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Kuwait Public Holidays 2020

See also: 2020 public holidays in Iraq, Middle East, OPEC, Saudi Arabia and worldwide.

This page contains the list of Kuwait 2020 public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Kuwait public holidays in 2020 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Wednesday Gregorian New Year
Tuesday National Day
Wednesday Liberation Day
Sunday The Prophet's Ascension (Isra and Miraj)
Saturday Government Holiday (recess) government
Sunday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Monday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Tuesday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Thursday Arafat Day banks government
Friday Eid al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Aug Saturday Eid al Adha Holiday
Aug Sunday Eid al Adha Holiday banks government
Aug Monday Eid al Adha Holiday banks government
Aug Thursday Hejira New Year (Islamic New Year)
Oct Thursday The Prophet's Birthday

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Recent Kuwait Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Kuwait public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Kuwait (beta)


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Kuwait, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2019-2029).

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