homeworldwide public holidaysnews and updatesjordan > this page

Jordanian Public Holidays January 17

Source: Jordan News Agency Petra (Amman)
Posted: Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Most recent follow-up news item: January 26, 2022

Jordan's Prime Minister, Omar Razzaz, has issued a circular decreeing a non-working public holidays in Jordan for all ministries and official government departments, institutions and public bodies, on Thursday, January 17, 2019, due to "prevailing snowy conditions".

The aforementioned announcement of a public holiday in Jordan on Thursday, January 17, 2019, thus amends the list of official non-working 2019 public holidays in Jordan, as released a couple of months ago (2018-10-18).

Jordanian one-off public holidays declared for weather reasons were common a few years ago (2015-02-18, 2013-12-11, 2013-01-09, 2013-01-08, 2008-01-31 and 2008-01-30).

Links and References

Below are links to the news stories referred to in the above "Jordanian Public Holidays January 17" news story, as well as links to subsequents news stories which refer to the present news story.