Eid Holiday Starts Today [Archives:1998/04/Local News]

January 26 1998

The Ministry of Civil Service and Administrative Reform has announced that the Eid Al-Fitr holiday for public and mixed-sector employees is to start on Monday, January 26. The duration of the holiday which is scheduled to last for six days takes into account the Friday which lies within it. The ministry’s decision is in accordance with Law No. 42 of 1997 concerning specifying public holidays.