New Year’s Day – Iraqi Army Day – Festival of Spring (Nowruz) – Labor Day – Sovereignty Day – Republic Day – Islamic New Year – Ashura – Mawlid Al-Nabi – Eid AI-Fitr – Eid AI-Adha
The standard workday is capped at eight hours per day and 48 hours per week.
Female employees are entitled to 14 weeks of fully paid maternity leave. There is no paternity leave.
Employees receive 21 days of leave per year after one year of service, which increases based on years of service.
Employee are entitled to 30 days of sick leave for every year of work to a maximum of 180 days.
Bonuses based on performance are common but not mandatory.
Employers are required to provide at least 30 days advance notice and pay an end-of-service gratuity.
The Iraqi central government runs the public health care system.
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