File Photo: Egyptians celebrate Eid El-Fitr with balloons and smiles
The paid holiday applies to employees working in ministries, government agencies, public authorities, local administration units, public sector companies, private sector companies, and public business sector companies.
Eid Al-Fitr is a religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide to mark the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.
Sinai Liberation Day commemorates the release of the Egyptian land of Sinai from Israeli occupation.
The Central Bank of Egypt stated that 16 and 17 April will be a holiday for all banks due to the celebration of Coptic Easter and Sham El-Nessim, respectively.