National Holidays in Oman in 2021

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List of Holidays in Oman in 2021

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Thursday Isra'a Wal Miraj National Holiday
Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday
Thursday Eid al-Fitr National Holiday End of Ramadan
Friday Eid al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday
Saturday Eid al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday
Monday Arafat Day National Holiday Date to be confirmed
Tuesday Eid Al-Adha National Holiday Feast of the Sacrifice
Wednesday Eid Al-Adha Holiday National Holiday
Thursday Eid Al-Adha Holiday National Holiday
Friday Eid Al-Adha Holiday National Holiday
Tuesday Hijri New Year National Holiday Islamic New Year
Tuesday Mawlid National Holiday
Thursday National Day National Holiday
Friday National Day Holiday National Holiday

Notes

  • Friday and Saturday are the weekend for both public and private sectors
  • Under the Labor Code, Chapter 2 Article 65, all employees are entitled to a paid day off for nationally recognised holidays. If the employee cannot take the day off, they must be paid their regular rate of pay plus 25 per cent, or given a different day off with pay.

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