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January 11 declared official holiday in Oman

Ascension day on January 11 will be an official holiday.

TAS News Service

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

MUSCAT: January 11, the ascension day will now be an official holiday, according to a Royal Decree issued by His Majesty Sultan Haitham Bin Tarik.

On Wednesday, His Majesty issued a Royal Decree No 88/2022 specifying the days of official holidays.

January 11 is the day when His Majesty Sultan Haitham assumed the reins of power.

His Majesty also issued the Royal Decree stating that November 18 and 19 will be an official holiday for National Day.