Saudi Arabia celebrates Fifa World Cup victory with a public holiday

Following the victory of Saudi Arabia against Argentina in the Fifa World Cup in Qatar, the kingdom has declared November 23 (Wednesday) as public holiday. 

The said holiday applies to both public and private sectors’ employees as well in all schools in the country. Saudi stock will also be closed and will resume the operation on November 24 (Thursday). 

Team Saudi Arabia defeated Argentina with 2-1 score at the Lusail Stadium in Doha on November 22 (Tuesday). It is considered to be one the greatest history at the World Cup. 

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