Saudi Arabia

Eid Al-Adha Holiday for Private Sector Announced

Saudi Arabia announced a four-day holiday for private-sector employees during Eid al-Adha, the labor ministry said.

The paid holiday will start on Arafat Day – Saturday, August 10, 2019.

The civil service ministry has previously announced that the Eid al Adha holiday for the public sector will start from Aug. 5 until Aug. 18.

The first day of Eid al-Adha in Saudi Arabia will be on Sunday, August 11, 2019.