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Public Holidays in United Arab Emirates in 2019

United Arab Emirates Upcoming Holidays in United Arab Emirates

Israa & Miaraj Night
Israa & Miaraj Night

3 April 2019 This National holiday is in 39 days. Isra and Mi'raj marks the Night Journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and the ascent into...

Eid Al Fitr
Eid al-Fitr

4 June 2019 This National holiday is in 101 days. The festival of Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Fast breaking, marks the end of Ramadan

Eid Al Fitr Holiday
Eid al-Fitr Holiday

5 June 2019 This National holiday is in 102 days. Second day of the festival that marks the end of the fasting period of the Islamic mont...

United Arab Emirates List of national public holidays of United Arab Emirates in 2019

Day Date Holiday Comments
Tuesday January 01 New Year's Day
Wednesday April 03 Israa & Miaraj Night
Tuesday June 04 Eid Al Fitr The end of Ramadan
Wednesday June 05 Eid Al Fitr Holiday
Thursday June 06 Eid Al Fitr Holiday Public sector
Saturday August 10 Arafat (Haj) Day Arafat Day or Day of Arafa is the second day of the Haj
Sunday August 11 Eid Al Adha Date varies on Lunar cycle
Monday August 12 Eid Al Adha Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
Tuesday August 13 Eid al-Adha Holiday Public sector
Saturday August 31 Hijri New Years Day Islamic New Year
Saturday November 09 Prophet Muhammad's birthday
Saturday November 30 Martyrs' Day
Monday December 02 National Day
Tuesday December 03 National Day Holiday Public sector

Key

National Holiday Government/Public Sector

Notes

  • Islamic holiday exact dates are subject to moon sightings and may differ from the date given
  • in UAE, the weekend is Friday and Saturday
  • A public holiday can be moved to the beginning or to the end of a week if it falls between two working days
  • Public sector workers receive more public holidays than the private sector

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