From: Mohammed Haji Kareem / ZS ISPG Purchasing <MohammedKareem@zamilsteel.com>
Date: Sun, Jun 23, 2013 at 3:58 PM
Subject: FW: Weekend Friday and Saturday
As salaam alai kum
In / Royal Order: Weekend Friday and Saturday
JEDDAH, 14 August 1434, corresponding to June 23, 2013, SPA
Royal Decree was issued today stipulates that will be the official working days from Sunday to Thursday and the weekend on Friday and Saturday .. Reads as follows:
In the name of God the Merciful
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The help of God
We Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
King of Saudi Arabia
Based on what the public interest, and based on which imposed the economic position of the Kingdom and its international and regional obligations and its orientation towards optimal investment for those standing for the interest and for the benefit and welfare of its citizens.
Given back to us it is crucial to achieve homogeneity of the largest on weekdays between agencies and government departments and bodies, national institutions and among its peers on the regional and international level, because the consequent interests of the phenomenon and achieve the kingdom of significant gains, particularly in the economic aspects. For the sake of us to put an end to the negative effects and lost economic opportunities consistently associated with variation based on some days of work between those devices and interests, institutions and national bodies and international and regional counterparts.
Having examined the relevant regulations.
Commanded what is coming:
First: to be the official working days in all ministries and government bodies and institutions, financial institutions and the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency and the Capital Market Authority and the Saudi Stock Exchange from Sunday to Thursday, and the weekly holiday on Friday and Saturday.
Second: working as stated in item (i) of this command is as follows:
1 with respect to the ministries and governmental bodies and institutions and all financial institutions and the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency and the Capital Market Authority and the Saudi Stock Exchange starting on Saturday, 20/08/1434 corresponding to 06/29/2013.
2 with respect to universities, schools and all institutions of public education and higher education from the beginning of the next academic year (1434/1435 AH).
Third: complete the legal procedures to modify what is required in accordance with what is stated in item (i) of this command.
Fourth: a hurry this to the competent authorities for the adoption and implementation ..,, ..
Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
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Saifulla Meccai Vasiulla / ZS Supply Chain