National Holidays in Oman in 2018

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Oman List of Holidays in Oman in 2018

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Monday Mon New Year's Day National Holiday
Sunday Sun Isra'a Wal Miraj National Holiday
Sunday Sun Holiday National Holiday Dhofar Governorate. For relief after tropical cyclone Mekunu
Monday Mon Holiday National Holiday Dhofar Governorate. For relief after tropical cyclone Mekunu
Tuesday Tue Holiday National Holiday Dhofar Governorate. For relief after tropical cyclone Mekunu
Thursday Thu Eid Al Fitr Holiday National Holiday
Friday Fri Eid Al-Fitr National Holiday End of Ramadan
Sunday Sun Eid Al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday
Monday Mon Eid Al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday
Monday Mon Renaissance Day National Holiday
Sunday Sun Eid Al Adha Holiday National Holiday
Monday Mon Arafat Day National Holiday Haj Day
Tuesday Tue Eid Al-Adha National Holiday
Wednesday Wed Eid Al-Adha Holiday National Holiday
Thursday Thu Eid Al-Adha Holiday National Holiday
Tuesday Tue Hijri New Year National Holiday Islamic New Year
Sunday Sun National Day National Holiday Independence from Portugal in 1650
Monday Mon Sultan's Birthday National Holiday Birthday of Qaboos bin Said al Said
Tuesday Tue Birthday of Prophet Muhammed 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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