5 Day Holiday for Eid Al-Fitr
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) said Wednesday that Eid Al-Fitr holiday would last five days starting from July 5th until July 9th, whether Ramadan was 29 or 30 days.
It said in a statement that if Eid was to fall on Tuesday (July 5th), the official holiday would last till July 8th, whereas Saturday July 9th would be considered rest day.
However it added if Eid starts on Wednesday July 6th, Tuesday Ramadan 30th would be a rest day while Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday would be official holiday days.
State bodies with special working circumstances shall determine their working hours according to their own needs.