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Kuwait Declares Month-End 4-Day Public Holidays
 
(Posted on Tuesday, February 2, 2010)

Source: The Arab Times (Kuwait City)

Kuwait's Undersecretary of the Civil Service Commission (CSC), Mohammed Al-Roumi, has announced four days of public holidays, from Thursday February 25 until Sunday, February 28, 2010.

The announcement was made to clarify this year's overlap of the National Day public holiday (annually on February 25), the Liberation Day public holiday (annually on February 26), in addition to the Prophet's Birthday public holiday (February 26, in 2010), and the weekend which, since 2007 (04-Aug-2007), is Friday and Saturday.

Although the recently-passed (25-Dec-2009) Labour Law which increases public holidays for the private sector to 13 days from only 8, currently, still needs a few months to be implemented, the aforementioned decree appears to apply to both the private and public sectors. But this remains to be officially confirmed.

Related links:

Kuwait bank holidays and public holidays (news and updates)
Worldwide bank holidays and public holidays news updates (February 2010)
Kuwait 2019 bank holidays and public holidays (current year)
Kuwait 2020 bank holidays and public holidays (next year)
Kuwait 2021 bank holidays and public holidays
Kuwait 2022 bank holidays and public holidays
Kuwait 2023 bank holidays and public holidays
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