Comprehensive list of public public holidays that are celebrated in india during 2015 with dates and information on the origin and meaning of holidays. Most are islamic occasions and follow the hijri islamic calendar. Today 15 may 2020 is not a holiday in papua new guinea. Comprehensive list of national public holidays that are celebrated in united arab emirates during 2020 with dates and information on the origin and meaning of. As a result, the exact dates of these islamic events vary. Please be advised though that the timings of muslim holidays depend on the sighting of the moon so the dates listed below may vary and only serve as a guide.
List of public holidays in 2015 in uae emirates diary. Uae holidays in 2015 it must be noted that most of the uaes national holidays and festivals are based on the sighting of the moon rather than having fixed dates in the hijri calendar. The law says that employees are entitled to take 10 paid public holidays. One or two days are granted as public holidays, and as december 2 is a friday, it is possible that workers could receive a long weekend. Data from the united nations indicates that the population in 2020 is 9,890,400. List of holidays in 2015 in uae,holidays in uae for 2015. Holidays and observances in united arab emirates in 2020. Learn how to use government eservices through this guide in order to use some of these eservices, you must have an account with smartpass or the. New years day jan 1 new years day which is on january 1, marks the start of the year in the gregorian calendar. Eid alfitr end of ramadan is on saturday, july 18, 2015.
List of uae emirates and how many there are 7 emirates in the uae. By the way, theres no change in the number of holidays in 2015 when you compare the holidays in 2014. We also provide indonesia holiday calendar for 2015 in word, excel, pdf and. Due to this, the actual dates may vary from those listed below. Abu dhabi, dubai, sharjah, ajman, umm al quwain, and fujairah made up the original uae, with ras al khaimah joining a year later in 1972. A comprehensive guide to the worlds best travel destinations, its print heritage stretches back more than 30 years, with the online portal reaching its 20year anniversary in 2019. Other important dates 19 june 2015 predicted start of ramadan please note that the exact dates of the islamic holidays depend on the sighting of the moon and can be off by a few days. Uae official public holidays list 2017 news khaleej times. Below are the list of public holidays in the uae for the year 2015. Public holidays uae for the year 2015 with date and weekday. In this post you can read about the public holidays that are declared by uae government. There are a lot of activities going on each and every day of the year in uae and the best part is, everyone enjoys it. Therefore, the dates of the holidays are subject to change, and we cannot guarantee their complete accuracy.
In the uae, government public sector workers get longer holidays than private sector workers on some occasions eid al adha, eid al fitr, uae. The world travel guide wtg is the flagship digital consumer brand within the columbus travel media portfolio. The complete list of uae public holiday dates in 2019 for ramadan. In practice, some companies do offer time off in lieu where a public holidays falls on the weekend but this is entirely discretionary. United arab emirates public holidays in united arab. Heres the list of uae s expected public holidays in 2015. Following are the public and private sector uae holidays for year 2015. Also known as martyrs day, since 2015, the uae has marked november 30. Published on july 29, 2015 official holidays in dubai and the uae in 2016 are shown in the table below.
Show holidays on a calendar print holidays to pdf unable to find that country please check your spelling and try again or select one of the available countries. Uae united arab emirates public holidays 2021 middle. Holidays and observances in united arab emirates in 2015. Dubais crown prince and chairman of the dubai executive council, sheikh hamdan bin mohammed bin rashid al maktoum, has issued resolution no. Uae public holidays 2015 the money doctor souqalmal. The abu dhabi government has revealed the uae s public holiday dates in 2015 through an announcement in its website. Al ain is not an emirate, it is a city in abu dhabi emirate. Uae public holidays for 2019 and 2020 announced by cabinet the. Overview of holidays and many observances in united arab emirates during the year 2015. Download free editable excel and pdf 2020 calendar with uae public holidays. Public and private sector employees in the uae will have three days holidays in the beginning of the new year 2015, and this will include the birthday of the prophet mohammed pbuh 1436 h. In august 2015, president sheikh khalifa announced that november 30 will be a national holiday to honour emiratis who have fallen in the line of. The official reference to determine islamic occasions, such as the beginning of ramadan or haj, is the hijri calendar.
The list of 2015 public holidays for the uae, released on the abu dhabi government website, is subject to the moon sighting and may differ slightly from the date given. The hijri calendar is the official reference to determine the islamic occasions in the region. Eidalfitr eid ulfitr is the first day of the shawwal. Eid is an arabic word for festivity and fitr means to break. New years day officially declared a holiday in uae source. Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon, and the dates given above are approximations. Uae announces public sector holidays for eid al fitr source. Overview of holidays and many observances in united arab emirates during the year 2020. The above is the list of 2015 public holidays declared in uae which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. Amendment of the law to reflect this addition is pending. Uae public holidays for 2015 announced by abu dhabi government the list of 2015 public holidays for the uae, released on the abu dhabi government website, is subject to the moon sighting and may. National holidays in united arab emirates in 2018 office. Public holidays the official portal of the uae government.
Better to prepare yourself in case you will file for vacation leaves during these dates. The above is the list of 2015 public holidays declared in south africa which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. There are two types of public holidays in abu dhabi fixed holidays such as the national day or the new year day, and islamic holidays, which are subject to moon sighting, and their dates vary each year. The hijri calendar is a lunar calendar with 12 months and 354 days. Abu dhabi government reveals uaes public holidays in 2015. Its the end of ramadan, which is a month of fasting and prayers. Here is the complete list of uae public holidays in 2019 and 2020 for dubai, abu dhabi and the rest of the country.
National holidays in united arab emirates in 2020 office. December 2, 1971, six of the seven sheikhdoms formed the united arab emirates uae. Commemoration day sometimes referred to as martyrs day is celebrated as a public holiday on december 1. Public holidays other than new years day and uae national day are dependent on the islamic calendar and vary from year to year. Twitter facebook instagram youtube linkedin pdf of the newspaper. Uae no, when a public holiday falls on the weekend or any other nonworking day an employee is not entitled to compensation or time off in lieu. This page contains a national calendar of all 2018 public holidays. Martyrs day renamed from commemoration day in 2018 is usually on 30 nov each year, since 2015, to commemorate the memory of uae. They are abu dhabi auh, ajman ajm, dubai dxb, fujairah fuj, ras al khaimah rak, sharjah shj, and umm al quwain uaq. Al israawalmiraj ascension day al israa wal miraj is an islamic holiday which is observed annually on the 27th day of the islamic month of rajab, according to the hijiri calendar. Uae public holidays for 2017 announced by abu dhabi government. We also provide south africa holiday calendar for 2015 in word, excel, pdf and printable online formats.
The official reference to determine islamic occasions, such as the. The best sleeping position for back pain, neck pain, and sciatica tips from a physical therapist duration. Uae public holidays for 2019 and 2020 announced by cabinet. Its considered as a national holiday in united arab emirates. If you are a local, a regular traveller to united arab emirates or a travel professional with time to contribute and answer occasional forum questions, please contact us. The schedule of public holidays in the united states is largely influenced by the schedule of federal holidays, but is controlled by private sector employers who provide 62% of the total u. This list includes the government uae holidays in 2019 and 2020 that are fixed dates, as well as the uae public holidays that are dependent on. The private and public sectors will now enjoy the same number of holidays 14 days.
Federal ministries, public departments and government institutions are closed during public holidays. Show holidays on a calendar print holidays to pdf unable to find that country. The 2015 public holiday dates have been released eid al adha and eid al fitr are expected to be three days each and uae national day two. Other 2015 holidays that may lead to extended weekends are eid al fitr july 1820, eid al adha september 46, hijri new years day october 15, and uae national day december 23. Public holiday news office holidays provides calendars with dates and information on public holidays and bank holidays in key countries around the world. Holidays and observances in united arab emirates in 2014. See uae public holidays 2016 muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon, and the dates given above are approximations.
Uae public holidays for 2015 announced by abu dhabi. National holidays in united arab emirates in 2020 office holidays. Aug 21, 2019 2020 calendar with public holidays in united arab emirates. Lailat al miraj night of ascension is on saturday, may 16, 2015. Also known as martyrs day, since 2015, the uae has marked. In 2015, martyrs day was added as an additional holiday in connection with uae national day. News on education, holidays, crime, environment, government, health, weather etc. List of national and regional public holidays of indonesia in 2015. Discover upcoming public holiday dates for papua new guinea and start planning to make the most of your time off. Uae considering regional public holidays news update. The following list shows the public holidays in the uae for the year 2017. List of the 2015 indonesia holidays or indonesia festivals for 2015.
Uae public holidays 2018 announced by abu dhabi government. On 5 march 2019, the uae cabinet announced official holidays for the public and private sectors for the years 2019 and 2020. We are looking for contributors for our united arab emirates travel guide. The ministry of human resources and emiratisation issued a clarification regarding 10 paid public holidays in uae this year. Uae public holidays 2020 this page contains a national calendar of all 2020 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. See uae public holidays 2014 muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon, and the dates given above are approximations. The seventh sheikhdom, ras al khaymah, joined the uae in 1972. At the federal level, there are 2,445 federal eservices. The united arab emirates government announced official holidays for the public and private sectors for the years 2019. This decision aims to achieve a balance between the two sectors in the number of official holidays they are entitled to. List of uae holidays public and national holidays 2015 more information.
Heres the list of uaes expected public holidays in 2015. The population of the uae has grown rapidly in recent times. Gulf news provides latest news from abu dhabi, dubai and other emirates. Public holidays in the united arab emirates wikipedia. Public holidays for the uae united arab emirates in the year 2015.50 1144 251 644 1474 318 653 875 436 122 554 1255 1368 763 1505 1259 1557 1326 1143 712 126 1474 918 1575 459 1171 102 620 1485 1021 617 867 1538 478 1562 715 1018 1450 454 533 572 628 862 413 357 813 72 971 1145