Uzbek President signs decree on setting additional non-working days in 2018

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Uzbek President signs decree on setting additional non-working days in 2018

Tashkent, Uzbekistan ( — President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a decree “On establishment of additional non-working days during the celebration of official dates and shifting of day-offs in 2018”.

The decree should create additional conditions for citizens to receive a full and useful rest during public holidays, rational use of holidays and non-working holidays established by law.

Additional non-working days will be set in 2018, dedicated to public holidays – New Year, Navruz and Independence Day and some non-working days to dates, close to public holidays.

The decree said that citizens of Uzbekistan will rest for five days during New Year holidays – 30 and 31 December 2017, 1, 2 and 3 January 2018. At the same time, the working day, 3 January, transferred to 6 January 2018.

During Navruz holidays, the citizens will also rest for five days – 18, 19, 20 and 21 March 2018. At the same time, the working days, 19 March and 22 March, will be transferred to 17 and 24 March respectively.

Uzbek citizens will also have five day-offs during Independence Days – 31 August, 1, 2 and 3 September. The day-offs, 8 and 15 Septembers, will be transferred to 3 and 4 September respectively.

At the same time, the decree said that annual leaves will be decreased by three days. It added that minimal length of annual leave set at 15 days.

The decree underlined that three day-offs will be provided to the citizens during celebrations of Eid-ul Fitr and Eid-ul Adha.


Source  :  UzDaily

SARC delivers health and food assistance materials to Deir Ezzor

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Deir Ezzor, SANA – The Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) led a convoy of 26 trucks loaded with food and health assistance materials to be distributed among families in Deir Ezzor province.

The SARC said in a statement on Thursday that the convoy contained 10,000 food parcels, 10,000 hygiene baskets and food cans provided by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC).

Shaza/ Rasha Raslan


Source  :  Syrian Arab News Agency

Boy child injured, material damage caused due to terrorist shelling attacks in Hama

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Hama, SANA- A boy child was injured, material damage was caused to civilians’ houses due to terrorist attacks in the cities of Hama and al-Suqaylabiyah.

SANA’s reporter said that terrorist groups positioned in the northern countryside of Hama province fired on Thursday five rocket shells on the locals’ houses in al-Baath neighborhood in Hama city, injuring a boy child and causing material damage to the houses and properties.

In northwestern of Hama city, the terrorists targeted al-Suqaylabiyah city with three rocket shells, causing material damage to the citizens’ houses and their properties, the reporter said.



Source :  Syrian Arab News Agency

Premier Khamis forms governmental work group to rehabilitate infrastructure in Deir Ezzor

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Damascus, SANA – Prime Minister Imad Khamis issued a decision forming a governmental work group to set up a comprehensive plan to rehabilitate main infrastructure, service facilities and government buildings and to ensure regular supplies of basic foodstuffs in Deir Ezzor province.

The work group will be headed by Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Ali Ghanem.


Source  :  Syrian Arab News Agency