Sunday 17 May 2020
Counselor Nader Saad, spokesman for the Council of Ministers, said that Prime Minister Mostafa Mabdouly will issue a decision tomorrow granting Eid al-Fitr holidays to the government sector, 5 days, not 3 days.
“Saad”, in a phone call to the “Cairo Now” program, broadcast on the “Al-Hadath” satellite channel, today, Sunday, said that the vacation will start from Sunday, the first astronomical day of the holiday, and ends on Thursday, that is, the leave for the government and the public sector will be from Friday until The next Friday.
Regarding the application of this license to the private sector, he indicated that the private sector and private companies have their work system in implementing the leaves by compensating workers financially or with other licenses, stressing that the decision to close will not affect the economic and industrial activity, as the factories will operate at full capacity.
A spokesman for the ministers added that the Egyptian culture is heading to gatherings on holidays, and Corona requires special dealing, adding: “The congestion on the feast will happen.”
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