia/Samarkand 4:27:53 - LMT 1924 May 2    4:00 - SAMT 1930 Jun 21 # Samarkand Time    5:00 - SAMT 1981 Apr 1    5:00 1:00 SAMST 1981 Oct 1    6:00 - TAST 1982 Apr 1 # Tashkent Time    5:00 RussiaAsia SAM%sT 1991 Sep 1 # independence    5:00 RussiaAsia UZ%sT 1992    5:00 - UZT   # Milne says Tashkent was 4:37:10.8; round to nearest.   Zone Asia/Tashkent 4:37:11 - LMT 1924 May 2    5:00 - TAST 1930 Jun 21 # Tashkent Time -  6:00 RussiaAsia TAS%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00 +  6:00 RussiaAsia TAS%sT 1991 Mar 31 2:00    5:00 RussiaAsia TAS%sT 1991 Sep 1 # independence    5:00 RussiaAsia UZ%sT 1992    5:00 - UZT      # Vietnam      # From Paul Eggert (2013-02-21):   # Milne gives 7:16:56 for the meridian of Saigon in 1899, as being   # used in Lower Laos, Cambodia, and Annam. But this is quite a ways   # from Saigon's location. For now, ignore this and stick with Shanks   # and Pottenger.      # From Arthur David Olson (2008-03-18):   # The English-language name of Vietnam's most populous city is "Ho Chi Minh   # City"; use Ho_Chi_Minh below to avoid a name of more than 14 characters.      # From Shanks & Pottenger:   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Ho_Chi_Minh 7:06:40 - LMT 1906 Jun 9 -  7:06:20 - SMT 1911 Mar 11 0:01 # Saigon MT? +  7:06:20 - SMT 1911 Mar 11 0:01 # Saigon MT?    7:00 - ICT 1912 May    8:00 - ICT 1931 May    7:00 - ICT      # Yemen      # Milne says 2:59:54 was the meridian of the saluting battery at Aden,   # and that Yemen was at 1:55:56, the meridian of the Hagia Sophia.      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Asia/Aden 2:59:54 - LMT 1950    3:00 - AST