Dec 8 holiday for Prophet birthday
The Civil Service Commission (CSC) yesterday said Dec 8 (Thursday) would be a public holiday marking the birthday of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), citing a relevant Cabinet decree. Civil servants at all state bodies and agencies will resume work on Dec 11 (Sunday), it said in a press statement.
KUWAIT: A picture taken from Hamra Tower, the highest building in Kuwait, shows Britain’s Royal Air Force (RAF) aerobatic team The Red Arrows performing near the Kuwait Towers during a show yesterday. — Photo by Yasser Al-Zayyat (See Page 4)