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Qatar 2013 Eid Al Adha Public Holidays Announced

Source: Qatari News Agency (QNA)
Posted on Thursday, October 10, 2013


Qatar's Emiri Diwan has once again extended the Eid al-Adha public sector holidays, for ministries, government departments, general authorities and institutions, so that they will be on holiday for 9 days for the upcoming Eid Al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) public holidays.

As per the aforementioned announcement, public sector holidays, for ministries, other government departments, authorities and public institutions, for the upcoming Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) will be from Sunday, October 13, until Saturday, October 19, 2013, inclusively.

Qatar often extends its annual Eid public sector holidays (2012-10-15, 2012-08-14, 2012-08-04, 2011-08-24, 2010-08-09 and 2008-09-17), but not systematically (2009-09-18).

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB), as well as Qatari banks and financial institutions and the Qatar Exchange will be closed from Monday to Wednesday, October 14-16, 2013.


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