KUWAIT CITY: The State Minister for Cabinet Affairs and acting Minister of Information Sheikh Mohammed Al-Abdullah announced Monday that Eid Al-Fitr holiday will be five days if the first day of Eid falls on Sunday, June 25, indicating Monday and Tuesday June 26 and 27 will be holiday and work will resume on June 28. However, it will be nine days holiday if it falls on Monday.
In another scenario, Sunday June 25 will a be rest day, then Monday June 26 will be declared the first day of Eid if Ramadan is completed in 30 days. In that case, Tuesday and Wednesday will be official holiday and Thursday another rest day, as it falls between two working days. Work will officially resume on Sunday, July 2.