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Kuwaiti 2019 Eid Al-Adha Bank Holidays

Source: Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK)
Posted: Tuesday, August 6, 2019


Kuwait's Secretary General of the Union of Kuwaiti Banks, Hamad Al-Hasawi, has announced that on the occasion of the upcoming 2019 Eid Al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) non-working public holidays in Kuwait, the banks in Kuwait would close as of Saturday, August 10, 2019, and re-open on Wednesday, August 14, 2019.

The aforementioned announcement is in line with the dates of the upcoming Eid Al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) non-working public holidays in Kuwait, as recently announced by the Kuwaiti Civil Service Commission (2019-07-29).

In the past, some years saw 9 days for the Eid Al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) non-working public holidays in Kuwait (2016-09-04 and 2013-10-08), and some years, as few as 5 days of non-working public holidays in Kuwait (2018-08-06, 2017-08-22, 2015-08-02, 2014-09-20, and 2012-10-15).

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



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