Note Observance of fasting during the month of Ramadan is currently in effect. This may affect the length of working hours.
15 June 2018 This National holiday is in 20 days. The festival of Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Fast breaking, marks the end of Ramadan
26 July 2018 This National holiday is in 61 days. The Maldives gained independence from the British on 26 July 1965, following 77 years a...
21 August 2018 This National holiday is in 87 days. Second day of the Hajj pilgrimage. Named after the geographical area Arafa where the Pr...
|Monday||January 01||New Year's Day|
|Tuesday||May 01||Workers' Day|
|Wednesday||May 16||First of Ramazan|
|Thursday||May 17||Ramazan Holiday||If Ramadan starts on 16 May|
|Friday||June 15||Eid-ul Fithr||End of Ramadan|
|Thursday||July 26||Independence Day|
|Tuesday||August 21||Hajj Day||Date to be confirmed. Arafat (Haj) Day|
|Wednesday||August 22||Eid-ul Al'haa||Sacrifice Feast|
|Tuesday||September 11||Islamic New Year||Islamic New Year|
|Saturday||November 03||Victory Day|
|Friday||November 09||Qaumee Dhuvas||First day of the month of Rabi' al-awwaw|
|Sunday||November 11||Republic Day|
|Tuesday||November 20||Mawlid al-Nabi|
|Saturday||December 08||The Day Maldives Embraced Islam||First day of the month of Rabi' al-thani|
|Monday||December 31||New Year's Eve||Banks are closed|
|National Holiday||Not a Public Holiday|