Times of Oman
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Holidays announced for 42nd National Day
November 19, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Muscat: On the eve of the 42nd National Day, official holidays have been declared on 27 November and 28 November, 2012 for employees of Ministry and 28  November and 29 November, 2012 for employees of the private sector.

This decision is taken by Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal al Busaidy, Minister of the Diwan of Royal Court and Chairman of the Civil Service Council as well as Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser Bakri, Minister of Manpower.

The Minister's Manpower allows employers and employees to continue work, if necessity arises, and compensate the holiday later.

In particular, the decision states that compensatory holiday would be granted for those employees, whose weekly day off coincides with the holiday.

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