Aswat Masriya (Cairo)

Egypt: Minister of Manpower - Eastern Christmas Fully Paid Leave for Workers

January 7 will be a fully paid leave for workers on the occasion of Eastern Christmas, Minister of Manpower and Immigration Khaled al-Azhari has stated.

Employees who have to work on that day are entitled to a two-day pay as per article 52 of the labour act and its amendments, al-Azhari said in a statement reported by the Middle East News Agency (MENA).

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