Image

At Global Village in Dubai.

PHOTO BY ARCHIVE


UAE official public holidays for 2021, 2022 announced

 

DUBAI – The UAE has approved the official holidays for public and private sector workers for 2021 and 2022.

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, approved the holidays on Saturday (December 19).

Official UAE holidays for 2021

January 1, 2021 – New Year

29 Ramadan until 3 Shawwal 1442 – Eid Al Fitr

9 Dhu Al Hijjah 1442 – Day of Arafat

10-11 -12 Dhu Al-Hijjah 1442 – Eid Al Adha

1 Muharram 1443 – Hijri New Year holiday (to move to August 12, 2021)

12 Rabi` Al Awwal 1443 – Prophet’s birthday (to move to October 21, 2021)

December 1, 2021 – Commemoration Day

December 2 and 3, 2021 – UAE National Day


Official UAE public holidays for 2022

January 1, 2022 – New Year

29 Ramadan until 3 Shawwal 1443 – Eid Al Fitr

9 Dhu Al Hijjah 1443 – Day of Arafat

10-11 -12 Dhu Al Hijjah 1443 – Eid Al Adha

July 30, 2022 – New Hijri Year 1444.

October 8, 2022 – Prophet’s Birthday

December 1, 2022 – Commemoration Day

December 2 and 3, 2022 – UAE National Day

ICA/Expat Media


For all the latest news from the UAE and the world, follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and subscribe to our YouTube page

Share


ADVERTISE HERE Find or post new jobs, motor ads and classifieds

Explore Expat Media