UAE announces Eid Al Fitr holiday

The decision was announced by the Federal Authority For Government Human Resources

  
Image used for illustrative purpose. A general view of Dubai Mall ahead of Eid celebrations on September 9, 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Image used for illustrative purpose. A general view of Dubai Mall ahead of Eid celebrations on September 9, 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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DUBAI - The Federal Authority for Government Human Resources has announced that Eid al-Fitr holiday for federal entities in the UAE will begin on Tuesday, 29th Ramadan (corresponding to 11th May) until 3rd Shawwal 1441 H, which is yet to be declared.

On the occasion, the Authority conveyed its congratulations to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan; His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai; His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces; and Their Highnesses the Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the Emirates.

The Authority also offered greetings to the people of the UAE and Arab and Islamic nations around the world.

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