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Bahrain 1433 Hijra New Year Public Holidays Announced

Source: Bahrain News Agency (BNA)
Posted on Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Bahrain's Prime Minister, Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, has issued a circular announcing the dates of the upcoming Hijra (Islamic) New Year non-working public holidays in Bahrain.

The aforementioned announcement, which is line with the list of official Bahrain non-working public holidays in 2011, released last year (2010-07-02), states that ministries, government departments and institutions will close on Saturday, November 26, 2011, and additionally on Sunday, November 27, 2011, "as this date coincides with a weekly holiday".

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