Revised UAE holiday list announced for the remainder of 2019

UAE National Day falls on December 2 and 3
Revised UAE holiday list announced for the remainder of 2019
National Day falls on December 2 and 3.
By Gavin Gibbon
Sun 08 Sep 2019 02:07 PM

The Federal Authority for Government Human Resources (FAHR) has issued a revised list of holidays for the rest of the year.

According to the latest announcement, Prophet Mohammad’s (PBUH) birthday falls on 12 of the Hijri month Rabi Al Awwal – most likely on Saturday, November 9.

Commemoration Day, which had previously been announced as Sunday, December 1, will now be observed on Saturday, November 30. While National Day falls on December 2 and 3.

Earlier this year the UAE Cabinet announced that private sector employees will benefit from the same public holidays as the government sector.

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