Eid Al Fitr in UAE on Friday: Moon-sighting committee

Eid Al Fitr in UAE on Friday: Moon-sighting committee

The public sector will observe their Eid break until Sunday, June 17, while the private sector will observe a two-day break on Friday and Saturday.



By Web Report

Published: Thu 14 Jun 2018, 8:53 PM

Last updated: Fri 15 Jun 2018, 11:04 AM

The festival of Eid Al Fitr will be observed in the UAE on Friday as the crescent of the Shawwal moon was sighted on Thursday evening by the moon-sighting committee.

Earlier today evening, the moon-sighting committee on Saudi Arabia had reported spotting the Shawwal moon.

In the UAE, the public sector will observe their Eid break until Sunday, June 17, while the private sector will observe a two-day break on Friday and Saturday.


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