Eid al Fitr holiday Kuwait either 5 or 9 days

Eid al Fitr holiday Kuwait either 5 or 9 days

Eid al Fitr holiday Kuwait either 5 or 9 days

Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Mohammed Al-Abdullah said that Eid Al-Fitr holiday will be five days if the first day of Eid falls on Sunday, June 25. In this case, June 26 Monday and 27 Tuesday will be holiday and work will resume on June 28. The five day holiday will be from June 23 to 27.

However, if the first day of Eid falls on Monday 26th, the total holiday will be for 9 days. Sunday June 25 will a be rest day, then Monday June 26 will be declared the first day of Eid if Ramadan, Tuesday and Wednesday will be official holiday and Thursday another rest day, as it falls between two working days. Work will officially resume on Sunday, July 2.

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