Kuwait Confirms Week-Long End of Ramadan Public Holidays
Source:The Kuwait Times (Kuwait City)
Posted: Wednesday, September 16, 2009 Updated: Sunday, July 31, 2011
Kuwait's Cabinet has confirmed earlier rumours that the upcoming End of Ramadan (Eid al-Fitr) public holidays would extend for a full week.
This End of Ramadan public holidays in Kuwait will therefore run from Friday, September 18, to Saturday, September 26, 2009, for civil servants and some banks.
However, for the moment, until impending change in Kuwait's public holidays legislation (2009-08-21) become law, the private sector will get much fewer days, most private sector employees starting their End of Ramadan public holidays on Saturday, September 19, and finishing on Monday, September 21st, 2009.
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