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Qatar Weekends Extended to 2 Days

Source: Business Network (Doha)
Posted: Saturday, September 18, 1999
Most recent follow-up news item: May 4, 2021


The Qatari government has decided to opt for a one-year experiment in a five-day week for government departments and ministries, beginning in October, 1999.

The decision was taken at a recent meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers.

The private sector in Qatar is, as yet, undecided about whether to follow suit with a five-day working week.



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