Officially.. an exceptional paid holiday for all workers and employees for several days..Details

Officially, the start date of the New Year holiday has been set for employees and workers in the United Arab Emirates, in accordance with the recent decisions issued by the federal government.

In this context, hours before the Federal Authority for Governmental Human Resources in the UAE, on Sunday, December 19, 2021, it issued an official statement and circular regarding the date of the upcoming holiday and official holiday on the occasion of the New Year’s Eve celebrations 2022, in accordance with recent federal government decisions.

In a related context, the Federal Authority revealed that the holiday will start in accordance with the federal decision with the first Saturday of January 2022, and it is scheduled that employees and workers in the government sector in the UAE will officially resume work starting from next Monday, January 3, 2022.

The latest statement regarding the New Year's holiday came, in accordance with the decision officially issued by the UAE Cabinet regarding official holidays, in accordance with the new weekly work system in the federal government sector, which is scheduled to start activating on Saturday, January 1, 2022.

It is worth noting that, on the occasion of the New Year, the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources raised the highest congratulations and blessings to His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and to their brothers, Their Highnesses, members of the Supreme Council of the Union, Rulers of the Emirates Congratulations to all citizens and residents of the UAE.