Source:Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique (Algiers)
Posted: Thursday, March 5, 2009
The Algerian public sector ministry (Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique) has announced that Monday, March 9, 2009, had been declared a paid non-working public holiday (journée chômée et payée) on account of the upcoming Mawlid Ennabawi (Prophet's Birthday).
As usual (2010-07-02), the aforementioned communiqué refers to the "loi n° 63-278 du 26 juillet 1963 modifiée et complétée fixant la liste des fêtes légales" which currently regulates public holidays in Algeria.
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