Qatar’s Emiri Diwan has declared two day holiday to mark this year’s Qatar National Day, which falls on Monday, December 18.
“On the occasion of Qatar National Day which will be celebrated on 18 December , the Emiri Diwan announced that Sunday 17/12/2017 and Monday 18/12/2017 will be an official holiday, and that employees will resume work on Tuesday, 19/12/2017,” The Peninsula newspaper reported quoting a statement by Qatar News Agency.
However the statement does not reveal if the two day holiday applies to private sector. Many schools and public sector companies have already declared two day holiday, while many were awaiting official declaration.
NRICafe.com wishes Happy Qatar National Day to all citizens and residents !
Published on 16 December 2017