Public Holidays in Jordan for 2007 and 2008. Official weekend for Jordan is Friday.

2007
1 Jan New Year’s Day.
20 Jan Muharram (Islamic New Year).
30 Jan King Abdullah II’s Birthday.
31 Mar Birthday of the Prophet Muhammad pbuh.
6 Apr Good Friday.
9 Apr Easter Monday.
1 May Labour Day.
25 May Independence Day.
10 Jun Army Day.
11 Aug Prophet’s Ascension.
13 Sep Ramadan begins.
13 Oct Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan).
14 Nov King Hussein Remembrance Day.
20 Dec Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice).
25 Dec Christmas.

2008
1 Jan New Year’s Day.
10 Jan Islamic New Year.
30 Jan King Abdullah II’s Birthday.
20 Mar Mawlid al-Nabi (Birth of the Prophet).
21 Mar Good Friday.
23 Mar Easter Monday.
1 May Labour Day.
25 May Independence Day.
10 Jun Army Day.
30 Jul Prophet’s Ascension.
2 Sep Ramadan begins.
2 Oct Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan).
14 Nov King Hussein Remembrance Day.
9 Dec Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice).
25 Dec Christmas.
29 Dec Islamic New Year.



One Comment to “Public Holidays in Jordan”

  1. Debo Hobo | October 18th, 2007 at 5:54 am

    It is neat to see how the holidays vary from one country to another.

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