Ramadan Working Hours for Private Sectors Announced

Muscat, Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser al-Bakri,

Minister of Manpower issued a decision reducing the working hours at

the private sector’s companies and establishments for Muslims during

the holy month of Ramadan to six hours per day and (30) hours per


All employees at the private sector extended their greetings and

best wishes to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said on this blessed

occasion, praying to Allah the Almighty to protect His Majesty, grant

him good health, happiness and a long life and for the return of this

and similar occasions on His Majesty, the Omani people and all

Muslims with blessings and wellbeing.

Source: Oman News Agency