UAE announces holiday for public, private sector for January 1

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A guide to the full list of UAE public holidays for 2020.

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Published: Thu 31 Oct 2019, 1:10 PM

Last updated: Sun 29 Dec 2019, 2:37 PM

The UAE cabinet earlier this year approved holidays for the public and private sectors in the UAE for 2020.

As for the year 2020, the list of holidays is as follows:
New Year: January 1
Eid Al Fitr: Ramadan 29-Shawwal 3
Arafat Day: Zul Hijjah 9
Eid Al Adha: Zul Hijjah 10-12
Islamic New Year: August 23
Birthday of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH): October 29
Commemoration Day: December 1
National Day: December 2-3

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