The UAE Cabinet has announced the dates of the country’s holidays for the public and private sectors in 2023.
The country’s residents are in for multiple long breaks next year, including a six-day break.
In the UAE, a unified list for the public and private sectors ensures employees get equal number of days off.
Holidays for 2023
January 1: New Year’s Day
April 20 to 23: Eid Al Fitr
June 27: Arafat Day
June 28 to 30: Eid Al Adha
July 21: Islamic New Year
September 29: Prophet Mohammed’s birthday
December 2 and 3: UAE National Day