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Kuwaiti 2014 Eid Al-Adha Public Holidays

Source: Kuwait Civil Service Commission (Kuwait City)
Posted on Saturday, September 20, 2014

The Kuwaiti Civil Service Commission has proposed to the Kuwaiti Council of Ministers that the dates of the upcoming Eid Al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) non-working public holidays in Kuwait should run, this year, for 5 days.

As per the aforementioned proposal, after a 9-day period of public holidays for last year's Eid Al-Adha (2013-10-08), the Kuwaiti public service would benefit from only 5 consecutive days of non-working public sector holidays, as was the case 2 years ago (2012-10-15), from October 3-7, 2014.

As regards the Kuwaiti private sector, we expect that as usual, most of the Kuwaiti private sector will only get 2 days of non-working public holidays for the upcoming Eid Al-Adha; namely October 4 and 5, 2014.

Recall that, since 2007 (2007-08-04), weekends in Kuwait are Friday and Saturday.

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