| 23 April 2024, Tuesday |

UAE public sector holiday for Prophet’s birthday announced

In celebration of Prophet Mohammed’s birthday, public sector workers in the United Arab Emirates will take the day off on Saturday, October 8.

The Federal Authority for Government Human Resources, according to the official WAM news agency, issued a circular on Saturday confirming the holiday’s date for those working in the public sector after it had already been announced.

A circular issued by UAE entity added that work will resume on Monday October 10.

The Authority also congratulated UAE President Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Duabi’s rule Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum the Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the Emirates; as well as the people of the UAE and the Arab and Islamic nations on the occasion.

Other public holidays this year include the UAE’s Commemoration Day and National Day, commemorating the founding of the union in 1971, which falls on December 1 and 2.

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