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UAE: October 21 Announced Non-working Holiday

Good news for workers in the public and private sectors in the UAE!

Long weekend ahead as UAE honors the Prophet Muhammad’s (PBUH) birthday on Thursday, October 21.

Citing the Islamic Calendar, the prophet’s birthday is observed on the 12th of Rabi Al-Awwal--the third month of the calendar--in most of the Islamic countries.

The last holiday this year for UAE workers would be from December 1 to 4 during Commemoration Day and UAE National Day.


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