Paid leave for Eid Al Fitr has been announced for private sector employees in UAE. The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has announced Eid Al Fitr holidays for the private sector in the country.The paid holidays is applicable to all workers in private sector establishments, institutions and companies in the country.
Paid holidays for private sector employees will start from Ramadan 29 (May 22) to Shawwal 3, 1441. If the holy month is of 29 days, the private sector will get a four-day holiday (Ramadan 29, Shawwal 1, 2, 3). However, if the month extends to 30 days, the private sector will get a five-day holiday (Ramadan 29, 30, Shawwal 1, 2, 3).
#MOHRE announced the dates between 29 Ramadan and 3 Shawwal 1441 (Hijri) to be a paid holiday for all employees working in the private sector in the UAE on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr pic.twitter.com/ksdOBykRIk
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On May 11, the UAE’s Federal Authority for Government Human Resources announced a similar five-day Eid Al Fitr break from Ramadan 29 until Shawwal 3 for public sector employees.