National Holidays in United Arab Emirates in 2020

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United Arab Emirates List of Holidays in United Arab Emirates in 2020

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Wednesday New Year's Day National Holiday
Sunday Israa & Miaraj Night Not A Public Holiday
Friday Eid al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday Ramadan 29
Saturday Eid al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday Ramadan 30
Sunday Eid Al Fitr National Holiday End of Ramadan
Monday Eid al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday Shawwal 2
Tuesday Eid al-Fitr Holiday National Holiday Shawwal 3
Thursday Afrah Day National Holiday
Friday Eid Al Adha National Holiday Feast of the Sacrifice
Saturday Eid Al Adha National Holiday
Sunday Eid Al Adha Holiday National Holiday
Sunday Hijri New Year's Day National Holiday Hijri New Year
Thursday Prophet Muhammad’s birthday National Holiday
Tuesday Commemoration Day National Holiday
Wednesday National Day National Holiday
Thursday National Day National Holiday

Notes

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

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