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Government employees in the UAE will have a long nine-day break after the end of Ramadan (including the two weekends). According to a report from official news agency WAM, based on the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, the UAE Cabinet chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed… Read More

Eid Al Fitr is coming next week and a report from WAM news agency states that UAE Ministry of Labour has declared it as an official paid holiday for all private sector employees in the UAE and these 2 holidays will be on the first and second days of Shawwal. We previously posted an article… Read More

Ramadan season in the UAE started last June 6 – Monday. This is a season of fasting that normally spans a month. Based on the June 6 start date, the Eid Al Fitr is likely to fall on July 5 or July 6. Government employees in the UAE are likely to enjoy a 5-day holiday… Read More

Eid Al Fitr is the day that signals the end of the 30-day fasting of the Holy month of Ramadan. This is a time where our Muslim brothers and sisters also go out and have a feast to rejoice. This is a holiday celebration and it is a non working holiday for the government and… Read More

July 28, 2014 – Monday will be the first day of Eid Al Fitr (Feast of Breaking the Fast) which is the festive event to mark the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. This is according to the Emirates News Agency (WAM). End of Ramadan in UAE 2014 The month-long celebration of Ramadan in the… Read More