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Businessmen Renew Call for Weekend Change

September 2, 2007 5:10 by

JEDDAH: Saudi businessmen have renewed their call for changing weekly holidays to Friday and Saturday in order to cut down losses resulting from work time differences between the Kingdom and the rest of the world.

The new call came after Kuwait, also a member of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), introduced the Friday-Saturday weekend yesterday despite objections from conservative lawmakers.

Among the six GCC countries, four

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