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Omani 2013 Blessed Renaissance Public Holiday

Source: Oman News Agency (Muscat)
Posted: Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Most recent follow-up news item: July 16, 2019

Omani authorities have announced a non-working public holiday on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in Oman for the Blessed Renaissance Day for both the private sector and the public sector of Oman.

In a decision by Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal bin Saud al-Busaidi, Minister of the Diwan of Royal Court and Chairman of the Civil Service Council, employees at ministries, public authorities and other departments of the state's administrative apparatus will observe a non-working public holiday on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, on account of the Blessed Renaissance Day.

In a separate communique, Sheikh Abdullah bin Nassir al-Bakri, Oman's Minister of Manpower, issued a ministerial decision declaring Tuesday, July 23, 2013, as a non-working public holiday for employees of Omani private sector companies and establishments.

The Omani Blessed Renaissance Day public holiday is sometimes (2010-07-20, 2009-07-22, and 2008-07-20), but not always (2012-07-15 and 2011-07-17), moved from its set date of July 23.

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