Source:Qatari News Agency (QNA)
Posted: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Most recent follow-up news item: April 27, 2022
Qatar's Emiri Diwan has announced that the period of annual non-working Qatar public holidays for the upcoming Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan), had once again been extended to 11 consecutive days of public sector holidays.
As per today's announcement, the public sector holidays, for ministries, government institutions and public entities in Qatar, for the upcoming Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan), will be 11 consecutive days, from Friday, July 1, until Monday, July 11, 2016, inclusively.
The 2 preceding years (2015-07-09 and 2014-07-23), the Qatari public sector holidays, for ministries, other government departments, authorities and public institutions, for the Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) has also lasted 11 as well, while the year before (2013-08-02) there were 13 consecutive days, and the year before, Qatar's Emiri Diwan had announced 11 days for the 2012 End of Ramadan public holidays (2012-08-04) but later extended it to 12 day (2012-08-14).
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