Algeria: Businesses Edge Closer to Universal Weekend
Completely out of synch with the world, Algeria is one of the handful of countries whose weekend is officially Thursday and Friday.
But businesses, which have suffered from the financial impact of an out of phase work week, are challenging the status quo and making changes to become more competitive in the global marketplace. Two companies have recently taken the lead on this issue, forcing their employees to adjust their weekends to a semi-universal schedule, moving to Friday and Saturday. Continue here.