Saudi Arabia Announces End of Ramadan Bank Holidays
Source:Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA)
Posted: Monday, September 6, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, August 23, 2011
The Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA) has announced that the upcoming bank holidays for the End of Ramadan would begin on Tuesday, September 7, and that banks would re-open on Tuesday, September 14, 2010.
The SAMA announcement mirrors that of the Saudi Stock Exchange, earlier this month, who announced that it would be closed for the upcoming Eid Alfitr (End of Ramadan) holidays from Tuesday, September 7, until Monday, September 13, 2010, inclusively (2010-09-02).
Last month, for its part, the government of Saudi Arabia has declared a 16-day period of public sector holidays for the upcoming End of Ramadan (2010-08-17).
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