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Hijri New Year: Egyptian employees to enjoy paid holiday next Thursday

Fri, 05 Jul 2024 - 09:36 GMT

Based on astronomical calculations, the 1st of Al-Muharram is expected to occur on Sunday in Egypt, as well as in other Arab and Islamic nations

Egyptian banks to close from 9-14 April during Eid Al-Fitr holiday

Fri, 05 Apr 2024 - 02:38 GMT

If you have any urgent banking matters to attend to, make sure to visit your bank before they close their doors for a six-day period starting Tuesday in all Egyptian governorates.

Eid Al-Fitr in Egypt: Public, private sector employees to enjoy paid holiday from 9-14 April

Thu, 04 Apr 2024 - 01:06 GMT

Employees in both the public and private sectors throughout Egypt will have a paid holiday from April 9-14 to celebrate Eid Al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan in the Muslim calendar.

Sunday 7 January to be paid holiday in Egypt on Coptic Orthodox Christmas: PM

Sun, 31 Dec 2023 - 04:31 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly issued a decision announcing next Sunday, January 7th, a paid holiday for employees of public and private companies to mark the Coptic Orthodox Christmas.

Long weekend: 5 Oct. holiday for Egypt’s employees to celebrate war anniversary

Wed, 27 Sep 2023 - 02:52 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli said Thursday 5 October will be a day off for public and private sector employees to commemorate the 1973 War anniversary.

Holidays of Eid Al-Fitr, Sinai Liberation Day to start on 20 April for public employees: Egypt’s PM

Mon, 10 Apr 2023 - 12:09 GMT

Public employees will have their Eid Al-Fitr and Sinai liberation paid holidays from Thursday 20 April to Tuesday 25 April, Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly announced on Monday.

Cabinet: Thursday paid holiday for employees in Egypt on Police Day, revolution anniv.

Wed, 18 Jan 2023 - 07:30 GMT

Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa announced next Thursday, 26 January, a paid holiday for employees at the public and private sectors on the anniversary of Police Day and the 2011 Revolution anniversary.

Egypt’s Cabinet announces Sunday paid holiday for employees on Christmas

Mon, 02 Jan 2023 - 06:33 GMT

The Egyptian Cabinet has announced next Sunday, 8th of January, a paid holiday for employees of the public and private sector to celebrate Christmas instead of Saturday.

Egyptian Cabinet: Saturday paid day off for public, private sector on Hijri New Year’s Eve

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 01:49 GMT

Egypt’s Cabinet has announced next Saturday, 30 July, a paid day off for the public and private sector on the occasion of the Hijri New Year’s Eve.

Thursday 30 June paid holiday for employees on 2013 revolution anniversary: Egyptian gov’t

Fri, 24 Jun 2022 - 02:57 GMT

The decision will apply to workers at ministries, government institutions, public authorities, local administration units, public sector companies, public business sector companies, and the private sector.

Cabinet: Thursday paid holiday on Police Day, 25 January revolution

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 - 06:10 GMT

The Egyptian Cabinet announced that Thursday, January 27, will be a paid day off for all the public sector on the occasion of January 25 Revolution anniversary and the Police Day.