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Kuwaiti Hijri 1436 Public Holiday Announced

Source: Kuwait Civil Service Commission (Kuwait City)
Posted on Sunday, October 19, 2014


The Kuwaiti Civil Service Commission has announced that it had declared Saturday, October 25, 2014, as the date of the annual non-working public holiday for the upcoming New Hijri Year 1436 annual public holiday in Kuwait.

Contrary to what might have been expected (2011-06-27, 2009-07-09, 2008-07-09 and 2007-08-04), the Kuwaiti Civil Service Commission did not declare Sunday, October 26, 2014, as a substitute non-working public holiday in Kuwait as this year's annual non-working public holiday for the upcoming New Hijri Year 1436 falls on one of the Kuwaiti weekly days off.

The weekend in Kuwait changed from Thursday/Friday to Friday/Saturday, in 2007 (2007-06-03).


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