The Ministry of Manpower assigned the manpower directorates in the governorates to follow up on the implementation of the leave Birth of the Prophet Sharif, with private sector establishments and companies at the level of the Republic.
The Ministry of Manpower extended its sincere congratulations to the workers of Egypt across the country, and the Islamic and Arab nation on this occasion, announcing that today, Thursday, October 21, 2021, will be paid leave for workers in the private sector who are addressed by the provisions of Labor Law 12 of 2003, on the occasion of the Prophet’s birth, instead of On Tuesday, October 19th.
She emphasized that the employer may employ the worker on this day if the working conditions so require, and the worker in this case is entitled, in addition to his wages for this day, twice the wages.
It is noteworthy that Prime Minister, Mostafa Madbouly, issued a decision that Thursday, October 21, 2021, will be an official paid holiday in ministries, government departments, public bodies, local administration units, public sector companies and the business sector, on the occasion of the Prophet’s birthday, instead of Tuesday. corresponding to October 19.
This comes within the framework of unifying the dates of the official holidays for all workers in the various sectors of the state, whenever possible, in order to achieve the social and national goal of official holidays on occasions and holidays.