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Public Holidays in Oman in 2016

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Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Maulud Nabi

12 December 2016 This National holiday is in 5 days. Celebrated by Muslims on the twelfth day of the month of Rabiulawal, the third month of...

New Years Day
New Years Day

1 January 2017 This National holiday is in 25 days. New Years Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar,...

Eid al Isra' Wal Mi'raj
Israa & Miaraj Night

24 April 2017 This National holiday is in 138 days. Isra and Mi'raj marks the Night Journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and the ascent into...

Oman List of national public holidays of Oman in 2016

Day Date Holiday Comments
Friday January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day
Thursday May 05 May 5 Eid al Isra' Wal Mi'raj
Tuesday July 05 Jul 5 Eid Al Fitr Holiday The end of Ramadan
Wednesday July 06 Jul 6 Eid Al Fitr End of Ramadan
Thursday July 07 Jul 7 Eid Al Fitr Holiday End of Ramadan
Friday July 08 Jul 8 Eid Al Fitr Holiday End of Ramadan
Saturday July 09 Jul 9 Eid Al Fitr Holiday End of Ramadan
Saturday July 23 Jul 23 Renaissance Day First day of the reign of Qaboos bin Said al Said
Sunday July 24 Jul 24 Renaissance Day Holiday Public Holiday as Renaissance Day falls on a Saturday
Sunday September 11 Sep 11 Arafat Day Arafat (Haj) Day
Monday September 12 Sep 12 Eid Al-Adha Date varies on Lunar cycle
Tuesday September 13 Sep 13 Eid Al-Adha Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
Wednesday September 14 Sep 14 Eid Al-Adha Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
Thursday September 15 Sep 15 Eid Al-Adha Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
Monday October 03 Oct 3 Hijri New Year Islamic New Year
Friday November 18 Nov 18 National Day Independence from Portugal in 1650
Saturday November 19 Nov 19 Sultan's Birthday Birthday of Qaboos bin Said al Said
Monday December 12 Dec 12 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad

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  • Friday and Saturday are the weekend for both public and private sectors

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