Nov 04 2013

4-day National Day public sector holiday in UAE?

By Mohammad El Sadafy 4-day National Day public sector holiday in UAE? Photo Credit:Reuters/Ahmed Jadallah

Government offices to close from November 29 to December 2
UAE government employees can expect to enjoy a long weekend this month on the occasion of the country's 42nd National Day.

The UAE will mark National Day on December 2nd.

The four-day holiday is likely to be from Friday November 29 to Monday December 2. Work will resume on Tuesday December 3.

Private sector employees will have a paid holiday on Saturday November 30.

The government declared Islamic New Year - which will fall tomorrow (Tuesday) - holiday for the private sector on Saturday, November 2nd. While the public sector was given New Hijri Year holiday on Sunday, November 3rd.

© Emirates 24|7 2013

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