UAE: 4-day official holiday for workers in the private and government sectors

In urgent news, a short while ago, details of the federal government setting the date and duration of the New Year's holiday for workers and employees in the private and government sectors in the United Arab Emirates.

In this context, new decisions related to determining the New Year's Day holiday 2022 in the UAE were revealed, which were approved for the private and government sectors:

New Year's holiday 2022 in the private sector:

The New Year holiday begins on Saturday, January 1, 2022, as an official paid holiday for all employees and workers in the private sector in the UAE, on the occasion of the New Year 2022, in accordance with the decision issued by the Council of Ministers regarding official holidays for workers in the state.

New Year's holiday 2022 in the government sector:

The Federal Authority for Government Human Resources, in the UAE, has issued a new circular regarding the New Year's holiday 2022, which begins on Saturday, January 1, 2022, provided that employees and workers in the government sector are scheduled to officially resume work Monday, January 3, 2022, according to a special cabinet decision by holidays.