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UAE (United Arab Emirates) Public Holidays 2022

See also: 2022 public holidays in Middle East, Oman, OPEC, Saudi Arabia and worldwide.

This page contains the list of UAE (United Arab Emirates) 2022 official public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of UAE (United Arab Emirates) official public holidays in 2022 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Saturday New Year's Day
Sunday New Year Holiday (weekend change)
Saturday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Sunday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Monday Eid al Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Tuesday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Wednesday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Thursday Eid al Fitr Holiday government
Friday Eid al Fitr Holiday government
Saturday Eid al Fitr Holiday government
Sunday Eid al Fitr Holiday government
Saturday Public Holiday (Death of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan)
Sunday Public Holiday (Death of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan)
Monday Public Holiday (Death of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan)
Friday Arafat Day
Saturday Eid al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Sunday Eid al Adha Holiday
Monday Eid al Adha Holiday
Saturday Islamic New Year Holiday
Saturday The Prophet's Birthday
Thursday Commemoration Day
Friday UAE National Day
Saturday National Day Holiday

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Recent UAE (United Arab Emirates) Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to UAE (United Arab Emirates) public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in UAE (United Arab Emirates)


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in UAE (United Arab Emirates), with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2022-2032).

UAE (United Arab Emirates) Background Information and Links