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Algerian Islamic New Year Hijri 1443 Public Holiday August 10

Source: Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique (Algiers)
Posted: Sunday, August 8, 2021


Earlier tonight, the Algerian Direction Générale de la Fonction Publique et de la Réforme Administrative has announced that a non-working public holiday would be declared in Algeria on Tuesday, August 10, 2021, on account of the upcoming Hijri 1443 Islamic New Year ("à l’occasion de la journée du 1er Moharam annonçant le Nouvel An de l’Hégire 1443 correspondant au mardi 10 août 2021 sera chômée et payée").

As usual (2021-06-04, 2021-05-11, 2021-04-27, 2021-01-10, 2020-10-28, 2020-10-26, 2020-07-29, 2020-05-23, 2020-01-07, ...), the aforementioned announcement states that "cette mesure concerne l’ensemble des personnels des institutions et administrations publiques, des établissements et offices publics et privés, ainsi qu’aux personnels des entreprises publiques et privées, tous secteurs et statuts juridiques confondus, y compris les personnels payés à l’heure ou à la journée".

The aforementioned announcement of Tuesday, August 10, 2021, as the date of the upcoming Hijri 1443 Islamic New Year, means that the upcoming Achoura public holiday of Algeria will be observed on August 19, 2021.



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