MoL Ministry of LabourThe Saudi Labor Ministry has announced the Eid Al-Adha holidays for the private sector in Saudi Arabia. The Eid holidays are 4 days long, starting from Monday, the day of Arafah, 9th of Dhul Hijjah.

The spokesman of the ministry said that it is mandatory for companies to give the allotted 4 days as holidays and that companies can grant more holidays, reported Akhbaar24.

Employees also have the right to get 10 days paid leave to perform the Hajj. Furthermore, if an employee has been working with an employer for over two years and has never before performed Hajj, the employee is entitled up to 15 days paid leave.