Source:Kuwait Civil Service Commission (Kuwait City)
Posted on Sunday, December 8, 2013
The Kuwaiti Civil Service Commission has announced that it had asked the Kuwaiti Council of Ministers to approve the CSC's decision to declare Thursday, January 2, 2014, as a one-off bridge public holiday in Kuwait, as January 1st falls on a Wednesday, in 2014.
In the past, similar one-off western New Year public holidays were also declared by the Kuwaiti Civil Service Commission whenever January 1st occurred near (2011-12-22) or during (2010-11-26 and 2009-12-17) the Kuwaiti weekend (2007-08-04).
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