The UAE government has decided that Eid Al Adha holidays for private sector employees will be from Friday October 3, 2014 to Sunday October 5, a 3 day break.
This was announced in a circular issued by Saqr Ghobash, Minister of Labour, pursuant to the provisions of Article 74 of Federal Law No. 8 of 1980 concerning the regulation of labour relations, as amended, which states that the Eid Al Adha holidays for the private sector will be for three days.
For the Public Sectoe the holidays will start from Friday, October 3, 2014, until Monday, October 6, 2014. That is a four-day holiday break for Eod. All Federal employees will return to work on Tuesday, October 7.
Time to plan something for the days off…