Saturday announced as public holiday to mark Hijri New Year

Jordan

Published: 2019-08-26 09:37

Last Updated: 2019-08-26 09:48


Prime Ministry's building
Prime Ministry's building
Petra News Agency Source

Prime Minister Omar Razzaz announced that Saturday, August 31, 2019, will be an official holiday for ministries, official departments, institutions and public bodies on the occasion of the Hijri New Year.

The announcement excluded public bodies whose nature of work requires otherwise.

It called on all ministries, official departments, institutions and public bodies to celebrate the occasion and highlight its importance.