Bahrain Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday November 9-10
Source:Bahrain News Agency (BNA)
Posted: Sunday, November 3, 2019
Most recent follow-up news item: October 26, 2020
Bahrain's Prime Minister, Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, has issued a circular declaring Saturday, November 9, 2019, as the date of the upcoming annual non-working 2019 public holiday in Bahrain to mark the Anniversary of the Birthday of Prophet Mohammed.
As was the case some previous years (2014-12-31 and 2012-02-01), but not all (2017-11-27, 2016-12-06, 2015-12-20, 2014-01-09 and 2013-01-21), as the aforementioned date of the upcoming annual non-working 2019 public holiday in Bahrain to mark the Anniversary of the Birthday of Prophet Mohammed, coincides with the Fridays and Saturdays weekly days of rest in Bahrain (2006-08-02), the aforementioned circular states that a day in lieu non-working public holiday will be observed on Sunday, November 10, 2019, for the Kingdom of Bahrain's "ministries, departments and official institutions".
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