Saudi Arabia

Eid Holidays for Public Sector Begins Next Thursday

According to the Ministry of Civil Services, next Wednesday (29/05/2019) (24, Ramadan 1440) will be the last working day for Public sector employees before Eid.

The Ministry of Civil Services clarified this through their Twitter account in response to a question.

Private sector employees in Saudi Arabia are entitled to four official holidays for the Eid festival.

Holidays for the private sector will likely begin on the last day of Ramadan.


Mohammed Ameen is an expatriate blogger who loves sharing his experiences of living and working in the Gulf countries.