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eid al adha holiday

Eid Al Adha 2017 is set to happen next weekend and the public sector will have a holiday break starting August 31 (Thursday) to September 3 (Sunday). Work is set to resume on September 4, Monday. This means that government employees will have a total of 4 days break from work and is a long… Read More

eid-al-fitr-holiday-uae announced

Greeting everyone an Eid Mubarak! The first day of Shawwal and Eid Al Fitr will be on Sunday, June 25, 2017. UAE moon-sighting committee has just announced that June 24 (Saturday) is the last day of Ramadan and June 25 (Sunday) will be the first day of Shawwal and Eid Al Fitr. This announcement was… Read More

eid al adha uae 2016

Eid Al Adha holidays in 2016 is expected to fall on September 9-13 and UAE residents could have a possible 5-day break (including the weekend). The Islamic calendar is based on the moon sighting and according to a report from Emirates 24/7, Eid Al Adha holidays usually begin a day before Eid, on the day… Read More

eid al fitr holiday uae

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-adha-uae-break

Note: Please be advised that information posted in this article is NOT yet final as the outcome is based on the sighting of the moon. The goal is to inform everyone of an expected holiday, but this is not yet official. UPDATE Sep 15, 2015: Based on a report from GulfNews, the Eid Al Adha holidays could now possibly… Read More

eid mubarak UAE

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