Source:Oman News Agency (Muscat)
Posted: Monday, September 6, 2010 Updated: Monday, August 5, 2019
The Omani Minister of the Diwan of the Royal Court, Sayyid Ali Bin Hamoud Bin Ali Al Busaidi, has announced that Oman's public sector employees will have a nine-day holiday for the upcoming Eid Al Fitr.
The Omani public sector holidays declared are from September 11 to September 15, 2010, inclusively, which when tallied with the Thursday/Friday weekend of September 9/10, and 16/17, means 9 days of consecutive public sector holidays, from Thursday, September 9, until Friday, September 17, 2010, inclusively.
For its part, 4 days of public holidays have been declared for the private sector; from Saturday, September 11, until Tuesday, September 14, 2010, which when tallied with the Friday September 10, private sector weekend means a 5-day public holiday.
Last year (2009-09-17), both the public and private sectors of Oman got five days off for the Eid Al Fitr public holidays.
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