in the U.A.E 2002
January - New Year's Day
August - Accession of H.H. Sheikh Zayed
February - Haj to begin *
October - Lailat Al Mi'raj *
- 25th February - Eid Al Adha *
November - Ramadan expected to begin *
March - Islamic New Year *
3rd December - UAE National Day
May - Prophet Mohammed's Birthday *
- 7th December - Eid Al Fitr *
The Islamic Holidays are tentative, since they depend on the
sighting of the moon's phase
also be advised of the following:
is a day off for private sector.
and Friday is a day off for Government sector.