President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has received congratulatory cables from the Kings, Presidents and Princes of Muslim and friendly countries, on the occasion of the new Hijri Year.
'The Hijri New Year’s holiday will be observed on Saturday 31 August 2019. Regular working hours will resume on Sunday, Sept.1, 2019”
The holiday will follow a weekend giving private sector employees a long three-day weekend.
The Hijri New Year holiday has been decided to be on Muharram 1, 1444 AH and the corresponding date in the Gregorian calendar.
The parking tariff will be applicable from Sunday, July 31. However fees will be collected where blue plates are installed even on official holidays.
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has received messages of congratulations from Their Highnesses and Majesties, Presidents, Kings and Princes of countries around the world, on the occasion of the New Year, 2021.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received similar messages on the occasion.
This comes in line with the decree issued by the UAE Cabinet to unify the number of holidays between the public and private sectors in 2021 and 2022.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, on Saturday approved the official holidays calendar for government and private sectors employees for 2021 and 2022.
Sheikh Khalifa wished them good health and more progress and prosperity to their peoples. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan have also dispatched similar cables on the occasion.