MOSCOW, February 22 – RIA Novosti. A week with three working days in connection with the celebration of Defender of the Fatherland Day begins in Russia.
Workers will be Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, February 24-26. The shortened working week was preceded by the only six-day week in the year. The three-day weekend – from February 21 to February 23 – is associated with the transfer of the working day on February 22 to Saturday, February 20.
Earlier, Rostrud reported that in 2021, Russians are expected to have seven short working weeks and one long one. The last workweek of the year ends on Thursday, December 30th.