Kuwait has announced a five-day holiday for Eid Al Adha starting from Thursday July 30. Image Credit: Istock

Abu Dhabi: The Kuwaiti Civil Service Bureau announced on Tuesday that the Eid Al Adha holiday will be for five days starting from Thursday July 30, until Monday August 3.

In a statement published on its Instagram account, the Civil Service Bureau said that work will resume on Tuesday, August 4, indicating that Monday was given in lieu of Friday.

Arafat day, which falls on Thursday July 30, will be the first day of the Eid Al Adha holiday for all ministries, government agencies, public bodies and institutions.