Eid Al-Fitr 2020 holiday dates for public sector employees in Doha have been announced by Qatar's Amiri Diwan.
Holidays for ministries and other government agencies and public entities and institutions will commence from Tuesday May 19 until Thursday May 28.
Employees will resume work on Sunday May 31.
First: Ministries and other government agencies and public entities and institutions: the holidays shall commence from Tuesday, (26 Ramadan, 1441 AH), May 19, 2020, until Thursday, May 28, 2020. Employees shall commence their works on, May 31, 2020. #QNA— Qatar News Agency (@QNAEnglish) May 17, 2020
Start and end dates of the holidays for Qatar Central Bank (QCB), banks, financial institutions under the jurisdiction of QCB, and Qatar Financial Markets Authority (QFMA) will be specified by the governor of the Qatar Central Bank.
Eid Al-Fitr 2020 marks the end of Ramadan, a month of fasting for Muslims.