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Bahrain 2012 Eid Al Adha Public Holidays Announced

Source: Bahrain News Agency (BNA)
Posted: Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Most recent follow-up news item: August 29, 2017

Bahrain's Prime Minister, Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, has issued a circular declaring Thursday to Sunday, October 25 to 30, 2012, as non-working public holidays in Bahrain to mark the upcoming Eid Al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) public holidays for the Islamic year 1433 in Bahrain.

As was done in recent similar cases (2012-08-15), as Fridays and Saturdays are the weekly days of rest in Bahrain (2006-08-02), the circular specifies that additional, day in lieu, public holidays will be observed on Monday and Tuesday, October 29 and 30, 2012.

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