Below is the list of public holidays in United Arab Emirates for year 2007 and 2008. The duration for Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha will be varied from 2 days to 10 days depending on the region.In United Arab Emirates, official weekend is on Friday.

Public Holidays in 2007

  • 1 Jan New Year’s Day.
  • 20 Jan Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year).
  • 31 Mar Mouloud (Birth of the Prophet).
  • 11 Aug Leilat al-Meiraj (Ascension of the Prophet).
  • 13 Oct Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan).
  • 2 Dec National Day.
  • 20 Dec Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice).
  • Public Holidays in 2008

  • 1 Jan New Year’s Day.
  • 10 Jan Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year).
  • 20 Mar Mouloud (Birth of the Prophet).
  • 30 Jul Leilat al-Meiraj (Ascension of the Prophet).
  • 2 Oct Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan).
  • 2 Dec National Day.
  • 9 Dec Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice).
  • 29 Dec Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year).


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