Kuwait declare Thursday, Nov 15th as official holiday

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

For the second day in a row, the Kuwaiti Cabinet has decided to suspend work at all ministries, state institutions, colleges and public and private schools tomorrow (Thursday) as a precautionary move due to unstable rainy weather.

The decree is attributed to lingering heavy rains and forecasts of unstable weather conditions in the country, the cabinet said in its Twitter account on Wednesday.

It spoke highly of citizens and residents' commitment to all instructions and warnings announced by concerned state agencies and bodies. Accordingly, the Civil Service Commission said that Thursday (tomorrow) would be a day-off, pursuant to the cabinet's edict.

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Thursday, November 15, 2018
Yes natural calamities do not distinguish people based on their working sector. Kuwait Govt. should provide equal safety measures for all residents of Kuwait and should declare mandatory public holidays.

Waste Expat
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Public sectors are kuwaitis and they useful to society ... 30% of expat are waste so let them take the risk and die..

Mohammed Shereef
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Please consider us too who are working in private company.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
I don''t understand , why kuwait Govt. declare holiday for Public sectors??? private sector people''s are not human being????

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
This should also to private companies... private companies are still opened and we r force to gonto office even the weather is bad taking high risk.... plz consider and annouce mandatory holiday for private companies tooo... its a request

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