June 2, 2020 - 12:57 AMT
Armenia votes to provide four days off to ethnic minorities for holidays

The Armenian parliament on Tuesday, June 2 approved a bill to allow four unpaid days off per year for representatives of ethnic minorities to celebrate their national, religious and commemorative events.

The employer may request a written justification from the employee to provide the leave.

According to the last census, ethnic minorities in Armenia make up less than 3% of the population.