Source:Emirates News Agency Posted: Tuesday, February 12, 2002 Updated: Tuesday, June 12, 2018
During yesterday's Cabinet meeting, it was agreed that the 29th day of the month of Ramadan would henceforth become an official public holiday.
In addition, in the years when the month of Ramadan has 30 days, then the 30th day of Ramadan will also be a non-working public holiday.
The aforementioned decision was taken at yesterday's Cabinet meeting.
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